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Be Like A Tree…

December 15, 2013

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Looking up at three California redwood trees

“Be like a tree in pursuit of your cause. Stand firm, grip hard, thrust upward. Bend to the winds of heaven. And learn tranquility.” – Memorial dedication to forester Richard St. Barbe Baker I came across this quote while reading William Ury’s The Power of a Positive No and thought it would be perfect for today’s […]

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Climbing A Great Hill…

December 8, 2013

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View of Half Dome from Glacier Point Yosemite

“After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.” – Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013) With the passing of Nelson Mandela this week, it is only fitting for today’s Super Quote Sunday to be one of his many inspiring leadership quotes. Even more inspiring – Mandela achieved the […]

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Perfection is…

December 1, 2013

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Woman in pink coat skating

Perfection is boring. Getting better is where all the fun is. – Dragos Roua It’s Super Quote Sunday and this is a great quote for wrapping up National Blog Posting Month. Writing every day certainly gave me a lot of practice and was even fun. In the photo I am practicing my skating moves. Since […]

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Genius is…

November 24, 2013

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Sculpture of three stacks of smooth rocks

Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple – C.W. Ceram Think about the things you enjoy using the most. Are they easy and simple to use or complicated? Keep it simple. The ability to do so is genius! Related Articles Passion… Curiosity… Super Quote Sunday: Johann Goethe

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Passion…

November 17, 2013

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Olivier Piffaudat making chocolate at a home course

Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it. – Julia Child I thought this photo of my friend Olivier Piffaudat was perfect for today’s Super Quote Sunday. Olivier is a pastry chef and chocolatier who demonstrates his tremendous passion for, and interest in, what he does with every tasty treat he makes. […]

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Curiosity…

November 10, 2013

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Two men photographing a squirrel at Yosemite

Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people. – Leo Burnett I am participating in National Blog Posting Month (NaBloPoMo), which is why I am blogging each day in November. Since I was struggling to post monthly throughout 2013, switching to daily is a serious […]

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