Do you talk out loud or internally to your yourself? Of course you do. In fact, I suspect for all of us we talk to ourselves all the time. So here’s the question — What tone of voice do you use? Are you harsh, lecturing, and even abusive at times? I know I am. I…

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We can’t all be heroes because someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by. — Will Rogers With a little editorial license in an effort to not offend, I’d like to tell you a story. Our Razorback football team in the spring used to attend what was called “fourth quarter class.”…

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This is the true joy in life, the being used for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one; the being thoroughly worn out before you are thrown on the scrap heap; the being a force of Nature instead of a feverish selfish little clod of ailments and grievances complaining that the world will…

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If you knew what I know about the power of giving, you would not let a single meal pass without sharing it in some way. — Buddhist Saying My book club is reading a book called Progress written by Johan Norberg. The first chapter is about food, and all the progress that has been made in…

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I learned that life on a pedestal is cold, hard, unforgiving, and best avoided. — Tori Murden McClure, A Pearl In the Storm. Tori McClure writes that when she was two, she went on a mission to scale a four foot pedestal in her parent’s entryway. One day she made her way up, but she learned it’s a…

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