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Google Doesn’t Do It For Me

Not quite the same as standing up from my desk, reaching to the top shelf of my book-case, searching for the worn green cover, ‘The New Roget’s Thesaurus Revised Edition. Essential for Home, school, office.’ An old friend always there, … Continue reading

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Springs of Life

Watch over your heart with all diligence for from it flow the springs of life. ~Proverbs

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Listen For Wisdom

The words of the wise heard in quietness are better than the shouting of a ruler among fools. ~Ecclesiastes  

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Wisdom

The aim of wisdom is to dream high enough to lose the dream in the seeking of it. ~William Faulkner

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Dealing With Controversy

A wise man has well reminded us that in any controversy the instant we feel anger we have already ceased striving for truth, and have begun striving for ourselves. ~ Thomas Carlyle

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Wisdom

Our wisdom comes from our experience, and our experience comes from our foolishness. ~ Sacha Guitry

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Trust

So nebulous, trust. We trust others words explicitly but are surprised to learn those words were thrown like a weapon or a handful of stones meant to trip up our thoughts, get us off track. And yet trust is necessary … Continue reading

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Noble Art

Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the noble art of leaving things undone. The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of non-essentials. ~Lin Yutang

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Hermit Moments

Hermit moments with yourself, by yourself, accepting yourself, loving yourself – learn all the wisdom of the world.  

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Step Wisely

Step up – offers help, advice, assistance, compassion. Step in – takes over, control, responsibility. Big difference. Step wisely. ©2014 Sharron R. McMillan

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