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being a grown-up

Without taking into account the many variables (maybe hundreds of variables) that can impact a person's life throughout (and those variables that can impact a person's life on any given day or week),…
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prerequisiting

"You have to be the person before the job is offered to you." Thomas Keller | 1955 - | American chef & restaurateur Keller's thought is from a short video during an interview in 2019 celebrat…
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review & reflect

There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self. Your own self. So you have to begin there, not outside, not on other people. Aldous Huxley | 1894 -…
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work, love, jail

“First, how can I be sure that I’ll be happy in my career? Second, how can I be sure that my relationships with my spouse and my family become an enduring source of happiness? Third, how can I be sure…
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212 day

How many times do we find ourselves wishing we'd given someone or something a little extra effort and attention earlier rather than later?The beautiful thing…Today (right now, this moment) can be the…
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stay in person

“Each, in his appropriate sphere, will lead in person.” George S. Patton | 1885 - 1945 | American army general Patton shared that in 1944 in his first Letter of Instruction to the l…
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good chains

“If you open your mind, you will learn wherever you are.” Jacques Pépin | 1935 - | American-French celebrity chef, writer, and culinary educator Pépin was quoted saying that for a New…
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today ... this day

62 - 64 - 64 - 62 Those are your quarterly workdays of opportunity for 2020 (252 in all ... give or take a few depending on where you are or how much vacation you enjoy). Roughly 21 days per month…
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perfectly pleasant

My wife and I went to New York City to celebrate the beginning of our next chapter ... empty nesters. It was a wonderful trip. Food was a big part of it. One morning, we were lucky enough to be…
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