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Dilbert, Passion and Goals

If you have ever read a Dilbert comic strip in the newspaper, then you probably know that the strip’s writer is Scott Adams. The strip has been wildly successful for nearly 3 decades, in part because many people think that … Continue reading

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December 23 – Have I gotten the most out of my abilities?

December 23. “Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.” (Zig Ziglar) Today’s quote is one that can either be a reaffirming acknowledgement that I am doing all that I can in life, or a slap in … Continue reading

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December 10 – Success comes from within

December 10. “Not in time, place or circumstances, but in the person lies success.” (Charles B. Rouss) “Some people just get all the luck”. You will sometimes hear that sentence used to describe a successful person, and usually the person … Continue reading

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November 1 – Doing the job at hand with enthusiasm

November 1. “I found that the men and women who got to the top were those that did the jobs they had in hand with everything they had of energy, enthusiasm and hard work.” (Harry Truman) Relatively speaking, it is … Continue reading

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October 23 – Spending my time on my burning desire

October 23. “Success is focusing the full power of all you are on what you have a burning desire to achieve.” (Winfred Peterson) Focusing the full power of all I am on what I have a burning desire to achieve. … Continue reading

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October 22 – Calibrating my success gauge

October 22. “Failure is success if we learn from it.” (Malcolm Forbes) Many of the quotes recently have been about failure and success. Today’s is a neat summary of some of my thoughts on the subject. It is a given … Continue reading

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October 12 – Success, failure and enthusiasm

October 12. “Success is often nothing more than moving from one failure to the next with undiminished enthusiasm.” (Winston Churchill) The most difficult time to maintain enthusiasm is in the face of failure. It is when we have tried, and … Continue reading

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