The Quest for Self-Improvement Never Ends

I am not and never will be perfect. I am not always as honest, respectful, responsible, fair or as kind as I should be. All I can do is what I should do – strive every day, with every decision, to be the best person I can be. I don’t expect to be perfect but I […]

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The Quest for Self-Improvement Never Ends

COMMENTARY 943.1: Justin’s Introduction to Candor

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When my son Justin was in high school, I went to an open house to meet his teachers. I was taken aback when one teacher casually mentioned that she had disciplined my son for cheating on a homework assignment. I asked my son why he hadn’t told me about this incident. “You didn’t ask,” he […]

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SUCCESS & FAILURE: Greatest Quotations Ever on Success and Failure compiled by Michael Josephson

We are glad you visited us to find this selection quotes on mothers and motherhood. The Josephson Institute is a nonprofit organization devoted to increasing the ethical quality of individual and personal decision making.  I hope you’ll browse our other entries and subscribe to our What Will Matter blog at www.whatwillmatter.com (it’s free) and/or our […]

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OBSERVATION & QUOTE ON CHARACTER: “There is a big difference between what you have a right to do  and what is right to do. “- Justice Potter Stewart.

How often do we hear someone defend against an action of wrongdoing by the claim that what they did was within the law? This defense may work n court but not at the gates of heaven. One has a right to do what is legal, that does not mean it is right to do it. […]

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OBSERVATION & QUOTE ON CHARACTER: “There is a big difference between what you have a right to do  and what is right to do. “- Justice Potter Stewart.

SELF-DISCIPLINE. Self Discipline is the Power to say No to yourself…

SELF-DISCIPLINE. Self Discipline is the Power to say No to yourself, to give up Something now so you will get Something you want even more later. Self discipline can also be called will power referring to the emotional muscles to delay gratification – like this dog and his biscuit – and resist temptations for a […]

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On Rick Perry's plan to reform Wall Street | Economics Blog � AEIdeas

The GOP presidential candidate laid out his vision for Wall Street reform in a speech Wednesday. And among his policy proposals, Perry apparently advocated for the return of the Glass-Steagall Act, which established a …

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Chad's Morning Brief: Rick Perry Speaks About Wall Street Reform …

Rick Perry talks Wall Street Reform. The Chad Hasty Show airs 8:30-11am on 790AM KFYO.

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Teachers affect all eternity. You never know where their influence stops.

Teachers affect all eternity. You never know where their influence stops.” – Henry Adams. The day to day tribulations of teaching, especially in often overcrowded and under-resourced public schools, can be so consuming that both the teachers and students forget the monumentally important impact they have on children. Often the impact goes unnoticed but it […]

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If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it.

If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place. – Nora Roberts This is a variation of the Wayne Gretzky comment: “I miss 100% of the shots I don’t take.” Whether it […]

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COMMENTARY 942.5: Eighteen Random Rules of Life

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I love maxims, those concise capsules of worldly wisdom. I collect them and write them and, of course, love to share them. Here are 18 random rules of life worth posting on your mirror or, better yet, using as dinner-time discussion starters. Find the lesson in every failure and you’ll never fail. The likelihood that […]

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