Monthly Archives: March, 2013

Ethics

“Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.”  - Mark Twain Ethics refers to a set of norms and morals that govern human action and inform what we ought or should do. This is a very powerful part of our lives that frequently can cause a conflict for us. How often …

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Enthusiasm

“When a man dies, if he can pass enthusiasm along to his children, he has left them an estate of incalculable value.”  - Thomas Edison Most if not all of us have read about and learned about Thomas Edison and his invention of the electric bulb and phonograph. Did you know that he had 1093 …

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Willpower

“When you see a thing clearly in your mind, your creative “success mechanism” within you takes over and does the job much better than you could do it by conscious effort or “willpower” – Maxwell Maltz – Surgeon and Founder of Psycho-Cybernetics Willpower is a word that we frequently use with negative meanings, values and …

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Taking Massive Action

“God never appears to you in person, but always in action.” – Gandhi We live in a time of action terms that include: alacrity, proactively, swiftness, promptness, boldness and action oriented. There are many more, but for the purpose of this brief message, they will suffice. I am frequently asked by congregants and clients alike …

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Effort

“It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that things are difficult.” Seneca – Roman Philosopher – 4BC – 65AD Wow! What a powerful statement. We like to believe that our thinking is so modern and that we are forever developing new and creative …

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