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You get what you allow

Stand up for what you believe in. Otherwise, you get what you allow.

 

Detox from TV; hit the gym

Here is how Tim Ferriss, author of The 4-Hour Body, went from geek to freak and gained 34 pounds of muscle in four weeks.

 

You can only get there one step at a time

I am impatient by nature. I have to keep telling myself that life is a marathon, not a sprint.

 

Lying makes you weak

It’s easy to forget that once you tell a lie, you can never look the person affected in their eye quite like before. Honesty makes you a pillar of strength. Dishonesty makes you a weakling.

 

This too shall pass

Rain will surely come one day. Be resolutely patient. Rome was not built in a week or a year.

 

All of us are smarter than one of us

That just happens to be the slogan of our parent company, Communitelligence. Our boss said we were wise owls to use it here.

 

Ponder the blue horizon

Living and working in a media-saturated world requires taking time out to forgetaboutit. As the well-used saying goes, “it’s all little stuff.”

 

Children need the freedom and time to play.

What did you do for fun today? Don’t dodge the question. If you’re not having a little fun every day, you’re missing one of the reasons we’re alive. Steal away tomorrow and do something fun. Like playing in a sprinkler with someone you love. Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity.