Monthly Archives: December 2014

Charles Caleb Colton

“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.” – Charles Caleb Colton, cleric and writer, born c. 1780 – died c. 1832 Advertisements

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Sarasota, Florida

Children stand on a boat, one of them pointing over at the nets across the river. Image in Sarasota, Florida, from 1949.   Image from the following source.

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Lou Holtz

“Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.”  – Lou Holtz, coach and motivational speaker, born January 6th, 1937

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Rudyard Kipling

“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.” – Rudyard Kipling, writer of “The Jungle Book,”, December 30th, 1865 – January 18th, 1936 Happy Birthday!!

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Epictetus

“There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.” – Epictetus, Greek Stoic philosopher, 55 AD – 135 AD

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Old Photo of the Day – Jimenbuen, Australia

This beautiful river is located in the town of Jimenbuen, Australia. Photo taken around 1900. Image and information from the following source.

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Heraclitus

“Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.” – Heraclitus, Greek philosopher, 544 BCE – 475 BCE

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