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Get Ready to Seize the Day

If I only had only 500 words of wisdom to leave to humanity, before leaving this experience we call “life” for another, I would begin by saying this: tomorrow is never a promise, live full today. T…

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How You Can Turn Heartache Into Triumph

Barbara Marx Hubbard says that “Crisis is an evolutionary driver.” Our world is certainly in crisis. I passionately believe the ultimate way to take part in the evolution of humankind is to wholeheart…

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What Matters Most (Poem)

There’s no right answer, to what matters most. The heart of each of us holds a special choice. What matters is living fully, in every possible way. Live like you mean it, like there is no nex…

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How Much Does A Great Life Cost?

One of the most thought provoking pieces of advice I received came in the form of this question: "How much money do you really need to live a great life?" The answer? Ultimately, it's not about the…

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Strangers Band Together to Save 91-Year-Old From Being Evicted

When John Potter built his house in 1957, he never dreamed that nearly six decades later, someone would be trying to kick him out of it. Yet that is the situation the 91-year-old widower is facing …

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What Losing His Voice Taught Roger Ebert

Recently-deceased film critic, Roger Ebert, will best be known for his infamous pans of beloved movies, such as “Dead Poet’s Society” and “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.” But it was his late-in-l…

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Wisdom from Dr. Shellie Hipsky

Share that which you know to be most important. Seize opportunities to pass on knowledge. Enable others to find and utilize their own gifts. If you can get eggs, red roses, or doughnuts by the doze…

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10 Reasons To Volunteer Today

"The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others." ~ Ghandi Imagine you are at Thanksgiving dinner and instead of being asked by a doting relative, “How's work going?” y…

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Kudos to every animal sanctuary. tyfs.

A shame they look at this as a punishment. I remember school lunch, and meatless Monday sounds like …