Tag Archives: motivation

Everyone’s free (to wear sunscreen)

Happy Memorial Day everyone! I hope that this message finds you all enjoying the holiday and taking time to remember and honor those who have passed on before.  In honor of the day, I chose to share the song “Everybody’s … Continue reading

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Always Look on the Bright Side

Sometimes life gets us down and we start fixating on all the things that aren’t going right.  Maybe it’s a dead end job or a problem at home.  Maybe it’s financial troubles.  Maybe it’s that feeling that you are not … Continue reading

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Quickly Quotable #9

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, … Continue reading

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Quickly Quotable #8

“You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.” Zig Ziglar American motivational Speaker and Author “The difficulty of literature is not to write, but to write what you mean” Robert Louis Stevenson Scottish Essayist, Poet and … Continue reading

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Where the Hell is matt?

It’s Monday motivation time! In 2006, a YouTube video of a guy doing a funny little dance all around the world went viral and caught the attention of Stride gum.  With their support, in 2008 he created a bigger and … Continue reading

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YouTube Clip: Lost Generation

It’s Monday motivation time!  This week’s clip was the second place winner in the “AARP U @ 50” contest and has generated lots of buzz around the internet.  The contest asked for short videos from people between 18 and 30 … Continue reading

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“The Witch Aria” from BBC’s Merlin

It’s Monday, which means I shall treat you all to some musical motivation. This video is from the first episode of BBC’s television series “Merlin.” The vocalist is Emma Brain-Gabbott, the actress the talented Eve Myles (who runs a nifty … Continue reading

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Fake it till you make it

Confidence.  Are some people born with it or is it a skill that must be learned?  I would like to believe that it is a skill and that with patience and courage it can be learned.  If this is true, … Continue reading

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