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"Not Knowing"

“Sometimes we lose things before we have them” - Rob Thomas · And .. · Sometimes we think we “have them” .. but then they are gone. · Because .. · “Every relationship IS just so tenuous and precarious.” - Larry David · Hearts develop cracks .. become broken · “I love you” should ...

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“Creative Destruction & Destructive Creations”

“Modern physics has .. revealed that every sub-atomic particle not only performs an energy dance, but also IS an energy dance; a pulsating process of creation and destruction.” · Fritjof Capra · “At long last, we may be returning to the original two-sided sense of the word virus, ...

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Breakthroughs. Your mind is a ship. Your heart gives wings.

“Every challenge you encounter in life is a fork in the road. You have the choice to choose which way to go - backward, forward, breakdown or breakthrough.” · - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha · To have a breakthrough in your life .. requires “Breaking Free” · .. free from the pattern of th ...

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The heart of the mind & the mind of the heart

Can Peace & Wisdom prevail in CHAOS? · Does the quality of your thoughts determine the quality of your life? · “The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” — Marcus Aurelius · Right or wrong .. good or bad: the quality of your thoughts will be impacted ...

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The Fellowship of Friendship

And a youth said, “speak to us of friendship." · And he answered, saying: · "Your friend is your needs answered. · He is your field which you sow with love and reap with thanksgiving. · And he is your board and your fireside. · For you come to him with your hunger, and you seek h ...

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A “dream picture of oneself” Needs & Fanciful Desires, Wants & Wishes

I’m going to start with the Epilogue because when you are AIMING for anything in LIFE .. it is wise to begin with the end in mind. · “Search for the master plan in the decisions .. that you make” (expectations that you set) – Farooq Omar · There are two ways to travel through lif ...

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Broken-thoughts & Hope for Human-onions

  · We are like human onions · .. born into a hurting world .. · Our outer skin we show as pearled · But peel it back .. a netherworld · Many layers .. many fears · Many burdens .. many tears · Buried feelings .. hidden scars · Wounded hearts .. lives are marred · Some are bitter ...

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The Fractal State of Humanity. Hidden Forces for you & against you

  · “To see a world in a grain of sand · And a heaven in a Wild Flower, · Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand · And Eternity in an hour” · ~ William Blake ~ ·  Seeing fractals in different ways: · Fractals in nature · Fractals in people · Fractal State of Humanity · Forces: Fo ...

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The Compass of Destiny

  · “Character is like a tree and reputation is like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.” - Abraham Lincoln  · “Reputation is for time; character is for eternity.” J. B.Gough ·   · Be careful .. who you love  · Be careful .. what you love    ...

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Would you rather be lucky or be blessed?

Being lucky is the idea that by chance, something in the universe made a situation go in your favor.  · Being blessed is attributing a given situation to the goodness of God or another person. ·   · Which has greater VALUE? · .. to be Lucky · .. to be Blessed ·   · "Lucky is the ...

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Wrinkles of Wisdom. Keys.

This poetic post is in honor of our dear Professor Ali Anani who issued a SWEET request to this bee. · To write a poem on “Wrinkled Organizations & Humans” · This did require an increase of thought-filled lumens ;~) · Who else would come up with such an interesting topic &am ...

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Aim for the heart & speak the truth in love. What will your words say about you?

A delving question. · “How do you like it when someone speaks to you straight from the gut?” - Alan Geller · The question can be reversed. · How do others like it when you speak “straight from the gut?” · Answers offer revelation. An insight into you .. into them. · Before I ...

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"She not there"

“She’s not there” · Her name is “Wisdom” · Being in the Light is her delight · From darkness .. she takes flight · You won’t find her hanging out with “unsavory characters” · Those considered: disagreeable & unpleasant because they are morally disreputable · “Take a wal ...

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Rash Decisions

It is written: “Wisdom is not hasty” · It has been said: “Act in leisure .. repent in haste” · Decisions made in haste .. are destined to produce waste. · “Rash decisions” · From where do they stem? · Very often we live to “regret” them · Very often, they make us feel cond ...

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The Cat in the Hat & The Bureaucrat Rats

Oh dear .. the “cancel culture” gods are loose · And now they’re coming for dear Dr. Seuss · Please tell me what’s wrong with “The Cat in the Hat” · .. only ogres & rats could create problems like that .. · “Oh dear!” said the cat. “You do not like our game · .. Oh dear . ...

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"Regrets" and unopened doors

Some REGRETS are like grains of sand .. others upon a mountain stand · The moment to change your mind has long-slipped through your hands · Decisions made in haste are destined to produce waste. · You believed the wrong things · Now your heart refuses to sing · Might your re ...

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“Behind the entryway”

In your heart & soul, behind the entryway, · .. there is a warm and delicate spot · .. where fortunes recollected are kept, · carrying a grin to your lips .. a tear to your eye, · .. what's more, dreams for you to appreciate. · Indeed, in your heart, behind the entryway, ...

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“The path to well-being is paved with well-doing"

“The way to improve the world is first by using one’s own heart and hands and head,” - Robert Pirsig · “Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen, and a push in the right direction.” · — John Crosby · “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn ...

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Be Like a Tree

"We never look deeply into the quality of a tree; we never really touch it, feel its solidity, its rough bark, and hear the sound that is part of the tree. Not the sound of wind through the leaves, not the breeze of a morning that flutters the leaves, but its own sound, the sound ...

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"Stay asleep sweet sheep"

A governing strategy to rope-the-dopes · “Submitting to censorship is to enter the seductive world of "The Giver." A utopian world where there are no bad words and no bad deeds. But it is also the world where choice has been taken away and reality distorted. And that is the most ...

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