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“The easiest way to knock the chip off a shoulder is a pat on the back” Zig Ziglar *  I had a difficult time thinking of a name for this post.  Any suggestions?

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365 Days Later

On May 13, 2016, I began reading a 365-page book, one page each day. The book,  “The One Year Daily Insights with Zig Ziglar and Dr. Ike Reighard”  is partially described by Zig as, . . .”you will find quotes, … Continue reading

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No Distractions

Taken from this book, today’s insight.   Let the seeking man reach a place where life and lips join to say continually “Be thou exalted.” and a thousand minor problems will be solved at once. His Christian life ceases to … Continue reading

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Wrapping It Up, Pt. II

Wrapping It Up, Pt.1 can be found here. Pt. II:  Last year, on May 13th,  I began reading “The One Year Daily Insights With Zig Ziglar and Dr. Ike Reighard. The book had been recomended by a friend and there … Continue reading

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On Opportunity

Today, seize your opportunities and keep in mind that your greatest blessings may be masquerading as the biggest obstacles in your path.   . . . an excerpt from today’s mediatation, The One Year Daily Insights with Zig Ziglar and … Continue reading

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On Criticism

“Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember, the only taste of success some people have is when they take a bite out of you.”  . . .  Zig Ziglar

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Prison Or Classroom?

Life is all about perspective. If we see difficult people and painful situations as threats, they may become prisons for our souls. Like inmates in medieval dungeons, we languish away for days and weeks, wishing the problems would just go … Continue reading

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On Money

Money never made a man happy yet, nor will it. There is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more a man has, the more he wants. Instead of filling a vacuum, it makes one. If it satisfies one … Continue reading

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Trading

“The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what you want most for what you want now.”   Zig Ziglar  

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Note To Self

“Things you say in a matter of seconds are never forgotten in a lifetime.” By Rev. Ike Reighard, from today’s insight. How I’ve started my day since May 13th.  Thanks to Dick P. for telling me about this book.   

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Fish And Evil

A snippet taken from today’s meditation  from Zig and Dr.Ike’s Book of daily insights.   “Fish probably aren’t aware that they are wet, and we probably aren’t aware of the impact of evil on our lives because we’ve never been … Continue reading

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In & Out Of Consciousness

No, not me, but our wi-fi doesn’t seem to like the new occupants. It cuts  in and out at the most inopportune times, . . .  like when you want to use it. Unfortunately, we have higher  priorities, but should eventually … Continue reading

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Leadership

  “Even a two-car parade gets fouled up if you don’t decide ahead of time who’s going to lead” . . . Zig Ziglar   Live from Southwest Michigan, our new home.

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Compliments

“A sincere compliment is one of the most effective tools to teach and motivate others”.    Unfortunately,  most folks didn’t get the memo.     

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Attitude

“If you go out looking for friends, you’re going to find they are very scarce. If you go out and be a friend, you’ll find them eveywhere”   From “Great Quotes from Zig Ziglar”

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