WoW – Know the ropes.

This is very good advice. The term “ropes” stimulates multiple conversations. With ropes you can tie yourself up, you can tie others up, and you can even tie up situations. You can use a rope as a climbing tool and … More

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WoW – Parts of life are left to chance.

I have seen this phrase often, and I don’t know why this would be considered “words of wisdom”. Obviously, I don’t agree. I think that everything that occurs in life is a product of your doing and nothing happens by … More

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WoW – Use your dictionary.

Truly great words of wisdom. I used to do that when I was younger. I would pick two or three words every couple of days and incorporate them into sentences, just as I did when I was in school. What … More

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WoW – Let anger die quickly.

What a beautiful thought this is. If only it could be so. Anger has a way of eating at us and is one of the four causes of cancer. Resentment, frustration and guilt are the other energies that eat you … More

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WoW – Be patient. Patience can wait for anything.

This is very true but not always in your best interest. Maintaining patience is a very difficult thing to do. How patient can you be when you are dealing with certain situations? Sometimes patience can be a virtue, and sometimes … More

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WoW – It takes money to make money

Unfortunately, there is a great degree of truth to this saying. The other side of the coin is what if you do not have a dime but you need $10,000? I remember listening to a tape about possibility thinking. Obviously, … More

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WoW – If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, it is a duck.

I have now gone through two pages of the “8,789 Words Of Wisdom” book, and I really do not know if this particular saying really contains words of wisdom other than, “What you see is what you get.” I guess … More

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WoW – It is harder than we remember to be a child.

If ever a thing was said with truth to it, this is one of them. It is so difficult to be non-defensive and to be full of play and joy and non-concern. It is interesting that one of the things … More

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WoW – Converse to please others, not yourself.

How many times have you heard someone running at the mouth, and it was all about them? “I did this” and “I did that.” The moment you begin talking about something they can relate to, they interrupt you mid-sentence to … More

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WoW – Don’t take life or death too seriously.

I am not sure how I feel about this because life and death both serve a purpose. Death is a doorway to another dimension. Death is the end of a cycle. Death is symbolic of rejection. It is interesting that … More

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