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A Hard Journey

A Hard Journey

“Sometimes we make the process more complicated than we need to.  We will never make a journey of a thousand miles by fretting about how long it will take or how hard it will be.  We make the journey by taking each day step-by-step and then repeating it again and again until we reach our … Continue reading

Keep Moving Forward

Keep Moving Forward

“I am a slow walker, but I never turn back” ~ Abraham Lincoln   All too often when we set goals for ourself we then immediately try to get to the finish line without thinking through the whole process of obtaining our goal.  We become frustrated and defeated due to the obstacles that come in … Continue reading

Perseverance

Perseverance

“You are not obligated to win.  You are obligated to keep trying to do the best you can every day.”  ~ Marian Wright Edelman So often we feel we have failed when we fall short of the goal.  We must change our frame of reference or we will constantly feel defeated instead of encouraged to … Continue reading