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Observation

Observation → Opportunity

CHEETAH ON THE LOOKOUT - Masai Mara, Kenya
CHEETAH ON THE LOOKOUT – Masai Mara, Kenya

Taking time to observe often brings rewards far exceeding expectation.

Quotes to consider:

“Thinking is more interesting than knowing, but less interesting than looking.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“To him that watches, everything is revealed.” – Italian Proverb
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“Begin it now!”

Is this quote actually attributable to Goethe or not? It’s under fascinating debate at: About.com.: German Language. Bottom line they say: ‘No’. To paraphrase Oprah, “What I know for sure” about publishing a book, blogging, and the whole internet explosion … Continue reading

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“Trust yourself”

Goethe wrote: “As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” I came across this tip, and the quote, early in the process of writing OUT OF AIR (see My Books). It was listed amongst other excellent … Continue reading

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