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Action

Action = creative currency

BEE DRINKING NECTAR
BEE DRINKING NECTAR

Quotes to consider:

“Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” – Napoleon Hill Continue reading

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Perspective

There is always someone worse off than you.

JOE HUNTING PARKTOWN PRAWN
JOE HUNTING PARKTOWN PRAWN

Quotes to consider:

“In order to keep a true perspective of one’s importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him.” – unknown

“Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.” – unknown

“The tragic or the humorous is a matter of perspective” – Arnold Beisser
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Viewpoint

Viewpoint is individual.

DUNG BEETLE - Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, Botswana
DUNG BEETLE – Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, Botswana

Quotes to consider:

“There are things I can’t force. I must adjust. There are times when the greatest change needed is a change of my viewpoint.” – Denis Diderot

“It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow’s viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differences.” – Harry S Truman

“War is to man what maternity is to a woman. From a philosophical and doctrinal viewpoint, I do not believe in perpetual peace.” – Benito Mussolini Continue reading

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Purpose

To each their own unique purpose.

BEE IN ROSE
BEE BUSY IN ROSE

Quotes to consider:

“A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.” – William Shedd

“Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing it is not fish they are after.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Some people are born to lift heavy weights, some are born to juggle golden balls.” – Max Beerbohm

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Humility

Shoot for the stars, but never forget to notice the sparkle in the sand.

VELVET MITE - Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, South Africa
VELVET MITE – Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, South Africa

Quotes to consider:

“Life is a long lesson in humility.” – James Matthew Barrie

“Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.” – Albert Einstein

“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.” – Isaac Newton

“To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.” – Charles de Montesquieu
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