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Philanthropy is alive and well!

What a pleasure to read about The Giving Pledge on fellow bloggers’ sites: Souldipper and Spirit Lights The Way. In a nutshell, Warren Buffet, together with Bill and Melinda Gates, has initiated a project to unify the super-rich in giving … Continue reading

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Indecision

Indecision can be dangerous.


ZEBRAS IN ROAD – Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa

Quotes to consider:

“Indecision is the seedling of fear” – Napoleon Hill

“The risk of a wrong decision is preferable to the terror of indecision.” – Maimonides

“Indecision is like a stepchild: if he does not wash his hands, he is called dirty, if he does, he is wasting water.” – African Proverb
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World Book & Copyright Day

In recognition of today being World Book and Copyright Day, I’d like to share some inspiration especially for those who honour the urge to write, regardless of the challenges posed by the process. The following quote is included in Napoleon … Continue reading

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Plenty

Earth provides plenty, without prejudice.

YELLOWEYED CANARIES BATHING WITH CAPE WHITE-EYE - Thanda Game Reserve, South Africa
YELLOWEYED CANARIES BATHING WITH CAPE WHITE-EYE – Thanda Game Reserve, South Africa

Quotes to consider:

“No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into.” – Wayne Dyer

“There is always plenty of capital for those who can create practical plans for using it” – Napoleon Hill
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Desire

Desire is really what gets things done.

FINAL FILL-UP BEFORE ROUGHING IT - Rakops, Botswana
FINAL FILL-UP BEFORE ROUGHING IT – Rakops, Botswana

Quotes to consider:

“Your feet will bring you to where your heart is.” – Irish Proverb

“If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it.” – Brendan Francis

“Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.” – Napoleon Hill Continue reading

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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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Achievement

Stripes are earned – unless you’re a Zebra.

ZEBRA - Khwai River, Okavango, Botswana
ZEBRA – Khwai River, Okavango, Botswana

There are no short-cuts to success.

Quotes to consider:

“No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.” – William Blake

“Never mistake activity for achievement.” – John Wooden

“The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.” – Napoleon Hill
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Effort

Effort forms the bridge between being and doing.

GIRAFFE DRINKING - Khwai River, Okavango Delta, Botswana
GIRAFFE DRINKING – Khwai River, Okavango Delta, Botswana

Quotes to consider:

“Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.” – Napoleon Hill

God places the heaviest burden on those who can carry its weight.” – Reggie White

“Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.” – Unknown

“Many of the great achievements of the world were accomplished by tired and discouraged men who kept on working.” – Unknown

“If you can’t excell with talent, triumph with effort.” – Dave Weinbaum Continue reading

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