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Camouflage

Camouflage = combat clothing

LIZARD - Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana
LIZARD – Central Kalahari Game Reserve, Botswana

Quotes to consider:

“Conflict is inevitable, but combat is optional.” – Max Lucade

“Camouflage is a game we all like to play, but our secrets are as surely revealed by what we want to seem to be as by what we want to conceal.” – Russell Lynes
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Impulse

Impulse stems from a primitive place.

SNAPPING CROCODILE - Schotia Safaris, South Africa
SNAPPING CROCODILE – Schotia Safaris, South Africa

Quotes to consider:

“One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.” – Helen Keller

“Reason only controls individuals after emotion and impulse have lost their impetus” – Carlton Simon

“Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.” – Vincent van Gogh
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Suspicion

Suspicion seldom serves.

SPITTINGCOBRA - Welgevonden Game Reserve, South Africa
SPITTING COBRA – Welgevonden Game Reserve, South Africa

Quotes to consider:

“Suspicion is a mental picture seen through an imaginary keyhole” – Unknown

“Suspicion is the courageous side of weakness” – Unknown

“Pure love and suspicion cannot dwell together: at the door where the latter enters, the former makes its exit.” – Alexandre Dumas Père Continue reading

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Patience

The rewards of patience far outweigh the pain.

TORTOISE - Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, South Africa
TORTOISE – Witwater Game Reserve, Waterberg, South Africa

Quotes to consider:

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” – Saint Augustine

“He that can have Patience, can have what he will” – Benjamin Franklin

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” – Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

“Patience and fortitude conquer all things” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Follow your heart, but be quiet for a while first. Ask questions, then feel the answer. Learn to trust your heart.” – Unknown Continue reading

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