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Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different?


Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different? –┬áC.S. Lewis What does that mean? This is about things moving slowly but relentlessly. A day doesn’t seem very long, but changes do … Continue reading

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If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.


If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past. –┬áSpinoza What does that mean? There are plenty of ways to look at this quote, but at the heart of it is a simple thought. Learn … Continue reading

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To change and to improve are two different things.


To change and to improve are two different things. – German Proverb What does that mean? There are many important distinctions in life, and this is one of the more important ones. Being dissatisfied with something or some aspect of … Continue reading

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What is right and what is practicable are two different things.


What is right and what is practicable are two different things. – James Buchanan What does that mean? Let’s start with the definition of practicable, as it is not a commonly used word anymore. At theFreeDictionary.com, practicable is defined (in … Continue reading

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