Tag Archives: Character

Do Not Respond

Sometimes I have an idea pop into my head that is so brilliant, I amaze myself. Many years ago while serving in the Navy and stationed in South Carolina, I bought a house in a rural area that was served … Continue reading

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Living an Inspired Life – Part 1

“What really matters is that you do what lights you up, brings you joy, and that you are passionate about.” ~ Marilyn Lamoreaux A few months ago, I wrote a blog that I titled, “Why Motivate When You Can Inspire?.” … Continue reading

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A Lesson From Dr. King

Our world is filled with people who have moments of greatness in their lives, but when it gets right down to it, there are very few truly great people in the world. Plato, Gandhi and Mother Teresa come to mind, … Continue reading

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Choose Wisely

“Every person has free choice. Free to obey or disobey the natural laws. Your choices determine the consequences. No person ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of their choices.” ~ Alfred A. Montapert   One of the great … Continue reading

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“Say it ain’t so, JoePa!”

“Never compromise your integrity. Once you lose it, it’s impossible to get back” ~ Unknown The unfortunate events that unfolded last week at Penn State University involving child molestation and the apparent inaction of long time head coach Joe Paterno … Continue reading

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Facing Challenges and Controversy

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands in times of challenge and controversy.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Last week marked the dedication of the … Continue reading

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Attention to Detail

“Character emerges from all the little things you were too busy to do yesterday but did anyway.” ~ Mignon McLaughlin Are we doing the little things we are too busy to do? Do we stop to think that no matter … Continue reading

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