Author: taoboy

contemplate

The revelation of a new idea. Good advice from a friend. A fresh plan. Use of a new service. Each day brings so many choices, and so many good ideas and opportunities. If we open our eyes and hearts, we

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pause

A little pause goes a long way, or rather, it holds you back from going too far. Before you speak, pause; before you act, pause; before you judge, pause. Some may tell you to ‘think before you speak’, but what

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disappointment

“If it wasn’t for disappointment, I wouldn’t have any appointments” Snowball in hell, They Might Be Giants Without discounting the value of hope, I suggest that disappointment springs from expectation. Our expectations set a prediction, and while it is wise

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starting

I like to plan. A few points in a list, a few ideas, a few risks, and I’m all set to create something, start something. Sometimes it’s best to just get on with things – take ‘massive immediate action‘ and

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base

When I want something, I ask myself ‘why’. I seek the most honest, basic answer. Once I’ve reached the base of my desire I can batter make a decsion, and act. Sometimes, I want something for superficial reasons (shoes to

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