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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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small cracks

Nature moves inexoribly; it has eternity to overcome the hard with it’s soft ways. Abrasive wind; washing water; creeping roots. If we want to create great things, we must start with the small things. To care for something means to

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on purpose

A couple of phrases I’ve incorporated into my personal philosophy frequently help guide me. ‘You can’t control how others behave, only your reaction.’ ‘Act, don’t react.’ (If you have an idea where these phrases originated, please leave a comment.) Taoist

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