“The ultimate touchstone of friendship is not improvement, neither of the other nor of the self, the ultimate touchstone is witness, the privilege of having been seen by someone and the equal privilege of being granted the sight of the essence of another, to have walked with them and to have believed in them, and sometimes just to have accompanied them for however brief a span, on a journey impossible to accomplish alone.”…Continue
Principles from How to Win Friends and Influence People
Become a Friendlier Person
Added by steve on October 4, 2016 at 10:45am — No Comments
"If you want to gather honey, don't kick over the beehive."
The Battle of Gettysburg was fought during the first three days of July 1863. During the night of July 4, Lee began to retreat southward while storm clouds deluged the country with rain. When Lee reached the Potomac with his defeated army, he found a swollen, impassable river in front of him, and a victorious Union Army behind him. Lee was in a trap. He couldn't escape. Lincoln saw that. Here was a golden,…Continue
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When i doubt;
i hide the sting of clout;
distracting the now with how i shout
can you see the deeper meaning then the mindless storms i bring about
all by bringing attention to the ways of your chosen route???
When i accept the fear;
i push away anything that i could consider to myself dear;
It makes those who love to seem as enemies; and intentions unclear.
Nervous is confusion when Adrenalin beugins fueling the shift in our…Continue
Added by Stacey Starr on January 21, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments