“Distracted from distraction by distraction” ― T.S. Eliot“Silence becomes cowardice when occasion demands speaking out the whole truth and acting accordingly.” ― Mahatma Gandhi
A stranger can only become trustworthy by first putting your trust in this person.The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him. (Henry L. Stimson)==========It's not knowledge, but imagination that shows true intelligence.The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination. (Albert Einstein)
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1. flat - Clear; unmistakable; peremptory; absolute; positive; downright. 2. next - Nearest in time; as, the next day or hour. 3. rude - Characterized by roughness; umpolished; raw; lacking delicacy or refinement; coarse. 4. straight - Right, in a mathematical sense; passing from one point to another by the nearest course; direct; not deviating … Continue reading Random Superlatives
Saving It For Yesterday.---------------------Putting Feathers On A Fish.---------------------Cutting Hair With A Lawnmower.---------------------A Single Instrument Can Play A Ten Thousand Songs.---------------------Small Bites, Small Delights.---------------------
Sweden has the most islands in the world, with 221,800 islands.
Hallowed Mother, ruler in the skies, please grant me your audience. Cleanse my mind so I might overcome my obstacles. I ask this of you with true devotion, o brightest light. Empower me with your sacred kindness.
You come first.Welcome.The future.Little pleasures, great joys.Nothing beats the best.Better standards.For champions.Be the change.Moments of clarity.Be better.
It’s Tuesday, September 15, and a new bill is paving a path to employment for California’s incarcerated firefighters.Inmate firefighters have battled some of California’s most destructive wildfires, including the Thomas Fire, the Mendocino Complex Fire, the Ferguson Fire, and the Camp Fire. But for years, most former inmates who had received firefighting training were ineligible to … Continue reading The Beacon Newsletter I subscribe to
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Get together with friends, neighbors, classmates, co-workers and family and brainstorm ways you can show kindness to yourselves, to others and to the earthTell your employees how much you appreciate their workRemove debris or other obstacles from a road or pathDeliver fresh-baked cookies to town or city workersSay a nice thing to someone in a … Continue reading Random acts of kindness
Eternal God, glory be to you, temptation took hold of me in a moment of weakness. I had a terrible lapse in judgment, I accepted a bribe in a moment of greed and weakness. Wipe away my sins, absolve me of these demons. Cast your judgment so I may bask in your glory anew.
Man of Few WordsMeaning: A person who does not speak a great deal; someone who talks with as few words as possible.Jumping the GunMeaning: Something that occurs too early before preparations are ready. Starting too soon.Keep On Truckin'Meaning: To keep going, pressing forward; never stopping.Birds of a Feather Flock TogetherMeaning: People tend to associate with others who share similar … Continue reading Random phrases of the day
To get success you have to get started. The secret of getting ahead is getting started. (Mark Twain) Put your everything in even the smallest step and you'll be on the path to success. Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. (Swami Sivananda)
WORD OF THE DAY Inexhaustible in-ig-ZAHS-tə-bəl Part of speech: adjective Origin: Latin, early 17th century 1 (of an amount or supply of something) unable to be used up because existing in abundance Examples of Inexhaustible in a sentence "'Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, our most inexhaustible source of magic.' —Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" "It seems like … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY
In New Jersey, it’s illegal to wear a bulletproof vest while committing a violent crime.
A Fool's Test. A Promise Now Broken Is Best Not Spoken. Making A Lemon Sweet. A Suit Of Flowers. Giving Details Of Details.
Escaping Prison With A Feather. True Love, True Heart. A Payment Of Pennies. Turning Leaves Into Money. Making Doors Out Of Windows.
The way you affect those around you is perhaps the most important question in life. Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?' (Martin Luther King, Jr.) ========== The intelligent know to belief only half of what they hear. The wise know which half. An intelligent man believes only half … Continue reading Wisdom Quotes
Heyo, Nik here with your free summary of the day. If you enjoy these, check out our reading guide. It'll help you learn and remember more from everything you read. Happy reading! Want to get just one weekly summary roundup? Switch to weekly. 1-Sentence-Summary: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness will help you find more joy in life by identifying the … Continue reading Nik’s book summaries
“We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.” – SenecaA Stoic Response to Fear https://dailystoic.com/stoic-response-fear/
It is because of love that the contacts and relations between individual souls become significant; and it is love which gives meaning and value to all the happenings in the world of duality.But, while love gives meaning to the world of duality, it is at the same time, a standing challenge to duality.As love gathers … Continue reading Mastery in servitude
8. International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer – 16September This day seeks to celebrates over three decades of remarkable international cooperation to protect the ozone layer and the climate under the Montreal Protocol. Content marketing opportunities: Listicle idea: X Household items that could be contributing to global warmingInfographic idea: X Ways the COVID-19 … Continue reading 8. International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer – 16September