Carpe Diem

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Someone said: “Live every day like it’s your last.”  And then many people repeated it. But you don’t do it. And thank God.  Because it’s terrible advice.  When exactly would these “last days” start happening? And how long would you … Continued

Go and Went

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You’ll often toddlers say “go-ed” as the past tense for “go”.  Makes sense?  Well, they’re on to something! The verb “to go,” is only one of two English verbs whose past tense is not derived from the present tense form … Continued

The Definition of Insanity — Not.

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I often hear people throw around the quote “by Einstein” that says, “the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.”  Not only am I pretty sure this wasn’t said by Einstein, the … Continued

The Man in the Arena

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It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the … Continued