Tag Archives: choices

Running on Empty – refill regularly

When I was eighteen and starting driving more than just to work and back home, I was counselled to never let my gas tank go below half-full.  I remembered his advice, and when on road trips I also used to … Continue reading

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Not All Heroes Have Capes !

Thank you for visiting “Life and Random Thinking“. Today fits into my category “Thinking Out Loud” and I am thinking about heroes! – David ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Hero It’s a word that conjures up in my mind various pictures and experiences.  In … Continue reading

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Jour 16 – Day 16: Gunny Sack of Apples

The time for this post should have been in the past, or maybe this autumn but regardless here it is today.  Opportunities are ahead if stalled temporarily now. It includes some of my thoughts from a speech I shared.  I … Continue reading

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Take your gift with both hands!

I subscribe to just two magazines, one is Toastmasters Magazine. It arrives each month with stories, and tips from around the world with respect to the international organization that is Toastmasters. The magazine this time included information about Koala Lumpur (use … Continue reading

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Optimist or Pessimist – which are you?

The story goes that psychologists doing a study picked two boys, one a pessimist and the other an optimist. They put the pessimist in a room filled with toys all wrapped up. In no time at all he had opened … Continue reading

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