“My dear girl, the day you see I’m getting old, I ask you to please be patient, but most of all, try to understand what I’m going through …”
The following is a September 6, 1997, Paul Harvey adaptation of a 1995 original essay, “These Things I Wish”, by Lee Pitts – A must read for all ages.
“If I am lucky,” Coach Scolinos concluded, “you will remember one thing from this old coach today. It is this: if we fail to hold ourselves to a higher standard, a standard of what we know to be right …
The versatility of Epsom salt or magnesium sulfate is probably one of life’s best-kept secrets. Great for the home, garden and even medicinal purposes – let’s take a closer look at Epsom salt uses.
The Safety Truck consists of a wireless camera attached to the front of the truck, which is connected to a video wall made out of four exterior monitors located on the back of the truck. The monitors give drivers behind the truck a view of what is going on ahead, even in the dark of night. Check it out!
Our Radio Stream – Internet Radio – Sometimes, you just want to relax and see what’s on. Our compilation of radio stations are available 24/7 with a few surprises thrown in. Choose a station and hit play. Come back often!
Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t always as effective as we think.
“You Can’t Win if You Quit” by Bob Proctor is a talk about what can happen and how much you can achieve when you truly believe in yourself and your ability to get what you really want.
All People Who are Successful are Excellent at What They Do by Brian Tracy, shares some of the secrets of successful people, and gives advice on how to make a living by doing what you love and how to get to the top.
Dr. Eric Thomas’s, “Everybody has Sight, But Very Few People Have Vision”, talks about the importance of showing up, never giving up and having a vision for your life if you want to accomplish big things.
Zig Ziglar “When You Do More Than You’re Paid to Do, You Will Eventually Be Paid More For What You Do.” As Zig Ziglar says, work is the price we pay to travel the highway of success.
“This is Water” by David Foster Wallace, is a 2005 commencement speech to the graduating class at Kenyon College.
“The Fringe Benefits of Failure” By J.K. Rowling, was originally delivered as the commencement address at Harvard University on June 5, 2008. The full title of this speech is “The Fringe Benefits of Failure, and the Importance of Imagination”.
The Google Ngram Viewer or Google Books Ngram Viewer is an online search engine that charts the frequencies of any set of comma-delimited search strings using a yearly count of n-grams found in sources printed between 1500 and the present.
“You’ve Got To Find What You Love” By Steve Jobs, CEO and co-founder of Apple and Pixar, urges us to pursue our dreams and see the opportunities in life’s setbacks, including death itself. This is Steve Jobs commencement speech to the graduates of Stanford University on June 12, 2005.
In this Princeton University graduation address, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos makes the case that our character is reflected not in the gifts we’re endowed with at birth, but by the choices we make over the course of a lifetime.