Life Lessons From My First Car

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Finding happiness by loving life like a used car: AS IS

Pathways to Being Good

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How can a man get from the mud to the stars?

Don’t Let Despair Have the Last Word in Your Life

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Jim Rigby finds inspiration in the life and loss of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Beyond Politics: Privacy, Disability and The Public Eye

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Erin Kelly examines Chris Hayden’s recent decision to publicly reveal the fact he has a disability, despite being US Senator Kay Hagan’s press secretary.

Inside The Mind Of An Inventor

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This guy is living the wacky inventor dream: jet bike, remote control trash can, wall of death, and even the world’s fastest toilet!

Bob Feller: On Greatness

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The baseball great on opportunity, failure, and success.

How to Defeat Failure in 60 Seconds (Video)

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Failure, we all have experienced it! This video shows you how to defeat failure in 60 seconds.

A Well Trained Man Reflects on Tea

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Inner balance can be found in a cup of tea. Rick Matz shares his favorite quotes about this meditative beverage.

Moving Up the Generational Ladder: How My Grandfather’s Death Saved My Family

Moving Up the Generational Ladder: How My Grandfather’s Death Saved My Family

Kevin Sterling reflects on the profound personal lessons and inspirations he was able to glean from his grandfather’s long and storied life.

5 Quotes From Bill Gates That Prove You Need to Fail to Succeed

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A completely self-made man, Gates is a testament to the fact that unabashed optimism and improbable dreams can lead to exponential success.

Are Your Words Making You Sick?

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Do you speak to your body in ways that will enhance your health?

You Really are the Best

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Simple things bring aware realizations. Aware realizations propel you toward your best.

When The One Who Got Away Found Me On Facebook

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She reached out from another lifetime, and tapped me on the shoulder through the time-travel machine that lets old flames find each other: Facebook.

Sometimes I Can’t Help But Love the World

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The fertile soil along the Mekong grows friendship for the world.

7 Essential Life-Lessons Learned at Age 66

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Jed Diamond learned about love and life by running his first marathon.

A Letter to My Maternal Great-Grandparents Wolf and Bascha Mahler

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A photo and a film of his great-grandparents helps one man work to heal and repair the world.