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“A desire for bigness has hurt many folks. Putting oneself in the limelight at the expense of others is a wrong idea of greatness. The secret of greatness rather than bigness is to acclimate oneself to one’s place of service and be true to one’s own convictions. A life of this kind of service will [...]
“Is it so bad, then, to be misunderstood? Pythagoras was misunderstood, and Socrates, and Jesus, and Luther, and Copernicus, and Galileo, and Newton, and every pure and wise spirit that ever took flesh. To be great is to be misunderstood.”Ralph Waldo Emerson “Do not confuse notoriety and fame with greatness. . . . For you [...]
A friend of mine and I were discussing ‘poverty’ today and it got me thinking about things, thinking about my journey through ‘poverty’ which has led to me being more wealthy than any other moment in my life and then about the fear that goes with these ‘bad’ times. I did some thinking through a [...]