Monthly Archives: October 2011

Self-pity

Self-pity is an opiate. The most insidious problem with drugs is that the human body develops a tolerance for them and requires larger and larger doses to achieve the same effect. The same is true with self-pity. The more you … Continue reading

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4 Simple Steps for Taking Your Money Out of the Vampire Banks

 clipped from www.alternet.org Bank Transfer Day (Nov. 5) is just around the corner. Time to assert your economic citizenship and end the dysfunctional relationship with your blood-sucking bank. October 30, 2011  | Can’t pitch a tent at Zuccotti Park? Not … Continue reading

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To Conquer Self

A good and devout man arranges in his mind the things he has to do, not according to the whims of evil inclination but according to the dictates of right reason. Who is forced to struggle more than he who … Continue reading

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Failure

Failure seems to be nature’s plan for preparing us for great responsibilities. If everything we attempted in life were achieved with a minimum of effort and came out exactly as planned, how little we would learn — and how boring … Continue reading

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Don’t Forget the War”

  TimeToFlush has shared a video with you on YouTube: Kucinich to Occupy Wall Street: Don’t Forget the War 2002 Iraq War Analysis HERE: http://kucinich.house.gov/UploadedFiles/2002_analysis.pdfTo my brothers and sisters with #OccupyWallStreet and around the nation who are fighting for economic … Continue reading

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Misfortune

When adversity overtakes you, it pays to be thankful it was not worse instead of worrying over your misfortune. There are few things in life that are as bad as they seem at first. Dealing with adversity begins with analyzing … Continue reading

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2nd of 11 American Uprisings You’ve Never Heard of That Changed the World

 clipped from www.alternet.org Each of these movements won lasting social change. Their limitations provide lessons about what not to do, while their successes offer a guide to future action. October 21, 2011 As far as major protests go, the United … Continue reading

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