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Pushing to Succeed

July 7th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

Push until you succeed but not until you fail.

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Why

July 4th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

There doesn’t have to be a why, but there has to be a reason.

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In the Face of Danger

July 3rd, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

It’s fun to laugh in the face of danger because danger has no face.

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Minority Average

July 1st, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

The average is a minority.

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Multitasking

June 29th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #
Multitasking is the desperate attempt to be a part of everything and nothing at the same time.
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Knowing How

June 28th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

Knowing how is not enough. Being good at it is just a start.

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True Quality

June 27th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

If you have to be trained to recognize something of value, it just isn’t that valuable.

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Losing Work

June 24th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

Losing work over something stupid is like dying abruptly because you forget to eat.

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Labels

June 23rd, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

Define the label.
Don’t become it.

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Life is Easy

June 22nd, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

Life is easy. It’s just when you do something you think is impossible - things get a lil’ hard.

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The World

June 21st, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

Embrace the world,
not the island.

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Feeling Cold

June 20th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #
If you stand still, you won't feel cold.
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An Audience

June 17th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

Be your own audience.

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The Switch

June 16th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

I woke up this morning and flipped the switch. The light went out.

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Perfection

June 14th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

The only thing preventing perfection is the idea that perfection is not possible.

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Flying

June 13th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #

I want to fly
…but I can’t.

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Setting Free

June 8th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #
Letting a tree grow on its own doesn't mean removing the very earth in which its roots are entwined.
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Genuine Altruism

June 7th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #
Goal of the moment! Out to prove that genuine altruism does exist!
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Falling Asleep

March 6th, 2009 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #
I just want you to know that I try really, really hard. In fact, when I fell asleep one time in class, I disciplined myself by not sleeping again for two nights in a row. I do that quite often.
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Doors and Windows

December 29th, 2008 | Posted by pftq in Thought of the Day | #
Goals are open doors to those who pursue them, but they become only windows to those who don't.
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