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Tuesday, February 1, 2011



The most important fact about the subject of education is that there is no such thing. Education is not a subject, and it does not deal in subjects. It is instead the transfer of a way of life." G.K. Chesterton


True education is a kind of never ending story-a matter of continual
beginnings, of habitual fresh starts, of persistent newness. --J.R.R. Tolkien


"Knowledge is knowing; understanding is knowing what to do; wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is actually doing it. "    ~ Tristan Gylberd

late night rabbit trails…


1.  "The only man who is really free is the one who can turn
down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse." -
Jules Renard


2.  the advice of Bruce Lee:
"Absorb what is useful, discard what is not, add what is
uniquely your own."


3.  Disrupting the Rabblement: How to think for yourself, live your dreams, and piss off some zombies --


4.  Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, "Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you." So we say with confidence, "The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?"   Hebrews 13:5-6  (New International Version)


5.  Why Do You Do What You Do?  --


6.  Who leads your church?  -


7.  House Church – Teaching   ---


8.  Unattainable Beauty --


9.  “The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that our aim is too low and we make it.” – Michaelangelo


10.  I am going to introduce the kids to FlyLady tomorrow…


11.  Organizing Expert, Julie Morgenstern, says this about procrastination in her book, When Organizing Isn’t Enough – SHED Your Stuff, Change Your Life:

When we procrastinate we don’t do high-value activities.  A procrastinator will do anything to avoid the dreaded task, sometimes even “mindless habits” like checking email, watching TV, or getting lost on the internet. Regardless of your favorite method of procrastination, it all pads your schedule with fluff.  Procrastination is all about stalling — putting off starting or finishing something out of anxiety rather than logic.  It’s also a way of making your life more difficult.”


12.  tips for dealing with procrastination --


13.  start your day by eating a frog --  ---   The basic idea is that if you do the worst thing on your plate first thing in the morning, the rest of the day is a cake walk.   ---- “Eat a live frog every morning, and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.” -Mark Twain


14.   Degunking Gadgets: The Proper Way to Clean Electronics   ---


Whoa… I just looked at the time (12:08am).  Time for me to get to bed.  Goodnight.