THOUGHTS TO PONDER

• Troubles are a lot like people - they grow bigger if you nurse them.

• Speak kind words and you will hear kind echoes.
• The darkest hour is only 60 minutes.
• "The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty." - Winston Churchill
• If you don't like what you see, change it.
• It is OK not to know; it is not OK to pretend you know, when you don't.
• "The only sure way to avoid making mistakes is to have no new ideas." - Albert Einstein
• The secret of concentration is elimination.
• It takes a certain amount of personal security to admit a weakness. The fact is, admitting a weakness is a sign of strength.
• Winners develop the habit of doing things that losers don't like to do.
• "The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them." - Mark Twain