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Monday Morning Motivator: THE HARD IS WHAT MAKES IT GREAT...

 

THE HARD IS WHAT MAKES IT GREAT... …

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Added by Gail Blanke on April 28, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: STOP DOING FOR A MINUTE...AND START BEING

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Added by Gail Blanke on April 21, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: I CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW, THE RAIN IS GONE...

I CAN SEE CLEARLY NOW, THE RAIN IS GONE...

"...I can see all the obstacles in my way, gone are the dark clouds that had me…

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Added by Gail Blanke on April 14, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: BETTER THAN SHE’S EVER BEEN...

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Monday Morning Motivator: DON'T DO THE MAN WITH THE JACK!

DON'T DO THE MAN WITH THE…

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Added by Gail Blanke on March 31, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: HAVING FUN THAT IS FUNNY

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Added by Gail Blanke on March 24, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: WHAT'LL IT BE? QUIT... OR SWIM?

 

 

WHAT'LL IT BE? QUIT... OR SWIM?…

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Added by Gail Blanke on March 17, 2014 at 5:00am — 1 Comment

Monday Morning Motivator: "GOOD GIRL!"

"GOOD GIRL!"

 

 “Good girl to sit!” “Good girl to tinkle outside!” “Good girl to come!” “What a good girl you are! Yes you are!”…

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Added by Gail Blanke on March 10, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: "DOING THE MARTYR THING"

 "DOING THE MARTYR THING"

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Added by Gail Blanke on March 3, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: A Good Word

A GOOD WORD

 

I always loved this quote of “Give ‘em hell, Harry” Truman’s: “I fired General MacArthur because he wouldn’t respect the authority of the President. I didn’t fire him because he was a dumb son of a bitch, although he was, but…

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Added by Gail Blanke on February 24, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: "IF I KNOW YOU ARE COMING AT FOUR...

"IF I KNOW YOU ARE COMING AT FOUR...…

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Added by Gail Blanke on February 17, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: WHY NOT YOU?

WHY NOT YOU?

 

Russ Wilson, the now legendary twenty-five year old quarterback of the Seattle Seahawks, who led his team to an astonishing 43 to 8 win over the Denver Broncos in last Sunday’s Super Bowl,  was used to being the underdog. At 5'11, many well-meaning people tried to steer him away from football into baseball. Good…

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Added by Gail Blanke on February 10, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: I Saved My Life...You Save Yours

I SAVED MY LIFE...YOU SAVE YOURS

February is Women’s Heart Month. Over a half million women die every year from heart disease and most of them didn’t have to. I was almost one of them. Here’s my story:

 

“I’ll never make it,” I thought. “When did these stairs get so steep?! I’m gonna look like an…

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Added by Gail Blanke on February 3, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: “YOU ALL DID LOVE HIM ONCE...”

 

“YOU ALL DID LOVE HIM ONCE...”

 

Mark Antony’s speech in Shakespeare’s play, Julius Caesar is my favorite example of what I call, “speaking into the listening” of an audience, any audience - particularly a hostile one - and in…

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Added by Gail Blanke on January 27, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: From Ugly Betty to Drop Dead Gorgeous

To Listen to this Motivator, …

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Added by Gail Blanke on January 20, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: Happy?

To Listen to this Motivator, Click…

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Added by Gail Blanke on January 13, 2014 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: ONE CHIP AT A TIME...

ONE CHIP AT A TIME...

 

Well, this is definitely where the rubber meets the road. This is the moment: the dawn of a brand new, fresh, clean, never-before-touched, wide open year.  No die has been cast; no promises have been made - or broken. Absolutely anything is possible. And it’s all yours for the…

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Added by Gail Blanke on January 7, 2014 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: A CUP O’ KINDNESS...

A CUP O’ KINDNESS...

 

The beautiful, nostalgic, tear-producing, kiss-causing, heart-tugging song, “Auld Lang Syne,” written by the poet, Robert Burns in 1788 and set to a Scots folk melody, is considered one of Scotland’s finest gifts to the world. Sung every New Year’s Eve at the stroke of…

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Added by Gail Blanke on December 30, 2013 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: Falling In Love

FALLING IN LOVE...

 

Remember that wonderful old song, "The Christmas Waltz?” I love these lyrics: "It's that time of year...When the world falls in love...Every song you hear seems to say..."Merry Christmas, May your new year's dreams come…

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Added by Gail Blanke on December 23, 2013 at 5:00am — No Comments

Monday Morning Motivator: Any Given Monday

ANY GIVEN MONDAY

 

You remember that terrific 1999 film, Any Given Sunday,directed by Oliver Stone and staring Al Pacino.

It's about a fictional football team, the once great Miami Sharks, who are struggling to…

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Added by Gail Blanke on December 19, 2013 at 5:00am — No Comments

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