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Starting small

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” Lao Tzu Before I can make a difference in my life to implement my plans I must take action. Taking that action can sometimes be a challenge when the goal I have set is ambitious. When I found myself procrastinating in getting started, the words […]

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Who benefits?

TANSTAAFL (There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch) The Moon is a Harsh Mistress, Robert Heinlein Reading a book on the statin hoax (The Great Cholesterol Con) reminds me why skepticism must be one of my core values, in order to minimize the degree to which others will be effective in trying to […]

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Murphy was a Stoic

“Whatever can go wrong, will go wrong” Murphy’s law Being a Stoic mean’s preparing for the worst, including visualizing it beforehand to temper it’s emotional impact. If it does not happen then what comes instead is a happy surprise. This does not mean I am a pessimist, just a realist. I don’t think about the […]

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