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The courage we desire and prize is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully.
     —    Thomas Carlyle
The man who always fights one more round is never whipped.
     —    James J. Corbett
[Better known as “Gentleman Jim” Corbett
World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, September 7, 1892 – March 17, 1897    —    KMAB]
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On This Day In:
2016 Don’t H8! — I’m With Her!!
2015 $20 Anyone?
2014 And Yet I Still Study
2013 Use Your Own
2012 Strengthen Freedom
2011 Attrition = A Lack Of Imagination
2010 Mind The Fire, Love
Just Beyond My Reach…
Even A Life Of Quiet Desperation!
Acts Of Courage

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The great law of culture: Let each become all that he was created capable of being.
    —    Thomas Carlyle
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On This Day In:
2015 Looking For The Needles In The Haystacks
2014 The Definition Of A Gentleman
2013 Thar She Blows (Not)!
2012 Naturally
2011 Been Here, Done That
Remember
2010 Timeless Classics

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I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
   —    Thomas Carlyle
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On This Day In:
2013 This Road
2012 Profit
2011 God Is Personal
2010 Playoff Fever Gets the Best of Me…

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If we think of it, all that a university can do for us is still but what the first school began doing — teach us to read.
    —    Thomas Carlyle
From “Heroes And Hero-Worship
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On This Day In:
2013 Little Lives
2012 Evolution
2011 Excellence At Performance = 10,000 Hours
2009 A Brief Poem…
Crater Lake Trip with James

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