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Doing the remarkable

I was reading this and with everything going on in my life I thought it was worth posting.

DOING THE REMARKABLE by Jim Rohn

When it comes to meeting and conquering the negativity in your life, here is a key question: What can you do, starting today, that will make a difference? What can you do during economic chaos? What can you do when everything has gone wrong? What can you do when you've run out of money, when you don't feel well and it's all gone sour? What can you do?
Let me give you the broad answer first. You can do the most remarkable things, no matter what happens. People can do incredible things, unbelievable things, despite the most impossible or disastrous circumstances.
Here is why humans can do remarkable things: because they are remarkable. Humans are different than any other creation. When a dog starts with weeds, he winds up with weeds. And the reason is because he's a dog. But that's not true with human beings. Humans can turn weeds into gardens.
Humans can turn nothing into something, pennies into fortune, and disaster into success. And the reason they can do such remarkable things is because they are remarkable. Try reaching down inside of yourself; you'll come up with some more of those remarkable human gifts. They're there, waiting to be discovered and employed.
With those gifts, you can change anything for yourself that you wish to change. And I challenge you to do that because you can change. If you don't like how something is going for you, change it. If something isn't enough, change it. If something doesn't suit you, change it. If something doesn't please you, change it. You don't ever have to be the same after today. If you don't like your present address change it you're not a tree!
If there is one thing to get excited about, it's your ability to make yourself do the necessary things, to get a desired result, to turn the negative into success. That's true excitement.
To Your Success,
Jim Rohn

This one too:

"Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it." -- Helen Keller

There is nothing firm, nothing balanced, nothing durable in all the universe. Nothing remains in its original state, each day, each hour, each moment, there is change. Change is the essence of life. Embrace change as you do life. To fight change is to live in the past.
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Sooooooo does this mean your giving me the Z06? cause that would be pretty damn Remarkable!




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About as remarkable as you coming up with the scratch for it.

There is nothing firm, nothing balanced, nothing durable in all the universe. Nothing remains in its original state, each day, each hour, each moment, there is change. Change is the essence of life. Embrace change as you do life. To fight change is to live in the past.
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That's cool. You can also say that humans become remarkable because they do remarkable things, not the other way around.

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Not exactly the positive mental image I was looking for at this point.

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About as remarkable as you coming up with the scratch for it.
No that would be Miraculous



But seriously, good post.




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Not exactly the positive mental image I was looking for at this point.


Sorry man..... I had to ........


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Now I know this is not the political section but this is no different than what Limbaugh continues to say, but yet he is a touting idiot..........

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No that would be Miraculous



But seriously, good post.
I think you should use some of the big ad money you and Ken have been raking in to buy it. Then Ken can do a custom paint job advertizing CLSB and you can write it off.

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Dude, I'll give you all of my add money for the next year for that car. that and 20 bucks will get you a plate of wings and a beer.

Now if we are talking about write offs, gifting is a write off




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Dude, I'll give you all of my add money for the next year for that car. that and 20 bucks will get you a plate of wings and a beer.

Now if we are talking about write offs, gifting is a write off

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You need to be a charity for me to write it off. And the way things are going...
Good thing I'm a capitalist.

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You need to be a charity for me to write it off. And the way things are going...
Good thing I'm a capitalist.
Pffffff I'm a total charity case at this point LOL




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Church thing....still stolen from the original.


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