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Charles Shultz's Philosophy

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Charles Shultz's Philosophy You don't actually have to take the quiz. Just read the article straight through, and you'll get the point (an awesome one) that he is trying to make! 1. Name the five wealthiest people in the world.  2. Name the last five Heisman trophy winners. 3. Name the last five winners of the Miss America contest. 4. Name ten people who have won the Nobel or Pulitzer prize. 5. Name the last half dozen Academy Award winners for best actor and actress. 6. Name the last decade's worth of World Series winners.   How did you do? The point is, none of us remember the headliners of yesterday.  These are no second-rate achievers. They are the best in their fields. But the applause dies. Awards tarnish. Achievements are forgotten. Accolades and certificates are buried with their owners.   Here's another quiz. See how you do on this one: 1....
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Enlightened Perspective

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The subjects covered affect us all on a daily basis! They're were apparently written by Andy Rooney, a man who has the gift of saying so much with so few words.  Enjoy....... I've learned.... That the best classroom in the world is at the feet of an elderly person.  I've learned.... That when you're in love, it shows. I've learned.... That just one person saying to me, "You've made my day!" makes my day. I've learned.... That having a child fall asleep in your arms is one of the most peaceful feelings in the world. I've learned.... That being kind is more important than being right. I've learned.... That you should never say no to a gift from a child. I've learned.... That I can always pray for someone when I don't have the strength to help him in some other way. I've learned.... That no matter how serious your life requires you to be, everyone needs a...
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