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Dick-idiom # 32 - Motto
by Richard Lee King
Monday, April 04, 2011
Rated "G" by the Author.
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"Dick-idioms" are little philosophical gems I have penned over the years. The numbering sequence has no relationship to their importance, or pecking order; it's just my way to identify them.

With this one, I wasn't referring to money, education, love, or any specific THING, I was simply speaking in general terms. No matter what it is, once you become satisfied, growth will begin to stagnate.


“The Key to success?”
“Never be satisfied.


© 2011 Richard Lee King.  All Rights Reserved.
Author of: A Pursuit of Life & The Price of Freedom






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Reviewed by Patrick Granfors 4/12/2011
Hard to argue, as long as you stop to smell the roses now and then. Patrick
Reviewed by Chip Bergeron 4/5/2011
Is it truen that the winner is the one who dies with the most toys?

Chip Bergeron
Reviewed by Gene Williamson 4/4/2011
The problem is, Richard, that the more we want the more we want
and so on, and on and on and on, et cetera. -gene.
Reviewed by Chessly Nesci 4/4/2011
Love this!! Excellent advise that I believe in!! There is always room to grow!! If you want more keep going and never stop even when your at the top! If you rest you rust... Take care, and god bless!! ~Chessly
Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 4/4/2011
Makes perfect sense to is about constant growth...

Reviewed by Jerry Bolton (Reader) 4/4/2011
They are beginning to call that GREED in this country. They are beginning to want YOU to GIVE some of what YOU have earned to THEM.
Reviewed by Donna Chandler 4/4/2011
Good advice. I searched and searched and look who I found. YOU!

Reviewed by Ed Matlack 4/4/2011
I always want more, but its damn hard to get in this economy...e

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