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Bunch O' Nuggets
by Leland Waldrip
Tuesday, March 07, 2006
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I collected this group of "nuggets" from the Internet and edited them into a prose cluster.

 

Be more concerned with character than reputation — 

what you really are, rather than what others think you are.

Do the math. Count your blessings. A grudge is too heavy 

to lug around. The world needs spiritual fruit, not religious

nuts. Silence is often misinterpreted, never misquoted.

Laugh every day, it's like inner jogging. There is no key to

happiness — the door is always open. The most important

things in your home are the people. We do not remember

days, but moments. Enjoy the moments. Until you try it, it's

hearsay. It's all right to sit on your pity potty every now and

again. Just be sure to flush when you’re done. Learn from

the turtle, it only makes progress when it sticks its neck out.

Growing old is inevitable, growing up is optional.

One who dies
with the most toys is still dead.



 
 
 
 

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Reviewed by Peter Paton 3/30/2006
Leland
I'll single out this gem as the premier one...lols
One who dies with the most toys is still dead.
Thanks for the river of wisdom in prose form...;)
Peter
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/17/2006
A treasury of gems of wisdom, Leland. Thank you for sharing them. Love and peace to you,

Regis
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 3/10/2006

A "Bunch O' Nuggets" polished to perfection by the flannel of wisdom.

I enjoyed the reading of "Bunch O' Nuggets".

Healthy Life, Poet!


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
Reviewed by Ronald Hull 3/9/2006
Wise thoughts.

Ron
Reviewed by C. J. Stevens 3/9/2006
A small colorful tapestry of life's lessons, with many a golden thread of wisdom. It leaves one smiling and nodding.
CJ
Reviewed by Sandy Knauer 3/8/2006
Thanks, Leland. I especially like this one: Silence is often misinterpreted, never misquoted
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 3/7/2006
Laugh every day, it's like inner jogging.
There is no key to happiness — the door is always open

Learn from the turtle, it only makes progress when it
sticks its neck out.

Taking note...thanks my friend!!

Did not for get you...must still read your story....if thepowe gives me long enough airtime...lol!!

Take care!!

Love Tinky "P

Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 3/7/2006
Leland,

Sage advice in wonderful form--well done! And these nuggets are non-fattening. :) BRAVO!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.

That last line--LOLOLOLOLOL
Reviewed by Daniel McTaggart 3/7/2006
Now I'm hungry.
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