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Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving and is ready to get back to work. "I married beneath me. All women do." Nancy Astor Yes, that was probably true for her, coming from a wealthy socially prominent family. Some women marry someone who is beneath them be...
May your stuffing be tasty May your turkey be plump, May your potatoes and gravy Have never a lump. May your yams be delicious ...
"The reason so many people never get anywhere in life is because when opportunity knocks, they are out in the backyard looking for four-leaf clovers." Walter Percy Chrysler I haven't looked for four-leaf clovers since I was in elementary school,but I lov...
"I'm a woman. Phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, That's me." Maya Angelou Did you notice the word phenomenally has the words men and ally in it? We have come a long way since the battle of the sexes and women's lib of the 60's and 70's. That's not to say we have achieved equality yet. We still have...
"You can have it all. You just can't have it all at once." Oprah Winfrey I agree with her completely. You can have a successful career. Or you can be a soccer mom taking kids to practices and recitals. It is impossible to do both well at the same time. Notice I said well. I don't think ...
"God does most of his work here by bodies half-dead, but alive in Christ." Mary Slessor My company, Keller Williams has it's priorities straight. They are, God first, family second and work third. We have a charity, KW Cares, which raises money...
"To me every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle." Walt Whitman I thought about finding a Walt Whitman poem to include in this post, but I thought I'd better play it safe and not temp the copyright police. So I'll just us...
"Women like silent men. They think they're listening." Marcel Achard No we don't! If a man doesn't talk, we think they're not listening. We want them to engage in the conversation. But men are just the opposite. They don't like to talk about feelings and other deep st...
Friday the 13th. OHHH NOOO. LOL. I am not superstitious. "Women are never stronger than when they arm themselves with their weakness." w Weakness? What weakness? I've known women who are physically and mentally as tough as any NFL linebacker.
"Because of their feminine intuition, women have a special contribution to make to any group enterprise, and I feel it is up to them to contribute the kinds of awareness that relatively few men have incorporated through their education." Margaret Mead I disagree...