...not your fears!

Real Estate Agent with Fathom Realty Washington LLC

Paul Henderson, REALTOR®, Fathom Realty WA LLC, Mason County, Washington's preferred real estate Agent & Broker

Follow your hopes and not your fears!

Attributed to Jody Bower 



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Paul S. Henderson, Residential Real Estate Broker 

Tacoma Washington 

Realtor ® BPOR, CRS, GRI, CDPE

Fathom Realty WA LLC


South Puget Sound in Washington State





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As a Residential Broker and Relocation Specialist, I sell homes in or around ,Tacoma, Gig Harbor, Lakewood, Steilacoom,  University Place, DuPont and Hartstene Pointe in Washington State.
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Comments (18)

Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Agree 100% with this one, Paul.
Happy Wednesday!

Jan 26, 2022 01:04 AM
Sham Reddy CRS
H E R Realty, Dayton, OH - Dayton, OH

Thanks for sharing Paul. Love the quote!!!

Follow your hopes and not your fears!

Attributed to Jody Bower

Jan 26, 2022 03:54 AM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

LOVE, LOVE, LOVE that picture Paul! Wish I could reach through the computer screen and just hug that puppy! As for the quote... it's pretty good, too! :)

Jan 26, 2022 04:31 AM
Brian England
Arizona Focus Realty - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

When I am sleeping like that my hopes are always much higher than my fears, haha.

Jan 26, 2022 04:39 AM
Kat Palmiotti
406-270-3667, kat@thehousekat.com, Broker/REALTOR® - Kalispell, MT
Helping your Montana dreams take root

Gorgeous photo! And following our fears is never a good idea.

Enjoy your day!

Jan 26, 2022 04:40 AM
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Good morning Paul - what a cute picture.  Live life's joys and don't dwell of fears.

Jan 26, 2022 04:44 AM
Kathy Streib
Cypress, TX
Retired Home Stager/Redesign

Hi Paul!!! How cute is that face!! Fear can cripple us in so many ways!!!!

Jan 26, 2022 04:56 AM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Paul. Hope should trump fear every time. Unfortunately it does not. Enjoy your day.

Jan 26, 2022 05:00 AM
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Hello Paul - wise words.  

And by the way, don't stop those photogenic puppy photos!  They never fail to brighten the day.   😃

Jan 26, 2022 05:03 AM
Bill Salvatore - East Valley
Arizona Elite Properties - Chandler, AZ
Realtor - 602-999-0952 / em: golfArizona@cox.net

what a life they have. Thanks for the great post, have a fantastic Hump Day, and SELL A HOUSE. bill

Jan 26, 2022 05:10 AM
Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint-Idaho
Sandpoint Realty LLC - Sandpoint, ID
North Idaho Real Estate - 208-255.6227

There is very few things that relay complete relaxation as does that of our 4 legged buddies sleeping.  I like the pic.  Mark

Halley Sleeping Couch

Jan 26, 2022 05:57 AM
Ed Silva
Mapleridge Realty, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

That pooch is certainly thinking of nothing save for its next meal

Jan 26, 2022 06:12 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Paul, push through those fears, and enjoy life to the fullest!  

Jan 26, 2022 07:36 AM
Anna Banana Kruchten CRS, Phoenix Broker
HomeSmart Real Estate BR030809000 - Phoenix, AZ

Awww little boomer is loving his nap time!  I'm so glad you're snapping picture of him and sharing with all of us Paul!

Jan 26, 2022 10:18 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

That pooch is one you could curl up with, go to sleep and never feel lonely!

Jan 26, 2022 05:26 PM
Jeff Dowler, CRS
eXp Realty of California, Inc. - Carlsbad, CA
The Southern California Relocation Dude

There's lots of wisdom in that short quote! What a cute dog! Wonder what he/she is dreaming about?!


Jan 26, 2022 08:13 PM
Laura Cerrano
Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island - Locust Valley, NY
Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher

Because if you follow your hopes, you will delight in the process. I kind of just made that up but it’s tru

Jan 26, 2022 10:12 PM
Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP
Selling Homes Changing Lives

Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS - BIG SMILE! Thanks, Paul.

Jan 27, 2022 08:36 AM