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Why I Don’t Like the Phrase “Suck It Up”

Suck It Up: To endure a period of mental, physical, or emotional hardship with no complaining. “I don’t care if you’re sad, get out there, suck it up and deal with it!” (definition courtesy of Urban Dictionary) Okay. There it … Continue reading

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If You Think You’re Smarter Than Everyone Else, Think Again

I found a fabulous quote the other day that really hit home: “Everybody’s a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will spend its entire life believing that it is stupid.” (Albert … Continue reading

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