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Quote of the Week: Stroud on Weather

October 20, 2012

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Preparing for weather.

In a survival situation, you’re either dealing with weather or you’re preparing for weather; there’s no in between.” ~ Les Stroud in Survivorman 10 Days.

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Quote of the Week: Young on Preparedness

October 13, 2012

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Be prepared

It is better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have an opportunity and not be prepared. ~ Whitney M. Young, Jr.

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Quote of the Week: Brown on Time

October 6, 2012

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time management

“Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.” ~ H. Jackson Brown Jr.

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Quote of the Week: Twain on the World

September 29, 2012

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Life doesn't owe you anything

Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living.  The world owes you nothing.  It was here first.  ~Mark Twain

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Quote of the Week: Nietzsche on Living

September 22, 2012

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tough times

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.  ~Friedrich Nietzsche

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Quote of the Week: Stroud on Survival

September 15, 2012

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surviving in cold weather

“[In cold weather survival situations] if you sweat, you die.” ~ Les Stroud in Survivorman

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Quote of the Week: Sun Tzu on Preparing

September 8, 2012

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You must prepare to win

“Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win” ~ Sun Tzu, The Art of War

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Quote of the Week: de Cervantes on the Prepared Man

September 1, 2012

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preparation is half the battle

“The man who is prepared has his battle half fought.” ~ Miguel de Cervantes

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Quote of the Week: Asimov on Science and Wisdom

August 25, 2012

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science is faster than wisdom

“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” ~ Isaac Asimov

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Quote of the Week: Wayne on Life

August 18, 2012

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Old revolver

“Life’s hard. It’s even harder when you’re stupid.” ~ John Wayne

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