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Winning

Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after crushing defeat, and go on to … Continue reading

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The Upshift

Honey that challenge was made for you. It might hurt, but it will nurture wisdom, courage and character. I can see what you’re going through, and its big. But I can also see your strength, and that’s even bigger. This … Continue reading

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Gentleness

The troubles of life can make us cranky and out of sorts, but we should never excuse these bouts of bad behavior, for they can wither the hearts of those we love and spread misery all around us. We have … Continue reading

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Battlecry

If more and more of us exist—it’ll become impossible for them to ignore our talent. If more and more of us exist—it’ll become impossible for them to ignore our vision. If more and more of us exist—it’ll become impossible for … Continue reading

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Pledge for Tomorrow

Young women, young men of color, we add our voices to the voices of your ancestors who speak to you over ancient seas and across impossible mountain tops. Come up from the gloom of national neglect, you have already been … Continue reading

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