Three lessons Madiba taught us, according to Obama

Nelson Mandela: My Inspiration (and "Inspirator")

Barack Obama delivered the 16th annual Nelson Mandela lecture, calling for persistence in the pursuit of democracy

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“Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.”

– Calvin Coolidge from

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/07/17/three-lessons-madiba-taught-us-according-to-obama/

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and

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dawn-best“Together, one heart, one mind, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant the seeds of hope for a better and brighter future… then together let’s walk towards it.”

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Always On My Mind

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The Choice: A New Book

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“I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.”

from

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“Just because a brain has been damaged, does NOT necessarily have to affect the human mind…and so the quality and height of our thoughts!”

“Just because a brain has been damaged, does NOT necessarily have to affect the human mind…and so the quality and height of our thoughts!”
from

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enough there for now, c!

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“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

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“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”

– wise and powerful words by anthropologist Margaret Mead

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Even ONE person can make a difference – YOU!

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“Together, one heart, one mind, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant the seeds of hope for a better and brighter future… then together let’s walk towards it.”

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and

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Pictures (great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!

from

www.capetownmypictures.wordpress.com

https://capetownphotopictures.wordpress.com/

www.sawriter.wordpress.com

www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com

www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and

https://awritersdreams.wordpress.com/

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*not houses and or bridges, thank goodness!

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“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them… long enough.”

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“All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them *… long enough.”

* Walt Disney

from a Google search (“my filing system”- thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G!

* (and by that I’m referring to both God and Google, but probably far more the first)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1CHBD_enNZ767NZ767&biw=1024&bih=428&ei=PThBW86jA4zN0gT6kLToDg&q=all+our+dreams+quotes+craig+lock&oq=all+our+dreams+quotes+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3…2675.4049.0.7302.4.4.0.0.0.0.361.937.2-2j1.3.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-ab..1.0.0….0.Jete8_nWUyQ

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enough there for now, c!

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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“Look across all sport and observe the truly great. All had this zest for combat, this taste for being truly tested. All wished to explore the limits of their own possibilities.”

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and

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“Look across all sport and observe the truly great. All had this zest for combat, this taste for being truly tested. All wished to explore the limits of their own possibilities.”
from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G!

* (and by that I’m referring to both God and Google, but probably far more the first)

http://www.selfgrowth.com/articles/The_Principles_of_Success_The_Winning_Edge.html

and

Ayrton Senna: A Tribute to a Champion of Champions | Remembering .

https://www.google.co.nz/search?rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&ei=W2U-W-GWOtiD-QbL1JDQAQ&q=%22look+across+sport+truly+great+test+possibilities+craig+lock&oq=%22look+across+sport+truly+great+test+possibilities+craig+lock&gs_l=psy-ab.3…26793.60509.0.60844.37.37.0.0.0.0.438.8286.2-33j1j1.35.0….0…1c.1.64.psy-ab..2.0.0….0.AeYuaq3EVFE

 

Following on from

“Writers, like racing drivers, challenge themselves and their readers

(I did say I do everything “on impulse”!)

 

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http://www.beyondboundarieslimits.wordpress.com

and so on
“Write create innovate”
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“Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and follow where they (may) lead.”

“Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not

from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G!

* (and by that I’m referring to both God and Google, but probably far more the first)

https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=far+away+in+the+sunshine+craig+lock&rlz=1C1PRFI_enNZ782NZ782&oq=far+away+in+the+sunshine+craig+lock&aqs=chrome..69i57.22464j0j8&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8

as “led” by/from

https://writeanpublish.wordpress.com/2018/07/04/cloud-publishing-nz/

Shared by “totally impulsive” c, “Information and Inspiration Distributer, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder” *
* not bridges (thank goodness)!

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing

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Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud

from a Google search (thanks for rescuing me from “sheer utter chaos”, Big G)!

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following on from

How to Write and Publish YOUR Book

https://upliftencourageandinspire.wordpress.com/2018/07/04/cloud-publishing-nz/

and

https://www.facebook.com/Uplift-Encourage-and-Inspire-479972392393133/

pictures from

How to Write and Publish YOUR Book and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2018/07/04/cloud-publishing-nz/

“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.”

Henry David  Thoreau

from Quote, Unquote (1993)

 

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* not bridges (thank goodness)!

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I Am Living With A Brain Injury – Shane Thrower

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“Sharing, supporting, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, enriching, challenging, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”

enough there for now, c!

Whilst the brain injury may significantly affect/impact many areas of your life…

“You are not defined by your traumatic brain injury”

and

Don’t let your tbi define you!”

(thanks, m)

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