Humility, week 3

We will continue our discussion of Humility together this week, January 19.  During our lessons, we’ll be talking together about how Humility helps us deal positively and constructively with the mistakes we make.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Humility leads to strength, and not to weakness.  It is the highest form…

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Humility, week 2

We will continue our discussion of Humility together during our lessons this week.  We will be considering how Humility helps us see ourselves as part of a bigger picture.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “The wise person possesses humility.  He knows that his small island of knowledge is surrounded by a…

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Humility, week 1

We will be discussing Humility together during our lessons in January.  This week, we will be talking about the basic meaning of Humility.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “There’s no telling how far a person can go if he’s willing to let other people take the credit.” — Robert Woodruff Humility…

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Achievement, week 4

We’ll be continuing our discussion of Achievement during our lessons this week.  We’ll be talking about how important small accomplishments are, doing small things really well, and how these small things add up over time into the Achievement of something really significant.  Our in-class discussion lesson follows below: “If you can’t do great things, do…

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Achievement, week 3

We will continue our discussion of Achievement in our lessons this week.  We’ll be talking together about taking action on our dreams and plans is one of the roots of Achievement.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “To accomplish great things we must not only act, but also dream;  not only plan,…

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Achievement, week 2

We will continue our discussion of Achievement during our lessons this week.  We will be talking together about how important commitment is to Achievement.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “The freedom to do your best means nothing unless you are willing to do your best.” — Colin Powell  (U.S. Secretary of…

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Achievement, week 1

Our in-class discussion topic for the month of December will be Achievement.  During this week, we will talk together about how Achievement means focusing our efforts on accomplishing a goal.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Don’t mistake activity with achievement.” — John Wooden (Basketball coach and author) Our new discussion topic…

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Opportunity, Week 4

We will continue our discussion of Opportunity this week during our lessons.  We’ll be talking together about how Opportunity also involves commitment on our part.  Our in-class discussion topic for this week follows below: “Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.”  —…

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Opportunity, week 2

We will continue our discussion of Opportunity during our lessons this week, November 3.  This week, we’ll be talking together about how taking up an Opportunity can sometimes require great courage from us.  Our in-class discussion lesson follows below: “We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.” —…

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Opportunity, week 1

We will begin a new discussion topic during our lessons this week — Opportunity.  We will be discussing this topic during the month of November.  During our lessons this week, we will talk together about the basic meaning of Opportunity, and how to recognize it.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Opportunity…

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