Perseverance, week 4

We will be concluding our discussion of Perseverance in our lessons this week.  We will be considering how Perseverance helps us to overcome obstacles, and develop ourselves as people.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Never give in, never give in, never, never, never — in nothing, great or small, large or…

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Perseverance, week 3

We’ll be continuing to talk about Perseverance in our lessons this week.  We’ll be talking about how belief in ourselves, and in the value of what we are doing, motivates us to show Perseverance.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “We must have perseverance, and above all confidence, in ourselves.  We must…

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Perseverance, week 2

As we talk together about Perseverance in our lessons this week, we will consider the role this plays in achieving our goals, and keeping our promises.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”…

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Perseverance, week 1

We will begin our discussion of Perseverance during our lessons this week.  Perseverance will be our in-class discussion topic throughout the month of October.  We’ll be talking together about the basic meaning of Perseverance in our lessons this week.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: Definition:  steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty…

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Timing, week 4

We will continue our discussion of Timing during our lessons this week (September 22).  We’ll be talking about the importance of finding the right time to speak to another person.  Our in-class discussion for this week follows below: “You win battles by knowing the opponent’s timing, and using a timing which the opponent does not…

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Timing, week 3

We will continue our discussion of Timing during this week by considering the what and why of “procrastination”.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “You cannot afford to wait for perfect conditions.  Goal setting is often a matter of balancing timing against available resources.  Opportunities are easily lost while waiting for perfect…

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Timing, week 2

This week, we will be talking about Timing in terms of patience, and waiting until the time is right for something.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Life is all about timing…the unreachable becomes the reachable, the unavailable becomes available, the unattainable…attainable.  Have patience, wait it out — it’s all about timing.” …

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Timing, week 1

Our in-class discussion topic for the week of September 2 will be Timing.  This will be our topic throughout the month of September.  During our lessons this week, we will talk about Timing in terms of how important it is to provide help to someone as soon as possible.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this…

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Inspiration, week 4

We will wrap up our discussion topic Inspirationduring this week (August 25).  We’ll be talking about how the people we choose to be around us can inspire us during our lessons this week.  Our in-class discussion lesson for this week follows below: “Only surround yourself with people who will lift you higher.” — Oprah Winfrey…

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Inspiration, week 3

We will continue to talk about Inspiration during our lessons this week.  We’ll be talking about the ways in which careful listening can inspire us.  Our in-class discussion topic for this week follows below: “The quieter you become, the more you can hear.”  Ram Dass (author and teacher) Have you heard the saying, “We have…

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