Whether you’ve stayed home and simply enjoyed the summer, or been away somewhere exotic and found that one minute you’re sipping a glass of something chilled in a beachside bistro without a care in the world; and the next there’s that despair as you realise ...

“No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit…” ~ (Helen keller) [ Subscribe to ‘Wake Ups’ by email ]   ...

“Failure is never final and success is never ending. Success is a journey, not a destination…” ~ (Ben Sweetland) [ Subscribe to ‘Wake Ups’ by email ]   ...

“Everybody in your situation has the same choice: you can rue your situation or you can dedicate yourself to changing it. Accept responsibility for your future. Refuse to complain, criticise, or condemn…” ~ (Mark Ford) [ Subscribe to thought for the week by email ] ...

“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start…” ~ (Nido Qubein) [ Subscribe to thought for the week by email ]   ...

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“It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all – in which case, you fail by default…” ~ (J K Rowling) [ Subscribe to thought for the week by email ...