“Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you're scared to death.”
There's some question as to who can be credited with this quote.
Earl Wilson ~ a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Boston Red Sox (1959-60, 1962-66), the Detroit Tigers (1966-1970) and the San Diego Padres (1970) (1934 –2005)
Harold Wilson ~ British Labour politician (1916 - 1995)
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“Our fear of death is like our fear that summer will be short, but when we have had our swing of pleasure, our fill of fruit and our swelter of heat, we say we have had our day”
Ralph Waldo Emerson ~ American Poet, Lecturer and Essayist (1803-1882)
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"Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are."
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Take it easy this weekend. The Joy Trip Project is taking a short break to enjoy the holiday. You should do the same. So turn off your computer and GET OUTSIDE!...
“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.”
St. Francis de Sales ~ French Roman Catholic bishop of Geneva, active in the struggle against Calvinism (1567-1622)
Photo by James Edward Mills from the collection "Ironman in shades of rosegold and bronze"
Friends running the Madison Ironman on September 13th enjoy your tapper. You've put in a lot of good work. Now is the time to quite your mind and rest...