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Navy Girl sent me the following quote yesterday. “If at first you do succeed, try not to look surprised.” It got me to thinking; we have so many quotes with defeatist attitudes. I am trying to rearrange them in my head so that they have a more positive attitude. Case in point, yesterday I was on my way to Chicago for a career expo before heading home when I got the quote from Navy Girl. Often when you are heading into these types of situations you think, “Here goes nothing” so yesterday I decided my mantra would be “here goes everything!” Instead of “Nothing ventured, nothing gained.” How about “everything ventured, everything gained.”?
Happy thoughts for a happy day!


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