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  • "Doubt whom you will, but never yourself." Christian Boyee
  • "Every human being is intended to have a character of his own; to be what no other is, and to do what no other can do." William Channing
  • "No one can give you better advice than yourself." Cicero
  • "And only when we are no longer afraid do we begin to live in every experience, painful or joyous; to live in gratitude for every moment, to live abundantly." Dorothy Thompson
  • "What you can become, you are already." Friedrich Hebbel
  • "One who fears limits his activities. Failure is only the opportunity to more intelligently begin again." Henry Ford
  • "Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants." Epicurus
  • "God gives every bird his food, but He does not throw it into the nest." Josiah Gilbert Holland
  • "What you think of yourself is much more important than what others think of you." Seneca
  • "No man can produce great things who is not thoroughly sincere in dealing with himself." James Russell Lowell
  • "It is foolish to tear one's hair in grief as though sorrow would be made less by baldness." Cicero
  • "Our greatest glory consists not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." Oliver Goldsmith
  • "Unless you find some sort of loyalty, you cannot find unity and peace in your active living." Josiah Royce
  • "Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you do hold well." Josh Billings
  • "The only competition worthy of a wise man is with himself." Washington Allston
  • "We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse." Rudyard Kipling
  • "Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise." Proverbs 17:28
  • "Hit the ball over the fence and you can take your time going around the bases." John W. Raper
  • "One of the rarest things that man ever does is to do the best he can." Josh Billings
  • "The optimist is the kind of person who believes a housefly is looking for a way out." George Jean Nathan
  • "Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above it." Washington Irving
  • "Be not simply good -- be good for something." Henry Thoreau
  • "Life is not a having and a getting, but a being and a becoming." Matthew Arnold
  • "Put an end once and for all to this discussion of what a good man should be, and be one." Marcus Aurelius




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Thu Oct 05, 2017 - 19:01:27 by RSS Bot
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Reshaping the Xingu River

Construction of the Belo Monte Dam has transformed a major tributary of the Amazon River in northern Brazil.    
       

Reshaping the Xingu River
Construction of the Belo Monte Dam has transformed a major tributary of the Amazon River in northern Brazil.


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Wed Sep 27, 2017 - 19:00:33 by RSS Bot
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Puerto Rico Landscape Ravaged by Hurricane Maria

One of the first clear government satellite views of the island shows a landscape browned with muddy water and destroyed vegetation.    
       

Puerto Rico Landscape Ravaged by Hurricane Maria
One of the first clear government satellite views of the island shows a landscape browned with muddy water and destroyed vegetation.


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Sat Sep 02, 2017 - 21:00:15 by RSS Bot
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Harvey Churned Up and Cooled Down the Gulf

Cool rain and runoff, combined with the overturning of sea water, has cooled off the sea.    
       

Harvey Churned Up and Cooled Down the Gulf
Cool rain and runoff, combined with the overturning of sea water, has cooled off the sea.


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Sat Aug 12, 2017 - 19:01:25 by RSS Bot
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Two Views of Von Kármán Vortices

Chains of swirling clouds stream behind islands in both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.    
       

Two Views of Von Kármán Vortices
Chains of swirling clouds stream behind islands in both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans.


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Wed Aug 09, 2017 - 21:00:13 by RSS Bot
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Measuring the Earth’s Dry Forests

Forests in drylands are much more extensive than previously reported.
   
       

Measuring the Earth’s Dry Forests
Forests in drylands are much more extensive than previously reported.


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Mon Aug 07, 2017 - 19:01:14 by RSS Bot
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When Glaciers and Rivers Collide

Several surging glaciers flow into the Shimshal River in a steep gorge in northern Pakistan — a recipe for a steady stream of floods in villages downstream.


   
       

When Glaciers and Rivers Collide
Several surging glaciers flow into the Shimshal River in a steep gorge in northern Pakistan — a recipe for a steady stream of floods in villages downstream.



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Sun Jul 30, 2017 - 19:00:50 by RSS Bot
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Crater Lake

The deepest lake in the United States is a haven for fishermen.    
       

Crater Lake
The deepest lake in the United States is a haven for fishermen.


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Sat Jul 29, 2017 - 21:00:25 by RSS Bot
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Fire Chars Northern Corsica

Wind-swept fires left a large burn scar near the coastal town of Biguglia.
   
       

Fire Chars Northern Corsica
Wind-swept fires left a large burn scar near the coastal town of Biguglia.


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Fri Jul 28, 2017 - 23:15:48 by RSS Bot
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Tijuana and the Mexico-U.S. Border

The city is one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in Mexico and site of the busiest international land-border crossing in the world.    
       

Tijuana and the Mexico-U.S. Border
The city is one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in Mexico and site of the busiest international land-border crossing in the world.


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Fri Jul 28, 2017 - 23:15:48 by RSS Bot
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The Remote Paradise with a Plastic Problem

For hundreds of years, Henderson Island has seen little human activity. Nonetheless, it has human fingerprints all over its beaches.    
       

The Remote Paradise with a Plastic Problem
For hundreds of years, Henderson Island has seen little human activity. Nonetheless, it has human fingerprints all over its beaches.


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Bob Perry
Thu Apr 20, 2017 - 17:02:37 by Bob Perry
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Web Presence Consulting (#WPC) - Popular Tags

I retired back about 5 years ago and I love the fact that I cannot be fired anymore, but this is what I find disturbing about it somewhat so far...

It's a struggle to survive financially let alone prosper in today's economy, even though I make a little supplemental revenue to aid my retirement check once a month, I find that paying the rent, keeping the power on, this primo internet connection turned on, car insurance paid, the dog fed, and other monthly creditors paid is more than I make and still rely on food pantries to keep food for two people in the house, so any contributions here are surely treasured and as I said previously elsewhere in a post or two, the majority of what I make here at the site goes right into making sure we stay online without interruption, been doing quite well at it considering my original domain name has remained active and such since 2006... do a Google search for "knoxville webmaster services forum" OR for leisure surfing accomplishment "knoxville gaming forum" and see that at least the search engines know we are here in our little corner of the web... you can also verify the age of my domain by doing a "whois" lookup on my domain name, but I will say that I have restarted the site a couple times since then with a clean database, so that's why the intrinsic statistical page available for all to view here does not go back that far...

There's one thing about it though, looking back I am content that life has been great and I will continue to be the chipper optimistic me because the good guys ALWAYS win in the long game. I can say that with ease in the sense that I know that I am not alone in the financial struggle and there are signs that things will get better sooner than most folks think. One of my original goals when I started working with SMF software was to purchase a used IBM iSeries minicomputer with original licensed software from IBM installed or on disk for the purpose of developing a bridge for installing SMF on IBM servers using DB2 databases and Sequel SQL instead of MySQL. You can help bring that goal current by contributing!!

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Making a PayPal contribution is a breeze here, EVEN GUESTS can just click on the little coffee cup icon (heck of a lot cheaper than starbucks too lol) anywhere my profile info is displayed and it will let you make a PayPal© payment to my account....
Bob Perry
Thu Apr 20, 2017 - 12:10:55 by Bob Perry
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Like digital antiques? Consider PayPal contributions to my cause to keep these antique files coming, any local volunteers in helping to get them uploaded?  I plan to create a huge database of these antique shareware files using this module... all of these files come from the days when filenames were REQUIRED to be eight characters or less… contributions are treasured and used to further develop useful information and entertainment features here in our little (but growing steadily) corner of the web.

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