Tag: happiness

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement

“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt Happiness lies in other places, too. But right now, I have to agree with Roosevelt. I’m getting an enormous sense of enjoyment and

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Derive happiness in oneself

“Derive happiness in oneself from a good day’s work, from illuminating the fog that surrounds us.” – Henri Matisse Today’s IQ is a photo taken on my father-in-law’s farm, during an extended morning fog on our visit last weekend. At

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29 May 2013

After about 2.5 hours sleep, this morning I woke up, got the family ready, and blasted out of the house to Sydney Airport. I’m off! I’m heading to Fargo, North Dakota, USA. I’m going to Misfit Conf – a tiny conference

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29 March 2013

  Two guesses as to who I just saw in concert. Led Zeppelin? Nope. Robert Plant, the lead-singer and co-songwriter of aforementioned Led Zeppelin? Yep. Got it in two. Amazing, inspiring, touching, emotionally charged and very moving. I cried during

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