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WITandWISDOM(tm) - April 3, 2002
"Every great improvement has come after repeated failures. Virtually nothing comes out right the first time. Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement." - Charles F. Kettering
Source: Weekend Encounter, by Dick Innes, Copyright 2001, http://www.actsweb.org/subscribe.htm
Subjects: Failure, Success
~~~~~~~ SPECIAL THOUGHTS:
PARABLE OF THE PENCIL
The Pencil Maker took the pencil aside, just before putting him into the box.
"There are 5 things you need to know," he told the pencil, "Before I send you out into the world. Always remember them and never forget, and you will become the best pencil you can be."
"One: You will be able to do many great things, but only if you allow yourself to be held in Someone's hand."
"Two: You will experience a painful sharpening from time to time, but you'll need it to become a better pencil."
"Three: You will be able to correct any mistakes you might make."
"Four: The most important part of you will always be what's inside."
"And Five: On every surface you are used on, you must leave your mark. No matter what the condition, you must continue to
The pencil understood and promised to remember, and went into the box with purpose in its heart.
Submitted by Cathy Au
Subjects: Parables, Pencils
~~~~~~~ THIS & THAT:
News Papers Explained
1. The Wall Street Journal is read by the people who run the country.
2. The New York Times is read by people who think they run the country.
3. The Washington Post is read by people who think they ought to run the country.
4. USA Today is read by people who think they ought to run the country but don't understand the Washington Post.
5. The Los Angeles Times is read by people who wouldn't mind running the country, if they could spare the time.
6. The Boston Globe is read by people whose parents used to run the country.
7. The New York Daily News is read by people who aren't too sure who's running the country.
8. The New York Post is read by people who don't care who's running the country, as long as they do something scandalous.
9. The San Francisco Chronicle is read by people who aren't sure there is a country, or that anyone is running it.
Source: The Timothy Report, Copyright (c) 2002 Swan Lake Communications, http://www.swanlake.twoffice.com
~~~~~~~ KEEP SMILING:
Spoken by Priscilla Evans Shiver on a taped message aired by Focus on the Family, March 21, 2002:
"I understand men are the heads, but we are the necks that turn those heads."
Submitted by Kiri Christina Hyatt
Subjects: Men, Women
Submitting Your Web Site to Zeal.com
LookSmart.com now base many of their listings on Zeal.com as do Microsoft's MSN and AltaVista. Additions of sites to Zeal.com are free. But you need to pass a test to be allowed to submit to Zeal.com based on understanding how to write a correct and appropriate site description within the Zeal.com house style. Once you have passed the test, you can add appropriate pages to the directory - both yours and other people's. In addition to submitting sites for listing you can rate review web sites.
Source: Web Evangelism, http://www.web-evangelism.com/
WITandWISDOM(tm) is now listed in Zeal.com. I would like to have WITandWISDOM(tm) rated and reviewed. I would be happy to rate and review your site in exchange for the favor. If you would like to do this please contact me. You can rate and review WITandWISDOM(tm) at:
Richard Wimer :o)
Subjects: Computer Tips