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Henry David Thoreau

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The 14 Killer Words

It’s one thing to WANT to win. It’s another thing to HAVE to win. And the New York Yankees think they HAVE to win. With spring training barely underway, team co-chairman Hank Steinbrenner has already reminded the clubhouse about the goal. He took a swipe at shortstop Derek Jeter’s new mansion as a symbol of […]

Setting Standards

W. Somerset Maugham said, “It is a funny thing about life: If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.” Last night there was a special about high school bands on television. One of the band directors remarked that each season involved at least two dynamics: the ninth-graders learning the […]