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More happiness 

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love … Continue reading

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Going into a challenging week

“Nothing great has ever been achieved without enthusiasm.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Happiness 

“Authentic happiness can only come from the long-term cultivation of wisdom, altruism, and compassion, and from the complete eradication of mental toxins, such as hatred, grasping, and ignorance.” ~Matthieu Ricard

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Considerations for a Future National Defense Strategy

The 2008 National Defense Strategy outlined five key objectives to ensure the safety and security of the United States. Those key objectives were 1) defend the homeland, 2) win the long war, 3) promote security, 4) deter conflict, and 5) … Continue reading

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Priorities for Future Arctic Challenges and Opportunities

The Arctic Ocean covers an area of 5,427,000 square miles, an area nearly the size of Russia.[1] The United States is among seven other nations that make claims to Arctic territory including Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, the Russian Federation, … Continue reading

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“A Short History of Nearly Everything” by Bill Bryson

I need to go back and re-read this book. It was very interesting and I enjoy Mr. Bryson’s literary style. His other books are just as well-written and entertaining, notably One Summer: America 1927, A Walk in the Woods, In … Continue reading

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Additional Twitter Account @pursuitothought

Check out the sidebar to follow @pursuitothought  It’s empty right now and please excuse the duplicate tweets from @hogie2005. Trying to get the word out there.

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