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by RickyRaj
Thu Jun 16, 2016 11:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration
Replies: 667
Views: 55118

Re: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration

On Progress:
I always wanted to be someone better the next day than I was the day before.
Sidney Poitier, actor

On Failure:
My biggest thrill is when I plan something and it fails. My mind is then filled with ideas on how I can improve it.
Soichiro Honda, auto executive
by RickyRaj
Thu Jun 09, 2016 3:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration
Replies: 667
Views: 55118

Re: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration

I know where I'm going and I know the truth, and I don't have to be what you want me to be. I'm free to be what I want. Muhammad Ali, Boxer Don't watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going. Sam Levenson, Entertainer The most important thing is to enjoy your life - to be happy - it's all that matte...
by RickyRaj
Tue May 31, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration
Replies: 667
Views: 55118

Re: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration

What is the use of living, if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone? Winston Churchill, British prime minister It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. Confucius It always seems impos...
by RickyRaj
Tue May 31, 2016 12:50 pm
Forum: Film Discussion
Topic: The Big Short
Replies: 29
Views: 3054

Re: The Big Short

Watched this last week and having an interest in the markets found this gave a very good explanation to the terminology that was used. I liked the way some of the actors talked to the camera (much like Kevin Spacey from House of Cards). As for the film very good and up there with Wall street for me ...
by RickyRaj
Thu May 26, 2016 2:56 pm
Forum: Past Swaps
Topic: OFFERED: Donnie Darko, London, 26 May 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 330

OFFERED: Donnie Darko, London, 26 May 2016

A Pair of tickets available to see this tonight at the House of Vans. 7pm screening. PM if interested.
by RickyRaj
Mon May 23, 2016 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration
Replies: 667
Views: 55118

Re: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration

Anyone who wants to achieve a dream must stay strong, focused and steady. She must expect and demand perfection and never settle for mediocrity. Estee Lauder, businesswoman The secret of having a personal life is not answering too many questions about it. Joan Collins, actress It is easier to go dow...
by RickyRaj
Mon May 16, 2016 5:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration
Replies: 667
Views: 55118

Re: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration

I think it’s much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong. Richard Feynman, physicist Actually, it’s kind of fun to do the impossible. Walt Disney, entertainment mogul Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. Vince...
by RickyRaj
Mon May 09, 2016 11:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration
Replies: 667
Views: 55118

Re: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration

He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose. Jim Elliot Time management is an oxymoron. Time is beyond our control, and the clock keeps ticking regardless of how we lead our lives. Priority management is the answer to maximizing the time we have. John C. Maxwell Happiness...
by RickyRaj
Tue May 03, 2016 3:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Weight Watchers
Replies: 6597
Views: 347353

Re: Weight Watchers

I need to lose a few pounds so to motivate myself and others here's a quote:

It’s choice — not chance — that determines your destiny.
Jean Nidetch, Weight Watchers co-founder
by RickyRaj
Tue May 03, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration
Replies: 667
Views: 55118

Re: Daily (ish) or maybe weekly (ish) inspiration

Belief in oneself is incredibly infectious. It generates momentum, the collective force of which far outweighs any kernel of self-doubt that may creep in. Aimee Mullins, Paralympic runner It is the great arrogance of the present to forget the intelligence of the past. Ken Burns, documentarian Risk s...