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D-DAY

MIND

Nathan Hale 1755

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“I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.”

*Whether it’s for your country, your family, or just for yourself – be useful, and honorable by being necessary.

BODY

DeAndre Hopkins 1992

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@DeAndreHopkins

Any young athletes wanna get some work in meet me at Herman park Miller Outdoor theatre tomorrow at 9am

*Just like the above tweet, wake up and go to a local park to work out at 9 am.

SOUL

Björn Borg 1956
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@bjornborg
Because no state or religion should control love, we launched a platform where anyone around the globe can get married #marriageunblocked #LGBTQ #PrideMonth

 

*Just like the above tweet, I agree with tennis legend Bjorn Borg – that you should be able to marry who you love. What are your thoughts on this?

MONEY

Eli Broad 1933

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Eli Broad is the only person to create two Fortune 500 businesses in different industries.

“Someone once told me I’m a sore winner, and they’re right. I rarely take more than a moment to enjoy a success before I’m moving on and looking for the next challenge.”

*Never settle, keep moving. Think about your most recent success – now look for the next challenge.

ENTERTAINMENT

Paul Giamatti 1967 – watch Cinderella Man

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*If this movie doesn’t motivate you to improve your mind, body, and soul – it may be time to refocus. Watch Giamatti get robbed of an Oscar for best supporting actor.

FOOD

Natalie Morales 1972 – chicken and dumplings

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https://www.today.com/recipes/natalies-slow-cooker-chicken-dumplings-t47291

*Taken from her cookbook, make this slow cooker chicken and dumpling recipe.

SNUB – David T. Abercrombie 1867

Review –

  • Be useful and honorable
  • 9 am park workout
  • Love who you want
  • Keep moving
  • Watch Cinderella Man
  • Chicken and dumplings

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Travis Jones

I was born in Northwestern Pennsylvania and lived in a trailer park. I was raised by very conservative and religious (Wesleyan Methodist) parents. By some miracle I graduated college and moved to Florida. I have been a public school teacher since 1995. I have 7 years until I can retire. I was married in 1999 and divorced in 2001. I remarried in 2017 to Kate - 21 years my junior. Some of my life experiences as a 46-year-old, white American male, will come through in my writing, but the majority of this daily journey will be dedicated to improving myself, and hopefully you as well.

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