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“If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be” – Goethe Image from Pinterest Continue reading If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could ben – Goethe
Here is a wonderful story from my new writer/photographer/blogger friend Greg Urbano. In the words of Imogen Cunningham “which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I am going to take tomorrow.” We could take the same premise to life and positive experiences & memories. Continue reading Photography inspiration from Imogen Cunningham
What do you love doing more than anything else in the world? Tell about it and how you feel and why. If it is a special talent or skill you possess, how long have you done this or practiced doing this? How do you feel afterward? Have you met other amazing people by doing this activity or is it a solitary activity? Thank you in … Continue reading Followers Feedback Time: What is your most rewarding activity (other than sex) and why?
“When someone leaves, it’s because someone else is about to arrive.” – Paulo Coelho Photography by Paulette Motzko December 28th, 2013 11:22 a.m. Continue reading When someone leaves, it’s because someone else is about to arrive.
A wonderful post from My Fluid Identity about something most of us can use more of….persistence. Enjoy! Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading Persistence
Do what works Keep doing it Listen to your inner voice Avoid what doesn’t work Learn from your mistakes Gain wisdom Repeat… Copyright, Paulette Motzko Photography Continue reading Do What Works (Photo Montage #2 Paulette Motzko Photography (c))
A casual day by the Huntington Beach pier back earlier this year 2013. Where is one of your favorite places you go where the world seems just a little bit brighter some how? Continue reading Summer at the Pier – Paulette Motzko Photography
Photography by Paulette Motzko December 27th, 2013 6:04 p.m. Continue reading “Sing like no one’s listening, love like you’ve never been hurt, dance like nobody’s watching, and live like it’s heaven on earth.” – Mark Twain
“The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had.” – Steven Wright Continue reading The best kind of friend is the kind you sit with, never say a word and walk away feeling like it was the best conversation you ever had. – Steven Wright
I wish everyone and myself health firstly…of body, mind and spirit, because without that it makes it difficult to do anything else or enjoy life to the fullest. I hope everybody finds work, if they are not working and that it is doing something they love. I also hope that you can more than pay your bills but know financial independence. I want everyone reading … Continue reading Paulette L. Motzko’s Wishes For 2014 For Everyone & Herself
May you all have enough to cover everything you need and lots left for what you want so you can invest it, save and never worry, enjoy more quality time with those you love and care for.- Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading Happy Holidays & a Prosperous Healthy Happy New Year 2014
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one’s own sunshine. Continue reading Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one’s own sunshine. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am creating this from my MyTouch phone, as I write many of the things you see on the site here. I am waiting at a bus stop-with ten minutes to go, and just wanted to tell the kind folks who are expecting me to immediately respond back back to their pingbacks- I am having trouble either with my Android Smart phone or I need … Continue reading For all those linking to my posts-I will respond this afternoon!
“The knowledge of all things is possible” – Leonardo da Vinci Continue reading The knowledge of all things is possible. – Leonardo da Vinci
http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/53907157/#transcript Here is a transcript of the Santa Claus Window Washer story by Mark Potter Continue reading Window washers bring Christmas cheer to sick kids
http://www.nbcnews.com/video/nightly-news/53907157/ What an awesome story of the year this is! Here I am at Subway getting a six inch meatball sub with mozzarella, which was great I might add for $2) and looked up at the plasma TV to catch this wonderful story. A window washing company had the window washers dress up like Santas and washed the windows of a children’s hospital cheering up … Continue reading Window washers bring Christmas cheer to sick kids
Thank you Don Charisma for nominating both Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate and Children Are Our Future Now for this Blog of The Year 2013 Award. I am sharing this on both sites so I can read-when I have more time-what I’m supposed to do to accept the award. Cant read it on my phone for some strange reason! That is why I … Continue reading Christmas Awards – The Blog Of The Year 2013 Award #1
From my friend Pat Cegan this Lion Fish.., Continue reading Fishy Story
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” – Benjamin Franklin The more knowledge you have the better the job you will be able to get. The better the job, the more money you will make. The more money you make the less stress you will have. The less stress you have the better you will feel and healthier in mind, body and soul. – … Continue reading An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. – Benjamin Franklin
How bizarre is this and also that it was shipped many miles to its final destination! It almost belongs in Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Paulette Motzko Continue reading The Big Head of Canmore
Just as Frankie says here, ladies especially need to quit being so critical about yourselves. Looking like a Barbie doll is not what God meant us to look like. Be a healthy weight, and if you aren’t, then strive to become a healthy weight for your height. Do it so you can feel better and live longer and won’t have a high heart disease risk … Continue reading Love Your Body
December 18th, 2013 7:50 p.m.-9:35 p.m. December 21st, 2013 7:05 p.m. Written at Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Bella Terra Mall, Huntington Beach, CA Until Then… By Paulette Le Pore Motzko There will be so many bridges to cross in my life time but I will keep walking up with strength and courage until I make the other side. There will be so many … Continue reading Until Then by Paulette Le Pore Motzko
“Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day of your life.” – Confucius Photography by Paulette Motzko Continue reading Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life. – Confucius
“Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.” – Marie Curie Continue reading Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas. – Marie Curie
Today on Friday, December 20th, 2013 I want to thank the 9 countries that “tuned in” today to see what I was writing and doing in CA, USA: The United States India UK France Canada Italy Mexico Phillippines And Singapore I hope I can find articles and topics that keep you interested and coming back again. Paulette Le Pore Motzko 8:53 p.m. Image above found … Continue reading Paulette Motzko Thanks The Countries Who Read Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate
It’s what we make out of what happens to us. Quoted from Dinty W. Moore from her article entitled “Your Persona Page” from the Writer’s Workbook, Writer’s Digest Yearbook, Fall 2013 Awesome book by the way and worth every cent of the ten bucks I paid! Paulette Le Pore Motzko December 2013 2:13 p.m. Continue reading It’s Not What Happens To Us In Our Lives That Makes Us Into Writers;…
Can the kind person who nominated me please come forward. Also print the questions I am supposed to answer. I have been extremely busy with issues regarding my housing, social security and issues relating to my mother and somehow I cannot find the post. Thanks again. Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading I was nominated for The Most Influential Blogger Award But Cannot REMEMBER WHO NOMINATED ME OR THE QUESTIONS
From my friend Shoes Summerfield her powerful words on being great and choosing winning ways of thinking. I especially love number 3 about great paths aren’t always easy paths. Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading 5 STEPS TO BEING GREAT
“Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.” – John F. Kennedy Photo by Paulette Motzko Continue reading Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. John F. Kennedy
To the writers, the dreamers, the poets, the philosophers, the photographers, the culinary artists, the diplomats and the politically minded, the social and morally conscious ones and anyone else I left out…. May I say simply THANK YOU for tuning in each day to see what I am doing, writing, thinking, and seeing which topics are in the forefront of my mind that day. To … Continue reading To My 562 Regular Followers of Totally Inspired Mind: I Thank You
This quote came from “The Poet at the Breakfast-Table” by Oliver Wendell Holmes (1872) ch. 10 Oliver Wendell Holmes-Photo Portrait from Pinterest Photo from Pinterest What ways have you gained wisdom this year and how did you develop it? What were you doing? Who did you learn from by listening? What trouble did you encounter that brought out your hidden strength reserves you didn’t know … Continue reading It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen. – Oliver Wendell Holmes
Awesome article! Really great ideas for anyone having kids or not. I am sharing this with my readers on two of my web sites: ChildrenAreOurFutureNow.wordpress.com And Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate TotallyInspiredPC.wordpress.com Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading Family Activities for the Holidays!
Magical Winter by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Magical Winter Giving, Loving, Sharing and Believing I wish the Christmas Spirit would continue all year Sweet Joyful Children Smiling, Laughing, Loving, Hugging and Receiving Give to the less fortunate who can’t afford presents Nativity Scene Jesus, Mary, Joseph and The Wise Men Following the Star of Bethlehem to guide them with hope Images found on Pinterest Authors … Continue reading Happy Holidays 2013 to my 556 Fans & Magical Winter Poem
The Lessons of My Life Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko Copyright December 14th, 15th, 2013 As I was sitting at the bus stop waiting for the bus that never came….I was thinking about the many events of this past week-some turbulent and some disappointing and then the things that worked out great that I was responsible for-which are always great. In life there are … Continue reading Life Lessons or (These Things Shouldn’t Have Happened) by Paulette Le Pore Motzko
“Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. ” – Abraham Lincoln Image from Pinterest Continue reading Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. – Abraham Lincoln
“If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.” – Dalai Lama Continue reading If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them. – Dalai Lama
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.” – Helen Keller Photography by Paulette Motzko Continue reading When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.- Helen Keller
Filling the cup full The gusto of life That’s what life is about Haiku by Paulette Motzko Continue reading Life is a Cup and Living is the water in the cup
An awesome quote about life and grief and immortality by Jill Anzinger shared by Alinamor for your inspirational pleasure. Have a wonderful day everybody! Paulette Le Pore Motzko Continue reading “The ache of grief is always there, but the emptiness will lift one day. Their life to us the greatest gift, and only by living can it be repaid.” – Jill Anzinger
https://photosthatinspirewords.wordpress.com/2013/12/13/542-followers-readers-and-wonderful-positive-friends-on-totally-inspired-mind-where-positive-minds-congregate/ This story was supposed to air on Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate but right when I was hitting the send button Jay the manager here at the hotel I have been in for a week, asked for MORE MONEY! I am a nice intelligent lady with two college degrees, a 4.0 GPA, Honor Roll and Dean’s List in high school and college … Continue reading Looking For Barter/Exchange of Products or Valid Services for a Room in a House
What a cute little guy from Cocobaba….. Continue reading GETTING READY FOR THE HOLIDAYS.