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Books Quotes

20 Quotes about Books and Reading from Entrepreneurs and World Leaders

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For some reason, we often don’t think of reading as productive.

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Hip-Hop Rap

Classic Non-Album Cuts: Black Thought

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Occasionally, it takes time to recognize greatness.

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Food Life

I Love a Good Diner

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It was a Tuesday in the middle of winter. Late January or early February.

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Life

You Have the Time

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One of the (many) reasons I don’t like working with my hands is because I don’t feel any sense of accomplishment with having done the work. If a fence needs to be built in my yard, I feel the exact same way if I do it or if I pay someone else to do it.

And that’s how I feel in all aspects of my life.

I value the destination over the journey.

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Hip-Hop Music Rap

We’re So Spoiled by the Availability of Music That We Don’t Appreciate It

I have a confession to make: I didn’t love Enter the Wu-Tang [36 Chambers] the first time I heard it. Actually, I kinda sorta didn’t even like it. I know that’s like the Pope saying he didn’t dig the Bible the first time he read it, but it’s true.

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Career Work

Life Lessons I Learned While Working Manual Labor

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I lead a sedentary lifestyle. I work in an office and I read and write in my spare time. The most non-sitting that occurs in my day is my nightly routine of doing the dishes, where my six-foot-three frame has to stoop just to reach the bottom of the sink.

This general lack of movement and exertion is the only thing I miss about working manual labor.

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Films Movies Rankings

Ranking Every Batman Film

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What is the best Batman film of all time?

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Career Life

I’m Happy For You! (But I’m Jealous Too)

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Recently, I learned that someone close to me had received a promotion. A big promotion. They would now be doing a job that is reserved for very few people in the world. It meant plenty of perks and tons of responsibilities. It was one of those jobs that comes with a press release.