Laura Ingalls Wilder

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After many years of struggling and hardship, this famous author of the “Little House” series published her first book at 65. The cherished book gave birth to the famous “Little House on the Prairie” television series (1974-1982), which starred Melissa Gilbert and Michael Landon. The books went on to inspire a TV sequel, movie spin-offs, and even a recent musical.

Words to Thrive By 06.07.13

“Have patience with all things, but, first of all, yourself.”

St. Francis de Sales

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Too often,  people beat themselves up for not discovering their passions sooner, but everyone has their own schedule. Make peace with yourself. You’ve done nothing wrong.

Don’t waste another minute wondering what’s taken you so long. Use the valuable time you have now to enjoy life and to discover what makes you happy. It’s time to forgive yourself and move on.