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  • Perfecting English grammar can be a long process; this fact should not prevent students from diving into writing, regardless of their level of grammatical proficiency. Requiring students to focus constantly on grammar, and not on writing, is like requiring the novice home cook to focus constantly on knife skills, never allowing him or her to cook a meal.

  • The trick to being truly creative, I’ve always maintained, is to be completely unselfconscious. To resist the urge to self-censor. To not-give-a-shit what anybody thinks. That’s why children are so good at it. And why people with Volkswagens, and mortgages, Personal Equity Plans and matching Lois Vutton luggage are not.
  • Creative Departments and design studios used to be such places, where you could say and do just about anything creatively speaking, without fear of ridicule or judgement. It has to be this way, or you will just close up like a clamshell. It’s like trying to have sex, with your mum listening outside the bedroom door. Can’t be done. Then some bright spark had the idea of setting everyone up in competition. It became a contest. A race. Winner gets to keep his job
  • Our technology whizzes along at the velocity of a speeding electron, and our poor overtaxed neurons struggle to keep up. Everything has become a split-second decision. Find something you like. Share it. Have a half-baked thought. Tweet it. Don’t wait. Don’t hesitate. Seize the moment. Keep up. There will be plenty of time to repent later. Oh, and just to cover your ass, don’t forget to stick a smiley :) on the end just in case you’ve overstepped the mark.

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  • Mayo Clinic researchers found that the final step is regulated by biological processors called microRNAs.
  • hese instruct the cell to make a protein called PLEKHA7 which, in just the right amount, stops cell division.

  • He described the food system as rotten, and said farmers had become part of a world driven by stock-listed companies that responded to shareholder values.

  • walking, exercising, reading, meditating, and extra writing.
  • The one conspicuous similarity between these activities is that they cost little or no money, but they take time.
  • Suddenly I have a lot more money and a lot less time,

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  • What would you like to do if money were no object? How would you really enjoy spending your life?

  • The availability heuristic means that the easier it is to think of an example of something—an event, entity, whatever—the more probable it is.
  • words with positive and/or negative connotations have corresponding influence over your decision-making.
  • Put simply, emotions do powerful things to your decisions.

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