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Liquid Thinking: Inspirational lessons from the world's great achievers by Damian Hughes

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Chapter 7. TURN WATER INTO WINE

 

"Within you right now is the power to do things you never dreamed possible. This power becomes available to you as soon as you change your beliefs."

 
 --MAXWELL MALTZ, COSMETIC SURGEON AND SELF-HELP AUTHOR (1899–1975)

Did you know that fleas can jump great heights? In fact, they can jump the equivalent height of a human jumping a house. If you have a dog that has ever had fleas, that fact shouldn't come as a great surprise. If you ever do catch a flea, here is a brilliant experiment to try with it.

If you put a flea in a jar and then put a piece of cardboard on top of it, despite being able to jump far higher than the top of the jar, once the flea bangs its head against the card a few times it will never again, in ...

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