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Why Wait to Be Great? by Terry Hawkins

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Chapter 13The Best Way to Teach Is to Be!

Every day we make the choice about where and how we will spend our day. We decide whether we want to be a Flipman, and when we do, we become far more aware of the Pit behaviors of the people around us. It can be hard to resist the temptation to judge them. I hope no one reads this book, then walks up to the first energy sucker he or she meets and says, “Hey, Pitman, I’ve got some ‘feedback’ for you!” I’m sure we all realize by now that this is about working on our own stuff and not about criticizing someone else. When we’re busy criticizing someone else’s backyard, we’re usually allowing weeds to grow in our own.

One of the most annoying things we can do to someone is to become the Pit Police! I don’t ...

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