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Few things fire up a person’s commitment like dedication to excellence.

From Proverbs 22:29:  “Do you see those who are skillful in their work?  They will serve kings; they will not serve common people.”

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You can’t light another’s path without casting light on your own.

From John 12:36:  “(Jesus is speaking) While you have the light, believe in the light, so that you may become children of light.”

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While you can’t do much about your ancestors, you can influence your descendants greatly.

From Psalm 127:1:  “Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain.  Unless the Lord guards the city, the guard keeps watch in vain.”

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Encouraging others means helping people, looking for the best in them, and trying to bring out their positive qualities.

From Romans 15:2-3:  “Each of us must please our neighbor for the good purpose of building up the neighbor.  For Christ did not please himself; but, as it is written, ‘The insults of those who insult you have fallen on Me.'”

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The mark of a Christian is that he will walk the second mile and turn the other cheek.  A wise man or woman gives the extra effort, all for the glory of the Lord, Jesus Christ.

From Philippians 2:4:  “Don’t be obsessed with getting your own advantage.  Forget yourselves long enough to lend a helping hand.”

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Great leaders understand that the right attitude will set the right atmosphere, which enables the right response from others.

From Daniel 12:3:  Those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the sky, and righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.”