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Douglas Chapman
I am a student of life
Interests: crossfit krav maga wrestling politics
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Nothing inspires forgiveness quite like revenge. - Scott Adams Continue reading
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There is nothing more contagious on this planet than enthusiasm. - Carlos Santana Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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You wouldn't worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do. — Eleanor Roosevelt Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves. - Carl Jung Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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The Road Not Taken BY ROBERT FROST Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it... Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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Never lose sight of who or what is important to you. Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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The fact that an opinion has been widely held is no evidence whatever that it is not utterly absurd. - Utterly Russell Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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Life will always be to a large extent what we ourselves make it. - Samuel Smiles Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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Beach WOD from training camp: swim 500M, run 5 miles. @ 8:30 am. Check email for details. The regular WOD will also be happening at 9:00 AM @ the gym. For people participating in the beach WOD - we will... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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The public is a ferocious beast -- one must either chain it up or flee from it. - Voltaire Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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In great attempts it is glorious even to fail. - Vince Lombardi Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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It is not the answer that enlightens, but the question. - Eugene Ionesco Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym
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The most precious gift we can offer others is our presence. When mindfulness embraces those we love, they will bloom like flowers. - Thich Nhat Hanh Continue reading
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No man is ever old enough to know better. - Holbrook Jackson Continue reading
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The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action. - John Dewey Continue reading
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Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world - making the most of one's best. — Harry Emerson Fosdick Continue reading
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Liberty is the right to do what the law permits. — Charles de Montesquieu Continue reading
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An orator is a good man who is skilled in speaking. - Cato Continue reading
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It is better to be a beggar than ignorant; for a beggar only wants money, but an ignorant person wants humanity. - Aristippus Continue reading
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Love not what you are, but what you may become. - Miguel de Cervantes Continue reading
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All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence -- and then success is sure. - Mark Twain Continue reading
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It takes ten pounds of common sense to carry one pound of learning. - Persian Proverb Continue reading
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If you can't accept losing, you can't win. - Vince Lombardi Continue reading
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Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither... Continue reading
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Confessed faults are half mended. - Scottish Proverb Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2014 at Hyperfit USA - Ann Arbor CrossFit Gym