The purpose of Mr. Dickie's Blog is to provide a place where I can post quotations I like and write about things that are on my mind. As of the summer of 2011 I have NetworkedBlogs posting a link to this blog to Facebook.
Don't allow ... condemning voices to play repeatedly in your mind. That will only accentuate a negative attitude toward yourself. If you have a bad attitude toward you, it will hinder every area of your life.
(Joel Osteen, Become a Better You, p. 86)
30 January 2015
This is the "free" office suite that you can download and use if you don't want to buy MS Office. I haven't tried it because I haven't found a need. I think I'd like to try out the database option since I don't own a database program.
Innovation occurs when ripe seeds fall on fertile ground. (p. 39)
By 2014 there would be 847 million blogs in the world. (p. 427)
Almost every digital tool, whether designed for it or not, was commandeered by humans for a social purpose: to create communities, facilitate communication, collaborate on projects, and enable social networking. (p. 485)
(Walter Isaacson, The Innovators)
21 January 2015
I have been retired from the U.S. government for many years. I was a long time paying member of AOL until May 2009. Until October 2008 I had a fairly extensive genealogy website on AOL. They dropped support.
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