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The Shortform

You Are the Summation of Your Thoughts

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“Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus.” Alexander Graham Bell

I found this quote one to be pondered. Within it, I find the suggestion to live life in a state of presence. While our thoughts, like the sun’s rays, have value, it is important to not stay too long on some thoughts as they can cause damage.

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M.D. Anderson

M.D. Anderson

Writing mostly on topics related to the growth and understanding of ourselves individually and collectively. Poetry, prose, essays, and reflections.