Hearth and home have been replaced by microwave and house; "help me, please" and "that hurts" replaced by drama and endurance training.

Result: Heads in the sand, hearts on the sleeve, hands on the wheel AND phone, and health on drugs.

The very first volume of American poetry(published in England), like the youth programs sponsored by the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, hit upon the formula for complementarity: Four Elements, Seasons, Ages of Man and Freedoms(illustrated by Norman Rockwell).

If we keep "going for it", rather than "four it", the club will be wielded, not yielded. 

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Comment by Clem Gerdelmann on 8th mo. 16, 2014 at 6:11am

Translation: Burning/Beating yourself up is not a good strategy any more than beating out the competition is a practical/worthy goal.

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