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Be an encourager. The world has plenty of critics already.

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Noun: Auspices  (AW-spih-sus) Definition: With the protection or support of someone or something, especially an organization. Example sentence: Financial aid is being provided under the auspices of NATO.

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Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.

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Adjective: Episodic  (ep-ih-SOH-dik) Definition: Happening at irregular intervals. Example sentence: Bruce is plagued by episodic migraines.

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Persist until something happens.

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Noun: Hoosegow  (HOOSS-gow) Definition: Jail. Example sentence: The perpetrator was sentenced to three months in the hoosegow.

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Noun: Bunkum  (BUNG-kum) Definition: Insincere or foolish talk:  nonsense. Example sentence: I hesitated to voice my opinions, fearful that my companions would deride my views as bunkum.

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Strong people stand up for themselves, but stronger people stand up for others.

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Verb: Foist (FOIST) Definition: 1. a: To  introduce or insert surreptitiously or without warrant. 1. b: To force another to accept especially by stealth or deceit. 2. To pass off as genuine or worthy. Example sentence: It is possible to talk about politics without trying to foist your beliefs upon others.

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Allow yourself to be a beginner. No one starts off being excellent.  

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