“People don’t decide to be extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things.”

May 30, 2017

It's not the mountain we conquer, but OURSELVES

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pictures from

https://itsnotthemountainweconquerbutourselves.wordpress.com

https://itsnotthemountainbutourselves.wordpress.com/

and http://www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

https://craigsquotes.wordpress.com/2017/05/28/people-dont-decide-to-be-extraordinary-they-decide-to-accomplish-extraordinary-things-2/

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2017/05/29/people-dont-decide-to-be-extraordinary-they-decide-to-accomplish-extraordinary-things/

“Sharing, informing,  enlightening, “entertaining”(??), encouraging, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”
enough there for now, c!
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“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

picture from http://www.racetothechequeredflag.wordpress.com

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picture from and http://www.climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com

and

http://www.awritersdreams.wordpress.com

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SHARE, INFORM, IMPACT, UPLIFT, IGNITE, ENCOURAGE and (perhaps even) INSPIRE

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Education (the Power of Education): “It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another”

May 16, 2017

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

.Sources: Education (the Power of Education): “It is what we make out of what we have, not what we are given, that separates one person from another”

and

https://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

“Sharing, informing,  enlightening, encouraging, impacting, empowering, igniting, uplifting (and perhaps even) inspiring”
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South Africa is on a cliff edge – just as it was in 1985

May 7, 2017

A South African Economist and Business Leader

International banks and companies will be much more reluctant to make loans to SA entities now that the country’s credit rating has been downgraded.

Source: South Africa is on a cliff edge – just as it was in 1985

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Craig’s Books (and novels – “faction”) on South Africa (Amazon)

April 19, 2017

My Books on South Africa

Stunning rainbow links the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, South Africa. Photo by Chris McLennan.

The various books* that Craig “felt inspired to write” are available at

ebooks (digital books)

http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B005GGMAW4

http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=la_B005GGMAW4_sr?rh=i%3Abooks&field-author=Craig+Lock

Paperbacks (see https://goldendawnpublishing.wordpress.com/2016/12/20/paperback-writer/ and  https://wanttowriteabook.wordpress.com/2013/06/07/paperback-writer-the-beatles/

https://www.createspace.com/pub/simplesitesearch.search.do?sitesearch_query=%22craig+lock%22&sitesearch_type=STORE

https://www.amazon.com/Craig-Lock/e/B005GGMAW4/ref=pe_584750_33951330_sr_tc_2_0?qid=1476388259&sr=1-2-ent

http://www.creativekiwis.com/index.php/books

and http://goo.gl/vTpjk

All proceeds go to needy and underprivileged children –

MINE!

“When the writer is no more , the value of your purchase will soar! “

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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Pictures (above great) by my old friend John (“the world’s third worst photographer”, so he calls himself), but whose photographic talents I definitely  do NOT possess)!
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Table Mountain (John)

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Craig’s Rainbow Books

April 19, 2017

Seven Great Quotes from Nelson Mandela’s Auto-biography ‘Long Walk to Freedom’

April 18, 2017

“To live in Africa, you must know what it’s like to die in Africa.”

April 18, 2017

Nelson Mandela: Four Acts of Forgiveness that Showed South Africa Path away from Apartheid

April 17, 2017

Nelson Mandela: My Inspiration (and "Inspirator")

https://wordpress.com/posts/weforgive.wordpress.com

“Together, one heart, one mind, one life, one small step at a time, let’s plant the seeds of hope for a better and brighter future… then together let’s walk towards it.”
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dawn best
sunsetggreat

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“The past is another country”

April 4, 2017

Craig's Quotes

pictures from http://www.sawriter.wordpress.com

https://southafricathebelovedcountry.wordpress.com

http://www.capetownmypictures.wordpress.com

and

http://www.onetaleoftwocities.wordpress.com

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picture from http://www.lifeisgodsnovel.wordpress.com

and http://www.craiglockbooks.wordpress.com

PS

“Life is God’s novel; so let Ultimate Source write it, as it unfolds…”

– me (as inspired by the words of Isaac Bashevis Singer)

from The Old Man and the Sea  available at http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00GP3MW70

Shared by craig (“Information and Inspiration Distributor, Incorrigible Encourager and People-builder”)

(well my friends and family say I’m “safest” just writing and encouraging others)

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Reporter’s Notebook: The Day South Africa woke-up | Daily Maverick

April 3, 2017