Never mistake activity for achievement. —John R. Wooden

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Never mistake activity for achievement.

JOHN R. WOODEN

basketball coach, author

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Yoli from OTD Tampa APRIL 7, 2017
It doesn't always take a lot of words to have an effective message.

Yoli from SLG N APRIL 7, 2017
Absolutely!


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