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28 DECEMBER 2021 WorldWide Drilling Resource® RENEW - SUBSCRIBE NOW! 257 Caroline Street Punxsutawney, PA 15767 800-927-0560 • 814-427-2555 Fax: 814-427-5164 SERVING THE WATER WELL INDUSTRY Serving the Drilling Industry Th b Since this is “Gratitude” month at WWDR, I thought I would share a few ideas about the reality of gratitude, th “The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated.” ~William James “Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. An “We must find time to stop and thank people who make a difference in our lives.” ~John F. Kennedy I will guarantee, every day of your life you have something to be grateful for. I will also wager you have someone it to yourself? Gratitude to others is worthless if it isn’t shared, so I would like to share with you a few positives I hav keep in mind I don’t feel we should do things for others to get gratitude, but for the ability to give them whatever it is we 0 So far this year, I have given over 250 books by various authors to friends, family, strangers, and customers, and guess how many b 0 Today, I let seven people into the line of traffic from their side street and every one of them waved, and two even screamed “Thanks 0 So far this year, I have sent over 300 cards expressing a variety of things like appreciation, condolences, happy birthday, support, an 0 At a lunch line today, I asked the person behind me if they were in a hurry and would like to get in front of me. I thought she was goi Okay, so it’s your turn. Do you generally take the time to express thanks or gratitude for either big or small stuff? Is it your experience m Let me wrap this up, folks. We are living in a time that is all about “Me, My, and Self”. I have seen it all over the country. No, not everyon What Happy People Know. Do you know, after a great deal of research, what Dan found is one of the most common traits of the happiest peop understanding, listening, support, validation, and kindness. Have a safe and happy holiday season and don’t forget to say thank-you. Billy