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December 11, 2012

BRADBERRY: Better today than yesterday...

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Niagara Gazette — “Keep thy shop and thy shop will keep thee” which he used as an explanation for the long hours he spent there in that office. “People expect me to be here, so here I am. You never know when or who is going to come through that door. I need to be here when they need me…” he’d say with a smile.

And the other one, “Plan your work, work your plan”. He said people can accomplish much more than they think, if they’d just take the time to decide what they want, figure out what it will take to get it done, and then actually do it”.

Most who ever had the good fortune to meet him will remember him for his pat answer to the simple question, “How are you doing, A.B.?

“Better today than yesterday” he’d quip with a twinkle in his smiling eyes.

“Better today than yesterday…”

Contact Bill at bill.bradberry@yahoo.com

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