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The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!

Updated: May 5

“Make a plan to create your ideal life and set the goals to achieve your life plan!” — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs 

Set your goals, make your plans, keep your focus, work hard, and always stay humble when you succeed!
Today's Message is: "Plan Day!" Why Not?


The “Colonel’s” VFV Motivational/Inspirational Quotes & Message of the Day!


Good “Saturday!” Morning “Band of Brothers & Sisters,” and all great connections.  Welcome to the weekend from the “Colonel’s Foxhole” in Conroe, TX — 4 May 2024!


Today’s Message is:  “Plan Day!”  Why Not?


“A solid leadership plan that provides several courses of action will lead to the success of any organization and inspire the people.  It doesn’t have to be perfect, but it should be comprehensive and relevant.  Remember, if ‘Plan A’ doesn’t work then have a ‘Plan B’ ready to go!” — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs  

More Awesome Quotes for Today’s Message:


“Always have a plan, and believe in it.  Nothing happens by accident.” — Chuck Knox


“A goal without a plan is just a wish.”  — Larry Elder

“A plan without action is not a plan.  It’s a speech.” — T. Boone Pickens


“If the plan doesn’t work, change the plan, but never the goal.” — Unknown Author


“A good plan implemented today is better than a perfect plan implemented tomorrow.” — George Patton


“Life is all about how you handle PLAN B.” — Unknown Author


“Plan your work and work your plan.” — Napoleon Hill


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Good Saturday morning Colonel.

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Good "Saturday!" afternoon Robert! I really like the last one out of all the great ones you shared today! Thank you! Have a great evening my friend.


Good morning Col Burroughs and all of my brothers and sisters here on VFV. My plans may fail so I will leave all my plans to God, for He already has a plan for me. Have a blessed day today and always.

Taken from:

What Does The Bible Say About Planning For The Future?

by DEREK HILL ·  Print ·  Email

The market is constantly pushing us into planning for the future: our retirement, 401K’s, pensions, stocks and bonds, social security and other means.  We naturally gravitate towards our future here on earth.  We plan our next projects, vacations, weekend getaways and nights out.  Does the Bible address the issue of planning for the future?  You bet it does!  Your…

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God has a plan for you Gene... there is no doubt in my mind brother. Tell Linda to slow down a little. You'll get moved okay! Enjoy the rest of your afternoon and I hope you'll be awake to join me tonight for WFL!


Chuckled a bit at this one. As a military planner we were usually working on Plan F when Plan A was rolled out.

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Yes indeed, great staffs are always working on a plan for the plan for the plan Jack! Thank you brother - enjoy the rest of your day!

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