In and Out Box
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"Sometimes it's important to stop whatever break you're taking and just do the work."
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"Now you're going to be procrastinating with the big boys."
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Too early to begin working on/Too late to do anything about.
"We're still moving in."
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"We stir the brew all morning, Marissa comes in whenever..."
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"Thank goodness you're here - I can't accomplish anything unless I have a deadline."
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"I'm listing my deadlines by due date so I can miss them in chronological order."
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"By God, this year on my vacation I'm going to read a book!"
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"You're on our 'to do' list."
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Finally - a software package that makes it snap to write that novel.
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Two entrances to a gym; one reads "Actual Exercise" while the other reads "Sit on Equipment and Stare at your Phone."
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Children's Dream Bedtime Routine
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The Fierce Urgency of Now
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"The siege was yesterday."
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"Still it would be a great mistake to abandon your work on the perpetual motion machine."
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The Graveyard of Past Deadlines
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"Just do the work. No one cares if you get goose bumps."
"It's great for multicrastinating."
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The artist wakes refreshed, creative juices flowing.
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"After we read every e-mail ever written, I'm gonna start on that new Dan Brown novel."
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"I spent my whole day planning my day."
"Hey, I'm thirsty. I need a drink. A drink and a liverwurst sandwich. Hey, how about a sandwich and a beer down at Gallagher's, then we can go shoot some pool? Or maybe take in a movie. Hey, I'm talking to you."
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What Harper Lee's REALLY been up to all these years
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