Do not let our compellingly gentle force make anyone uncomfortable (photo: Dreams come true where they are planted.) You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. – Buddha The first victory in the world is the one over self. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.