Nate’s Monday Morning Message 

Welcome to this week’s edition of Nate’s Monday Morning Message! I trust that many of you are enjoying Presidents Day so far. While it’s great to have a reason to skip work, today is an important day in our American tradition. Presidents Day first began in 1800, the year after George Washington died. People mourning the Presidential leader, celebrated his birthday which was February 22nd and later it became an official holiday in 1879 and a federal event in 1885. Today we honor all 44 presidents of the United States, but noting the two greats: George Washington and Abraham Lincoln. If it weren’t for our founding fathers and their vision of America, none of us would be here today. However you chose to spend your day off, I hope you’ll reserve some time to honor what it is to be an American. Let’s make it a great week!


9 Things Money Can’t Buy:

1) A healthy sense of self-worth
2) More time
3) Skill (although you can buy training to add to your skill)
4) Real respect
5) Work-life balance
6) A good reputation
7) Innocence
8) Health
9) Enough

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“Government's first duty is to protect the people, not run their lives.” - Ronald Reagan

“If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” - George Washington

“We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” - Thomas Jefferson

“Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same.” - Ronald Reagan

“Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.” - Abraham Lincoln

Nate Martinez, RE/MAX Professionals

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