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Thomas Lopinski

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Thomas Lopinski grew up in a quaint small town in Illinois called Georgetown, which had one stoplight, one high school, one square, one lake, one police car and one hundred ways to get into trouble. It was a wonderful place to be a child. In his teens, he picked up a guitar and started playing in local rock bands while holding down a day job.

“Sleep was more of a concept back then and not a requirement,” said Lopinski.

He studied at the University of Illinois and continued his interest in writing music, even though the signs were there that this was not his true calling.

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Thomas Lopinski Not only is it a creative outlet, it's also an inlet to expanding your own mind and growing as a person.
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“Whats the difference between being very religious or very spiritual? About $200 in tax write offs.”
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“Life is where reality ends and imagination begins. Until you step beyond that boundary, you have not lived.”
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“Life is where reality ends and imagination begins. Until you step beyond that boundary, you have not lived.”
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“Change is good, especially, when it's in your pocket.”
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“Whats the difference between being very religious or very spiritual? About $200 in tax write offs.”
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“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.”
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“Always go too far, because that's where you'll find the truth”
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