Please take yourself seriously and release the dreamer. Yes, there is work that follows, but there is work whether you pursue your dream or not. Wouldn’t you and the world at-large be better served if you worked for something more?
When we make a mistake or realize a deficiency, our instinct is cover up. We’re trained as children that mistakes are bad and should be avoided at all cost. However, the only way through is to embrace the mistake and accept the forgiveness.
Knowing something intellectually is a universe away from implementing. If you know that you need a Vision to guide your life, but aren’t taking the time to develop one, it will never help.
Life is much the same as the news and sports. Things are as important as you make them and spectators miss out on the rewards. We are all allowed to play the game of life professionally and millions of people only choose to watch.
Why on earth would Reality TV be on every channel? Because we will trade the opportunity to get better and do something productive with our lives for the opportunity to feel better by watching someone else’s over-hyped drama.
Bad goals are a plague on society! People are constantly setting goals because that’s what we are told to do.…
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“Oh my goodness! You scored in the 99th percentile!” “What’s that mean?” “It means that you scored in the top…
Our biggest challenge in western society is our lack of patience with results. We shovel in loads of forgiveness or pack in many small disciplines to take us where we want to go, but they do not normally show outside progress right away. Because of the amount of work needed versus the visual evidence of the labor, many of us lose heart and give up.
The trick isn’t getting old… it’s the quality of your life as you get there. Yes, it’s a mindset.