Courage Is Not The Lack Of Fear….

....It is acting in spite of it.Courage is a trait we associate with heroes, successful businessmen and women, and those who stand tall and take action despite horrible odds. Seen in many forms, courage is something we often discuss and long for. If courage were a concrete item we could purchase at the store, some entrepreneur would be filthy rich off selling this … [Read more...]

No Matter Where You Go There You Are

No matter where you go there you are.The verdict is out on who originally coined that phrase, but it’s been around for decades. I prefer to attribute to those gentlemen in the above picture.    Those stalwarts in "The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension."  If you've never seen this cult classic, do yourself a favor and watch it if for no other reason … [Read more...]

Most People Don’t Share Your Dreams and Goals

In your journey to better yourself with better mental and emotional performance, to achieve your dreams and goals you are going to feel like the Lone Ranger at times, or most of the time.  For the most part people are not going to get what you are doing and where you are going.  Let's face it, if they did they would be doing the same thing as you and be on a similar … [Read more...]

Habit Insanity

Congratulations! After hours of meditating, soul-searching, talking to trusted advisers, and self-reflection, you realized that you need to form a solid routine. You have incorporated new habits into your life. For the first time in a long time, or maybe for the first time ever, you are a dedicated, structured individual. Nothing can stop you as you’re on your way towards … [Read more...]

Flawless or Defective? You Make the Choice!

Wouldn’t life be simpler if we lived in a perfect world? Imagine how easy it would be to have a great day if we woke up each morning knowing that no wrong could happen. Whatever our individual idea of utopia is, I’m sure we all imagine a perfect world as one in which we feel great all the time. We would get along with those around us, and we would have great views of … [Read more...]

Sometimes There Are Potholes in Your Paved Road

If you’ve ever driven in the northeast of the United States, you know how frequent potholes can be. Construction workers have a hard time keeping up with minor cracks and holes in the road because of the freezing temperatures. Water gets into these crevices, freezes, expands, and creates larger and larger holes in the road. Though not quite as large, there are potholes on … [Read more...]

Grow Positive Thinking Instead of Negative Weeds

Can you really go wrong when you start out with a Shakespeare quote?  Methinks not.  His quote says far more eloquently what this post tries to say in so many paragraphs.  Read on and gain insight on why it is so difficult to renew and change your thinking processes.For thousands of years, farmers have been growing food to feed their families and communities. Anyone … [Read more...]