Jul 12, 2010
Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan ‘Press On’ has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race....
Jul 5, 2010
The one permanent emotion of the inferior man is fear– fear of the unknown, the complex, the inexplicable.Â What he wants above everything else is safety. –Henry Louis Mencken
Fear is probably the most common factor in stagnation of the self.Â It can be paralysing, long-lasting and will ultimately hold you back from doing what you want to do with your life.Â Pushing through your...
Jul 3, 2010
There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. –Nelson Mandela
Truthfully, this is a good post for men as well since both sexes suffer from relationship complacency; however I think that women will probably benefit a lot more from what I’m about to write than men will since in my experience it is more...
Jun 30, 2010
Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal; while others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than before. –Polybius
‘I take my goals seriously!’ you say defiantly.Â Well, okay, maybe you do.Â But lots of people don’t.Â And it’s a very fine line between thinking you take your goals...
Jun 13, 2010
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. –Ralph Waldo Emerson
Being a veritable drop in the enormous pond that is self-help, I’m sure many people would ask themselves why I would even bother to make a site devoted to something that has been covered thousands of times before.
Well, that’s a little...