Jul 26, 2010
There comes a time when you have to stand up and shout:Â This is me damn it! I look the way I look, think the way I think, feel the way I feel, love the way I love! I am a whole complex package. Take me… or leave me. Accept me – or walk away…When you are strong enough to love yourself one hundred percent, good and bad – you will be amazed at the opportunities that life presents...
Jul 23, 2010
When you write down your ideas you automatically focus your full attention on them. Few if any of us can write one thought and think another at the same time. Thus a pencil and paper make excellent concentration tools. –Michael Leboeuf
You ever find yourself struggling to pay attention to something important?Â Maybe you’re sitting in class listening to your professor or teacher...
Jul 21, 2010
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under the trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.
Whether or it’s with school, work, or even a personal project, pretty much everybody I know at one time or another has slaved over something without wanting to take...
Jul 19, 2010
The reason most people never reach their goals is that they donâ€™t define them, or ever seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.
It sounds a little ridiculous at first, doesn’t it?Â I always had problems logically connecting the...
Jul 16, 2010
Donâ€™t be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. One man gets only a weekâ€™s value out of a year while another man gets a full yearâ€™s value out of a week.
I can’t even tell you how many times I’ve picked up the guitar in order to learn how to play.Â Or started learning the Kanji for Japanese (The set of symbols...
Jul 14, 2010
Our remedies oft in ourselves do lie
Which we ascribe to heaven.
– William Shakespeare
You ever have moments where you’re talking passionately about your new toothbrush and right when you’re getting to the part about the rubber tongue cleaner on the back, someone interrupts you with a topic that has nothing to do with what you’re saying?
This used to happen to me a lot in...
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....