What Kills Dreams…

"Interesting, I think there is one thing that has killed more dreams, have kept more people from accomplishing more goals than death itself, and that's a person's concern about what others think." ~Charles Henderson … [Read more...]

Ations + Words

If you appreciate the kindness shown you by others, say it with actions as well as words. The people who enjoy the greatest financial and personal success in life are those who build lasting relationships — with business associates, friends, co-workers, and others. They take the time and trouble to stay in touch, and they make sure that when someone does a good deed for them, they respond in kind. Build your network of personal and professional friends by taking the initiative and being a … [Read more...]

Stress

"The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another." - William James … [Read more...]

Watch the Stars

"Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running  with them." ~ Marcus Aurelius … [Read more...]

Get to December 31st, 2015 with a Smile :-)

Here are five great ideas to get you to December 31st, 2015 with a smile on your face and a sense of accomplishment... --Marc and Angel 1.  Be the leader of your own journey. – There are far too many capable people who don’t pursue their dreams and goals because they let their fears and others talk them out of it.  They give up before they even try, and simply let life’s river flow them downstream.  Choose to be stronger than that.  Choose to swim upstream when you have to.  Choose to do … [Read more...]

Be Immortal

"What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal." ~Albert Pine … [Read more...]

To Differentiate Unsuccessful from Successfull

"It is not a simple matter to differentiate unsuccessful from successful experiments. Most work that is finally successful is the result of a series of unsuccessful tests in which difficulties are gradually eliminated." ~ Dr. Robert H. Goddard … [Read more...]

The Only Safe way to Boast

The only safe way to boast is by constructive actions. It has been said that it’s not boasting if you can really do it. This may be true, but a far more persuasive argument is made when you do it first and talk about it later. Besides, good things that are said about you always carry more weight when they are said by someone other than yourself. When you find yourself tempted to wax eloquent about your achievements, force yourself to pause for a moment, take a deep breath, and ask someone … [Read more...]

Something You Design…

"Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present." - Jim Rohn … [Read more...]

7 Rituals You Should Steal from Extremely Creative People

7 Rituals You Should Steal from Extremely Creative People ---Marc and Angel 1.  Engage deeply in meaningful pursuits. Marcus Aurelius once said, “Stop whatever you’re doing for a moment and ask yourself: Am I afraid of death because I won’t be able to do this anymore?” One of our coaching clients brought this quote to my attention about a decade ago.  Today I have it pinned to the bulletin board in my office.  It stops me from squandering my most precious resource: my time. Creativity … [Read more...]