Optimism is Essential

"Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress." -- Nicholas M. Butler … [Read more...]

Enlightenment

Selling myself on "the way I am" keeps me locked in my own fearful childhood.  I become heavy with a false claim of permanent personality. Heavy with the lie. That's why becoming enlightened and growing up feel like the same thing. Enlightenment seems to mean making yourself lighter. Many people actually lose weight when they become enlightened. As each lie is let go, we rise up, feeling lighter and enlightened by the process. To throw aside the heavy lies we are struggling to carry around … [Read more...]

Begin to Build

"Visualize this thing that you want, see it, feel it, believe in it. Make your mental blue print, and begin to build." - Robert Collier … [Read more...]

Not Much You can Do

There isn’t much one can do for the individual who will not try to do something for himself. One of the keys to success is Personal Initiative. Most people — including those who will play a key role in the level of success you achieve in your life — will not give you their full assistance and support unless you first take the initiative. If you see something that needs to be done, just do it. Wendy’s founder, Dave Thomas, says, “A little initiative will improve your luck nine days out of … [Read more...]

Cultivating Awareness

“Cultivating awareness is indeed the preliminary activity in the “I-opening” experience of meeting your authentic self. Living your life oblivious to your thinking patterns and beliefs, day after day, year after year, is a habit that encourages and elevates your ego or false self... The way I see it, if you’re going to practice an Excuses Begone! life, your primary relationship needs to be 100 percent with your authentic self.” ~ Dr. Wayne W. Dyer from Excuses Begone! … [Read more...]

Every Great and Deep Difficulty

"Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it." ~ Niels Bohr … [Read more...]

10 Toxic Habits that Drain Your Energy

10 Toxic Habits that Drain Your Energy --Marc and Angel Pretending like everything is OK when it isn’t. – Do you feel overwhelmed?  Do you feel like giving up?  There’s honestly no shame in it.  You are not a robot; and even if you were, you’d still need to stop for maintenance sometimes.  There’s no shame in admitting to yourself that you feel exhausted, doubtful, and low.  This is a natural part of being human.  The simple fact that you are aware of this means you are able to turn things … [Read more...]

Back to Basics

"it is time to get back to basics: to self-discipline and respect for the law, to consideration for others, to accepting responsibility for yourself and your family, and not shuffling it off on the state." -- John Major … [Read more...]

The Key

Marianne-Williamson

"The key to abundance is meeting limited circumstances with unlimited thoughts." - Marianne Williamson … [Read more...]

The Master Mind alliance

Unlimited power may be available when two or more people coordinate their thoughts and actions in a spirit of perfect harmony for the attainment of a definite purpose. A Master Mind alliance involves two or more people working together in perfect harmony toward the attainment of a common purpose. Such a partnership creates a superpower that enables each of its members to do far more than either would have been able to achieve separately. Choose your Master Mind partners carefully. Align … [Read more...]