Commitment to Excellence

"The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavour." --Vince Lombardi … [Read more...]

How Do You Know?

How Do You Know? by Napoleon Hill When I hear someone expressing a definite opinion about something which I have reason to believe he knows little or nothing, I think of an experience I had when I stopped a Quaker on the streets of Philadelphia and asked him the time of day. He took out his watch, examined it carefully, and then in a slow, emphatic tone of voice he said “Well Sir, According to this alleged time piece it appears to be approximately one minute and ten seconds past twelve … [Read more...]

Primary Food is More Than Food

“Primary food is more than what is on your plate. Healthy relationships, regular physical activity, a fulfilling career and a spiritual practice can fill your soul and satisfy your hunger for life. When primary food is balanced and satiating, your life feeds you, making what you eat secondary.” ~ Joshua Rosenthal from Integrative Nutrition … [Read more...]

Action vs. Self-Delusion

Action vs. Self-Delusion by Jim Rohn Knowledge fueled by emotion equals action. Action is the ingredient that ensures results. Only action can cause reaction. Further, only positive action can cause positive reaction. Action. The whole world loves to watch those who make things happen, and it rewards them for causing waves of productive enterprise. I stress this because today I see many people who are really sold on affirmations. And yet there is a famous saying that, “Faith without … [Read more...]

10 Things Happy People Never Do Again

10 Things Happy People Never Do Again --Marc and Angel Try to be anyone other than who they are. – In everything you do, you must ask, “Why am I doing this?  Is this helping me grow?  Does it represent who I am and who I hope to become?”  Truth be told, trying to be anyone else is a waste of the person you are.  Be yourself.  Embrace that individual inside you that has ideas, strengths and beauty like no one else.  Be the person you know yourself to be – the best version of you – on your … [Read more...]

Your Self-image

"Your self-image controls the results in your life.  You can become the sort of person and live the sort of life you want by deciding who and what you want to be, and then acting like that person and doing the things they do.  Improving your self- image is the first step towards improving your results." --Jennifer Colford … [Read more...]

Quality and Quantity of the Service

The quality and quantity of the service you render, plus the attitude with which you render it, determine the amount of pay you get and the sort of job you hold. The people who are promoted to the best positions in the company are those who make it a practice to go the extra mile, to do more than they are paid to do, and to do it willingly and cheerfully. You take the first important step toward determining your own future when you make the conscious decision to approach every task with a … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Currency

“A human being, like a business, makes profits and suffers losses. For a human being, however, the ultimate currency is not money, nor is it any external measure, such as fame, fortune, or power. The ultimate currency for a human being is happiness.” ~ Tal Ben-Shahar   from Happier … [Read more...]

Be Different!

"Don't be afraid to be unique or speak your mind, because that's what makes you different from everyone else." -- Dave Thomas … [Read more...]

16 Reasons You’re Succeeding in Life (Even If You Don’t Feel You Are)

16 Reasons You’re Succeeding in Life (Even If You Don’t Feel You Are) --Marc and Angel You are walking your own path, not anyone else’s. – One of the most foundational sources of both success and happiness is simply being comfortable with who you really are.  Not trading your reality for a role or your truth for an act.  Not giving up your freedom of thought.  Not putting on a mask.  So never let anyone’s ignorance, hate, drama or negativity stop you.  If you desire to make a difference in … [Read more...]