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Going Back In Time.

I’ve come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy. Tony Robbins Read more at http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/new.html#lFfSmHyQ4vldRykv.99   I’ve come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the […]

Define Success For Yourself.

Don’t aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.~ David Frost We know what’s best for ourselves In our last post about success, Doug and I decided that what were taught in the past doesn’t necessarily translate into success for us. We’re our […]

What You Were Taught About Success Is Wrong.

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. ~Vince Lombardi The Inner Critic lives! What defines success to you? If you’re like most people, your definition was formed by your parents and society. This definition is internalized and […]

Straying Off The Beaten Path.

Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored. ~Abraham Lincoln The beaten path is not always best Sometimes things are done a certain way, and no one really knows why. Nothing is changed because results are reached, and change may mess up the magic combination that leads to success (even if the […]

Creatively Or Routine? How Is Your Life Lived?

I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence. ~Frederick Douglass It isn’t going to be given to you It’s up to ourselves to use our talents and create our personal contentment. No one is going […]

It’s Not Always Rainbows and Sunshine.

I’ve had some dark nights of the soul, of course, but giving in to depression would be a sellout, a defeat. ~Christopher Hitchens Doug and I have been writing our series, Find Your Path In Life. for a while now. We’re working hard to figure what we want in life and how to get there. […]

The Rules Have Changed. You Should Too.

In the 21st century, somebody or something has changed the rules about how our world works. ~Eddie Obeng Chaos Reigns Life isn’t about following the rules, putting your time in and being taken care of when you’re older anymore. The world changed when we weren’t looking, and we need to catch up. Doug and I […]

Rules Of Life?

I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them; if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for […]

Disorder In Life And Back Again.

Confusion heard his voice, and wild uproar Stood ruled, stood vast infinitude confined; Till at his second bidding darkness fled, Light shone, and order from disorder sprung. ~John Milton Where is my white picket fence? Disorder and unexpected change are a part of our lives. There’s a shift occurring… in society, in business, in spirituality… […]

So, Who ARE These Monkeys, And Why Do They Keep Telling Me What To Do?

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt It’s been seven weeks since I decided to find out what […]