Onward, Through All Adversity
Last Updated: February 8, 2023
Here's today's quote: "Do what you feel in your heart to be right--for you'll be criticized anyway." (Eleanor Roosevelt) That's right -- no matter how positive you are in your belief, there will be someone who disagrees...someone who criticizes you severely because they think you have it all wrong. Don't let others stop you. When you make a plan to reach a certain goal and you can see the way laid out clearly before you, ignore those who try to tell you that you are wrong. If you feel you have
Do You Believe In Taking Chances?
Last Updated: February 7, 2023
Our quote for today: "If no one ever took risks, Michaelango would have painted the Sistine Chapel on the floor." (Neil Simon)If you want to reach your goal, you will need to move out of your comfort zone. If that weren't the case, your goal would already be within reach. It is necessary to risk failure to reach success, so taking a chance might be vital.Besides, if you think something might be the right answer and you don't take the chance and try it, you will never know if it would have worke
When Confronted With Challenges, Think Of The Butterfly
Last Updated: February 6, 2023
Here is today's quote, from Maya Angelou: “We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” Think about this saying when you come up against a formidable obstacle.The butterfly in the picture above has reached the pinnacle of its success. It has reached its goal. Think of the process it endured to get there. Think of the stages of its life, and how, somehow, it has survived all the challenges.The beautiful insect di
Do You Have As Much Persistence As Your Cat?
Last Updated: February 5, 2023
Today's topic centers around persistence. Our quote comes from Dale Carnegie: "Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."If your cat wants breakfast in the morning, he demonstrates a great example of persistence, as he will not stop trying to get you out of bed and busy with his breakfast until his goal is accomplished.Can't we do the same? Will we let a little cat show us up? We must be like the cat w
How Do You Handle Commitment?
Last Updated: February 4, 2023
How serious are you about building a business? Do you wish for it and hope for it? Are you putting in the effort to make it reality? Have you reached the level of commitment?Here's Abraham Lincoln's quote on the subject: “Commitment is what transforms a promise into a reality.” If you wish and hope, but don't put in the hard work, you will not get very far. One definition of commitment is "the state or quality of being dedicated to a course or activity." Don't just say the words, b