[Motivational Minute] There Must Be Positive Action

“Positive thoughts are not enough, there has to be positive action.”  I haven’t a clue who first uttered the words above, but I have to say, there is absolute truth within them.  We read Napoleon Hill and listen to Earl Nightingale and we’re told all about how the ‘law of attraction’ and ‘think positive!’ will…

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[*Motivational Minute*] Are YOU Embarrassed??

“If you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you’ve launched too late.” — Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn Wow! Doesn’t this relate to just about Anything in life?  Building a blog? Writing a letter? Starting a business? Doing your very first YouTube LIVE? How many of us can relate to that…

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From Bitter Trials to Blessings…

Though it certainly doesn’t feel this way, Oscar Wilde says, ‘What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.’ Many people just give up during the ‘bitter trials’ believing it to be a lost cause.  Oftentimes, if you batten down the hatches and ride out the storm, you just might see the…

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Unselfish thoughts are the very portals of Heaven… | Quotes

Stumbling over these words one day, I decided to highlight the text and read this paragraph multiple times. It may be a bit wordy and certainly aged, but I have found it to be a definite truth. How many days do we wake up in a foul mood, with a negative disposition, just to find…

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You Can Have, Do, Or Be Anything You Set Your Mind To, But. . .

Reading his book this past weekend, I came across P.T.’s quote here in his book The Art of Money Getting, and couldn’t help but be reminded of what I was often told as a child, “God helps those who help themselves.”  (Huh?) Now, as a child, I certainly did not understand that concept one iota.…

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