For 24 years of my adult life, by choice I weighed well over 200 pounds. I say ‘by choice’ because I have never ‘accidentally’ eaten anything, so when I choose to eat too much, I have chosen to weigh too much.
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To be candid, some people have given positive thinking a bad name. I can’t stand to hear some gung-ho individual say that with positive thinking you can just do ‘anything.’ If you think about that one for a moment, you recognize the absurdity of it.
When you are truly interested in other people, you will learn what they are interested in and if they have a need for your product. If they like you, and most people like folks who take an interest in them, they’ll help you find people who do need what you have to sell, even if they don’t.
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My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humour, and some style.
I am a visceral person by nature. I act on instinct, quickly, without pondering possible disaster and without indulging in deep introspection.
Have the courage to be ignorant of a great number of things, in order to avoid the calamity of being ignorant of everything.
Time can be an ally or an enemy. What it becomes depends entirely upon you, your goals, and your determination to use every available minute.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Vision remains vision until you focus, do the work, and bring it down to earth where it will do some good.
To give away money is an easy matter, and in any man’s power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in every man’s power, nor an easy matter. Hence it is that such excellence is rare, praiseworthy, and noble.
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.