31 March, 2012

Six Simple Rules for Life

A five-year old slugger smacks the baseball out into the field and sprints toward third base.
A tiny midfielder, playing her first soccer match, reaches down and scoops into her arms the ball rolling through the green grass toward her.
A small child on the basketball court receives a pass from a teammate and excitedly races to the hoop…without remembering to dribble.

If you’ve ever coached a children’s sports team, then you know the importance of explaining the simple rules of the game. Initially, chaos and confusion reign supreme as children accustomed themselves to unfamiliar regulations. Yet over time, the once-confusing rules become second nature, and the kids play together without even having to think about them.

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"Be who you are and
say what you feel,
because those who mind
don't matter, and those who
matter don't mind."

~ Dr. Seuss ~

28 March, 2012

Ever tried.
Ever failed.
No matter.

Try again.
Fail again.
Fail better.

~ Samuel Beckett ~

27 March, 2012

tomorrow
noun
A mystical land where 99%
of all human productivity,
motivation, and achievement
is stored.

25 March, 2012

What screws us up
most in life
is the picture
in our head
of how it is
supposed to be.

24 March, 2012

22 March, 2012

"I think the reason
DREAMS never come to
pass for most is they don't
have a strong enough
"WHY" or "REASON"
for making it happen.
Without a strong enough
why or reason, there is no
juice to fuel the passion
or actions to get there."

~ S. Glenn ~

21 March, 2012

"Life is 10% what
happens to me and 90%
how I react to it."

~ Chuck Swindoll ~

20 March, 2012

It’s not what we have
to do, but how we do
what we have to do that
makes the difference.

19 March, 2012

You can tell the size
of a person by the size
of the problem that
gets them down.

18 March, 2012

You can do 99% of all
things right in your vocation,
but without a positive
winning attitude, you fail.

17 March, 2012

"Imagination is more
important than
knowledge..."

~ Albert Einstein ~

15 March, 2012

Born to Dream

Rollan A. Roberts II

What would you be or do if you know you could not fail? How would you live if time and money were no object? What are you so passionate about that sleep escapes you? Rollan A. Roberts II dynamically conveys what dreams are, what they are not, and how to achieve yours in Born to Dream. In this powerful, hard-hitting read, Rollan helps you to define your dream, achieve it, and keep it alive. Learn why people give up on their dreams and the attributes of successful dreamers. Born to Dream will bring clarity to your life's purpose and the dreams within you like no other book you've read. Born to Dream will inspire you to pursue your dreams with everything you are, have, and hope to be. This thrilling book is for champions you were Born to Dream.

You will discover:
  • 10 questions you can ask to define your dreams
  • 7 step play-by-play for achieving your dreams
  • 10 ways to keep your dream alive
  • 27 reasons people quit pursuing their dreams
  • 5 attributes of a champion

"Dreams are a form of goal setting. Without our dreams, we have no reason to move forward. Born to Dream motivates its readers to dream big and follow through to reach success."
Shannon Miller Olympic Gymnast.

14 March, 2012

"We act as though comfort and luxury
were the chief requirements of life,
when all that we need to make us really happy
is something to be enthusiastic about."

~ Charles Kingsley ~

13 March, 2012

Man is least himself when he talks in his own person
Give him a mask and he will tell you the truth."

~ Oscar Wilde ~

12 March, 2012

"He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else."

~ Benjamin Franklin ~

11 March, 2012

The tragedies we face lead us to our purpose.

10 March, 2012

Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass
It is about learning to Dance in the Rain.

07 March, 2012

"Let no one ever come to you
without leaving better and happier."

~ Mother Theresa ~

06 March, 2012

"I can accept failure,
but I can't accept not trying."

~ Michael Jordan ~