Tag Archive: dreams

Dec 20

Are You Hungry Enough?

I’m always asked, ‘What’s the secret to success?’ But there are no secrets. Be humble. Be hungry. And always be the hardest worker in the room. – Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson “Don’t make me hungry.  You wouldn’t like me when I’m hungry.” Something really terrible happens when Bruce Banner loses his temper.  Something terrible happens …

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Jul 28

How to Achieve Your Ambition

“When you know what you want, and you want it bad enough, you’ll find a way to get it.” ― Jim Rohn Ambition: It’s where it all begins I’ve been a leader for the past couple of years and in those years, I’ve worked with several teams composed of diverse set of people.  I’ve managed …

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Jul 19

8 Daily Habits that will Give You Lasting Happiness

“You have everything you need for complete peace and total happiness right now.” ― Wayne W. Dyer Lasting Happiness Is lasting happiness real? Can we really be happy no matter what? I used to think it wasn’t.  I used to think that people can only be happy once they have what they’ve been yearning for and …

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Jun 22

Everything’s Possible with Hard Work

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“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” ― Ursula K. Le Guin, The Left Hand of Darkness Last week I got crossed out an item in my bucket list by fulfilling my lifelong dream of  becoming an author.  After months of 5-hour …

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Sep 29

5 Things to Remember if You’re Not (Yet) Where You Intended to Be

“When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.” ― Napoleon Hill, Think and Grow Rich We all have our own versions of our ideal lives.  We all want to have illustrious careers, complete and happy families, and …

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Aug 03

Are You Letting People Steal Your Dreams?

  “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” ― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist I recently finished reading what I consider one of the best self-help books of all time.  It’s called The Success Principles and it was written by none other than Chicken Soup for the …

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Mar 26

Striking a Balance Between Discontentment and Ambition

“A man’s worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions.” ― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations   I’ve always told myself that when the time comes that my daughters would have suitors, and eventually boyfriends, that one of the first things I would look for is if he has ambition.  I want the best for …

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Aug 20

Support Your Children’s Dreams

Last Saturday, I accompanied my four year-old son Keon to his first basketball camp.  He was very excited prior to Saturday, counting down the days before he could lace up those basketball shoes and play ball with other young boys of his age so when we finally got to the venue, he couldn’t contain his …

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