Why I Work So Hard

Why I Work Hard

Addicted to work? Maybe there’s someone like that, but I wouldn’t consider myself addicted. I do what I do for deep, specific reasons.

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The Main Reason Why I Meditate


When we usually think of “meditation,” we think of a monk in Tibet or someone tied up in a yoga position trying to empty their minds in order to find inner peace. I’m sure that’s a helpful thing to do, but that’s not what I do.

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Are You a Positive Thinker But Have No Results?

CJ Speaking

For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been a positive thinker, but even until my young adulthood, my circumstances DID NOT match my thinking!

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You’re Not Crazy If You Talk to Yourself—You’re Smart!

Man in suit looking at mirror. in port of Odessa

If you’re waiting for things to happen, or for circumstances to come together for you, then nothing will change. Change happens when you become intentional about it. By speaking out loud, I’m demonstrating that I’m active in creating the life I want.

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Trying to Make Sense Out of Evil


How do we make sense out of suffering? How do we make sense when the innocent die? How do we make sense out of evil? People want to make laws, but laws change nothing. There’s something we can all do instead—at least for now.

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Is Life Judging You or Daring You


Instead of looking at life’s resistance as evidence that life is judging you, try seeing it as more of a dare. Life has treasures, but it won’t give them up easily. It’s as if life is daring you to come try to take what’s yours!

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Are We Really That Lazy?


People are looking for secrets and shortcuts when it comes to fixing their finances, getting in shape, succeeding in their career, or restoring a relationship. That’s why teachings like the law of attraction (a.k.a., “The Secret”) or “think and grow rich” are so popular. They appear to offer an easier way.

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It’s Time to Get Pissed Off and Productive


How much is your life really worth to you? Are you willing to donate another day of your precious life to bullsh*t, or do you value your life enough to get pissed off and productive?

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5 Ways to Kill Off What’s Holding You Back


Sacrifice is giving yourself for yourself—killing off what you are to become what you can be! Discover five effective ways to rid yourself of the mindset and lifestyle that’s holding you back from living your best life.

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The 3 Things I Work On to Keep Myself at 100%

3 Things

I’ve always tried to live with a FIRE in my spirit that could be seen in my eyes, and I wanted the words of my mouth to be intentional, powerful, and direct. My objective was to be a flame amongst the dry grass, so I could set others ablaze. And despite growing up with a…

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