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Most people have two appetites: they either hunger for something better, or their desires lead to destruction. And though they claim to have a hatred for their self-destructive behavior, they habitually line their life paths with land mines waiting to destroy their progress.
True, lasting success is not luck. It’s not the result of you just swinging in hopes of hitting something. Achievement in any area of life or business comes by consistently following the strict principles that govern success in those areas. To do that requires regular wise judgments and the discipline to stay on mission. You have a designated course, or path, and the challenge is to remain on it.
Success is not so much what happens “inside you” as it is what happens “outside of you” when you start seizing the opportunities that pass you every day!
Happy thoughts don’t create the kind of warriors we see in stories like Rocky, Rudy, Braveheart, or 300. Happy thoughts don’t inspire sacrifice, or move the wounded warrior to disregard his pain in order to win the day. For that, you need something higher. Something greater than yourself. Learn how.
There was a time in my life when I could literally shut down everything that was going on around me and enter into absolute stillness of mind. You could’ve placed me in the middle of a raging crowd at a concert, and I would still be able to focus my mind. The endless hours of meditation created in me a monk-like heart of steel.
Your mind and body are connected, and your mind tends to believe what it can see. So health and fitness are a powerful way to reinforce a new outlook on life because your mind will believe what it sees—and in this case, it’s the changes it sees in your body as you eat right and train hard. Watch this short video now and share it!
Has your imagination ever got the best of you? Mine has. Have you ever dreaded something so much that you kept yourself up at night picturing the worst? I’ve done it more times than I can count. Whether fear, worry, lust, anger, anxiety, or depression, the visual power of our mind is awesome. Here’s how to use it for good.
Whether positive or negative, you’ll experience the power of belief when what you see with your imagination is more real to you than what you see with your physical eyes. Take a few minutes right now to discover the massive power of your own mind!
The creative process is a crucible of relentless, persistent, problem-solving where you turn yourself inside out in order to make a sketch into a masterpiece or a riff into a killer song. You’re as capable as anyone to go beyond your present output but it’s going to take a willingness on your part to go through the fiery furnace of real creativity. You can train your ass to do this. Don’t be a wuss.
Some people say, “If I just had enough time to get away to some remote location, then I’ll be hit with creativity like a lightning bolt and make my masterpiece.” That’s a Hollywood-created deception. Creativity is forged in the furnace of a busy schedule and a crowded desk. There’s nothing romantic about it. It’s just plain tough!