Tag: Freedom

One Thing

“I went sky divin', I went rocky mountain climbin', I went 2.7 seconds on a bull name Fumanchu. And I loved deeper, And I spoke sweeter, And I gave forgiveness I've been denying, And he said someday I hope you get the chance, To live like you were dyin'.” Tim McGraw, “Live like you were dying” “The whole secret of life is to be interested...

What’s got a hold of you?

“The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.”  Chauncey Depew As the story is told, hunters living in South American jungles use a simple but effective strategy to capture monkeys. The hunters cut a small hole in a gourd. The hole is just large enough for a monkey to squeeze their open hand through....

What are you sowing?

“Do not be deceived, … for whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.”  Galatians 6:7 “When men sow the wind it is rational to expect that they will reap the whirlwind."  Frederick Douglass Lessons in Leadership- “The Law of the Land and the Law of Life” As the familiar saying goes- “whatever a man sows, this he will also reap.” The “Law of...

To choose or not to choose; that is the choice.

“The greatest power that a person possesses is the power to choose.”  J Martin Kohe “Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.”  Aeschylus Choice The habit of choosing is an offspring of the habit of thinking. Most of our choosing is done unconsciously based on- our circumstances, our desire for immediate gratification, our feelings, the control of our most dominating weaknesses, our selfish...

ASSESS your current reality.

“No man is free who is not master of himself.” Epictetus, Greek Philosopher Born to Lead Results Formula- 1st ASSESS your current reality. Before you can go on a journey you must first make an honest assessment of where you are before you set out for where you want to go. Every day we make decisions by assessing various choices so that we can select...