If I hadn’t failed as many times that I have, I wouldn’t have been given an opportunity to succeed, and to want to be as successful as possible.
We don’t have control over what happens to us, but we do have control over how we choose to “respond” to what happens to us.
All of my accomplishments in life have come from working hard and smart and because I want to grow so much more, I now have to work that much harder and smarter.
I hope that everybody had a Merry Christmas and I apologize for not posting for the last three days.
When it comes to betting ahead, go after what you want, don’t be afraid to ask questions and always keep moving forward.
You must quickly realize that when people try to bring you down, it is because you are beyond their level and they don’t want you to be more successful than they are.
Now, more than ever, am I committed to my dreams because I understand that change starts from within and channels it’s way out to everything around you.
We are surrounded by so much negativity and the best way to quell it is by being positive and believing that amazing things are coming our way.
Be the best version of you that you can possibly be today because tomorrow is not guaranteed, but when tomorrow comes, you will be that much better and prepared.
If I was to die today, my life would be fulfilled because I have done everything listed in the quote, but learning to be better in all aspects of life has been my greatest accomplishment.
I have always wanted things to happen now, but I have learned that in order to be great, you must give yourself time to hone your craft.
Giving up is not an option when you consider the reason why you started, where you are, and how long it has taken you to get there.
When I decided to change the way that I looked at things, lots of things around me changed.
I, just like many of you, have had to deal with a lot heartache and pain, but I have chosen to continually get better, and be better.
I am surprised at how many people allow mediocrity to be the norm when there is so much more to reap when you are moving from good to great to exceptional.
When you choose to have a positive attitude and are truly grateful for all of your blessings, you will be blessed with even more.
These are words to live by because having an idea to do something is so different from actually starting to do something.
There have been many times in my life where I have given up, even being close to my goals, but I have always found the strength to try again.
My wife recently reminded me to look forward instead of living in the now, and in the past, and it is interesting how motivated I have become to want to do more.
All of the success that I have had in life has started out as a vision, a belief and then as a relentless pursuit to achieve.
I have come to realize that in order to become better, I have to become better today and that much better every day that follows.
Things might not be going in your favour right at this moment, but when they are, you will still be further ahead than most others.
Sometimes your plan doesn’t work out, but if you stay persistent and focused on your goals, you will ultimately achieve them.
You can either talk about making it happen or take the risk and just “do”, and make it happen.
When your mental strength starts to affect your physical strength, it’s time to regroup and get focused on what’s truly important.
There are times when I feel like throwing in the towel, but realize that growing pains are a part of success and keep moving forward.
I am the person that I am today because of all that I have had to endure that has given me the reasons to want to be better!
Don’t concern yourself with what others think and focus on what you think about who you are and how far you have come.
We all have days where we feel like throwing in the towel, but our strength is what keeps us moving forward.