Posts Tagged ‘purpose’

How Writing Saved My Life! – (Bait Title)

“Know thyself? If I knew myself I would run away.”  -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Yes, I know the title is a bit melodramatic, but in a psychological way, it is true. I spent a great deal of my life doing what I thought I should be doing, rather than pursuing my own passion. Growing older, life…

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Matters of the Heart: Be Yourself

Image Courtesy of David Goehring https://flic.kr/p/HL4KB Make sure that you always follow your heart and your gut, and let yourself be who you want to be, and who you know you are. And don’t let anyone steal your joy. – Jonathan Groff Life is much better when you follow your heart. I learned this lesson the…

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How to Define the Dreams You Want to Achieve

When I was a child, I had a lot of dreams about what I wanted to be when I grew up. From a truck-driver, airline pilot to the generic “rich guy.” I’m currently none of these! My problem was that I didn’t really define what my dreams were, what really drove me or what I…

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10 Quotes on Success from Benjamin Franklin

Today is Independence Day in the United States. It is a day to celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence from the British Empire. Although today the Britain and the U.S. are close allies, this was a seminal moment in world history. Much of today will be spent with friends and family, barbecues, beer…

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Ask “Why”: Understanding Limiting Beliefs

  WHY? “There are two great days in a person’s life – the day we are born and the day we discover why.” -William Barclay A question I haven’t asked myself enough in my life is “Why?” Why is a short word, but a powerful one. The “Why” is why we do the things we…

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