Category Archives: life and living

Learning 635

“IF IT’S ON THE CALENDER, IT HAPPENS.” – Gretchen Rubin 

The strategy of scheduling is one of the most familiar and powerful strategies of habit formation. It also forces us to confront the natural limits of the day. Scheduling one activity makes that time unavailable for anything else. It makes activities automatic, which builds habits.

Learning 634

“All our life, so far as it has definite form, is but a mass of habits – practical, emotional, and intellectual – systematically organized for our weal or woe, and bearing us irresistibly toward our destiny.” – William James

Learning 601

One of the great success tactics of the elite performers is that they make the time for renewal. 

Each day is not the game day for an elite athelete, for example they have their game days but they have their days when they renew, recharge and think about how they can get better. Work with trainers, watch tapes of past games and spend a lot of time thinking. 

You are an elite player not only in your business but in life. Do you spend enough time being thoughtful and strategizing about the life you want to create?

Learning 600

Live for something more important than yourself. Lasting happiness can only come from what we give to the World and those around us as opposed to what we receive. 

It’s all about living for a cause greater than yourself. 

Learning 602

Educate yourself into the areas that you fear most. Read the biographies of people who have walked the path before you. Step into their mindsets and see how they did what they did.

Learning 599

Nothing will change into your World Untill you assume the personal responsibility required to change.

Walk towards the places that scare you and move into the unknown places of your life. (It is where the possibility lives.) – The Mastery Manual