How do you see yourself? Are you confident about who you are? How well do you know yourself? Do you know your strengths? Your weaknesses? Your likes and dislikes? As you experience life, who you are will constantly evolve according to your evolving beliefs about yourself and the world around you. If those beliefs don’t change, then you won’t change. It’s as simple as that. … Continue reading How do you see yourself?
What does it take to obtain the life that you desire? Really, what does it take? Is it luck? Is it faith? Is it money? Yes, you may need some of those, but from my experience one of the greatest factors in determining whether you accomplish your dreams and goals is surprisingly… discipline. Yes, discipline. What is discipline, and what does it mean to practice … Continue reading The Importance of Discipline
What does it mean to be aware? It means to know what goes inside your surroundings, your mind, and even the minds of others. Is their power in knowing your own mind… your own perspective of this world? There is great power in knowing your perspective. How you see things in your world directly affect how the world interacts with you. Your perception of this world … Continue reading Awareness = Power
Time. Elusive, relative, constant, time. How do we spend our time? Wisely? Foolishly? Do we manage our time, or does it manage us? I would like to take the time to discuss this important factor in our lives, because whether we acknowledge it or not… timing is everything. During college I was always single. Why? Because at the time I had this huge obsession with … Continue reading The Importance of Time
I am often asked about meditation. How does it work? Why should I do it? What do I gain by meditating everyday? What is meditating? Meditation is any act where you can close the doors to this world and open the doors to your soul. You can be washing the dishes or sweeping the floor and be meditating. It is a state of mindlessness where … Continue reading The Importance of Meditation…
What is anger? Why do we get angry? Anger can be caused by many things. The past, the actions of others, our actions, and even thoughts of a possible future can anger us. What are the results of anger? If we really sat down and reflected upon the results anger has brought us, 99 times out of a 100 those results were pain and suffering. … Continue reading Anger
Trust. A simple word, but what does it mean? Trust is one of the most powerful, yet least acknowledged feelings out there. We all know about wanting more love, happiness, and peace in our lives… but what about trust? What can trust give us? Where does trust come from? Trust is the belief that someone or something will take care of us… that the object … Continue reading In God We Trust…