Inspiration

Just Three Feet

I should start my blogging debut off right with some good old fashioned motivation. No kooky New Age one liners, no quotes by random famous people, no feel good about yourself for being a wimp because next time it will be better, and certainly no rehashed advice. Simply good old-fashioned, practical motivation on persistence, from Napoleon Hill’s book Think and Grow Rich. If you haven’t read...

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Video: Farrah Gray – Millionaire at 14

He rose from poverty to plenty. He became a millionaire by the time he was 14 year old. His interests today is in real estate brokerages, and a foundation to teach business skills to young people. He is also publisher of Inner City Magazine, and has coauthored his own book called Reallionaire. His picture is on a prepaid credit card. He received an honorary doctorate this year [2005] from Allen...

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Video: Will Smith on Tavis Smiley

We are who we choose to be. Wise words from Will Smith and this is the essence of what he’s trying to say in this video. I think his kids have things handed to them but Will Smith though is the way he is because he had to work his way up to where he is now. It took work and dedication. Smith says, ‘I will get off the treadmill after you get off first, or die...

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Oliver North speech at NRA 2009

I once saw a video on youtube that Oliver North gave to the National Rifle Association in 2009. Whatever you think of Lieutenant Colonel North is irrelevant. His words right true. I have decided to transcribe the text from his speech as best I could. His video is also embedded below. Enjoy! And let me know what you think! The average age of the young American serving in uniform today is twenty...

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The Bucket List

The Bucket List

Many people have thought about creating a bucket list, but below, in the video, we have some guys that have done that. I decided to list some of the things in my list, even though really, I should be going for 100 things at least. Creating your own bucket list is such a great thing to do. The best thing about it though is making it a necessity, like the guys in the video, to get as many checked...

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Inspiration: Your Ultimate Calling

I’m still not the biggest fan of Wayne Dyer. After reading a few of his books, he hasn’t convinced me. Don’t get me wrong, his message does carry some weight to it, but I’m just not a fan. The movie that he came out with Ambition To Meaning was great. That movie has definitely made a home for itself with me, but his books aren’t a work of art to my eyes. As most of...

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