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Success in Life

Do you know what a successful life looks like? Not for me or someone else, but for you. What does a good life look like for you? Each of us is different. We must each determine what we want in life in order to find true happiness. Although we might share some ideas with others, our life is and should always be unique.

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Power of Patience

What is the Power of Patience? One of the greatest weaknesses today is our lack of patience. It seems that we expect to get what we want right now. But one of the reasons victory can be so sweet is that it takes time to achieve. Just think of how sweet it is to graduate […]

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Personal Change

“We should always pursue perfection, we just might reach excellence” – Vince Lombardi

Let’s talk about a simple process that we can use to make changes to our lives. This process works in any part of life where repetition leads to success, such as…

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Live for Today

I wasted many years of my life because I lived in the past. I always felt cheated because my family and my childhood weren’t happy and fun. How naive I was to think that everyone had happy childhoods except me! It took years of counseling to get over my past and to start living in the present.

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Discover Personal Talents

A real problem for many people is discovering their true gifts and talents.

When we were born, we already possessed our gifts and talents. Unfortunately, we must find out for ourselves what those gifts and talents are to be truly happy.

I believe that we can find contentment in a career by using one of these skills, but we won’t

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Speaking on Achieving Your Potential

Do you have any idea what your potential might be?

I would say that no one knows his or her true potential because it’s limitless. It’s fun to learn about our potential. This is one of the reasons why I recommend that we set goals. Our periodic review of our goals will show us our progress toward realizing our potential.

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Speaking on Faith

One of the greatest motivators in my life has been faith that what I’m doing is God’s will for me.

This may sound strange to you, but when I was a child of about five, God spoke to me and told me that I was to be a teacher. As an Adult, when I was a professor, every day that I went into class, I remembered that this was what God wanted me to do.

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Believe in Yourself

It would be great if we had a device like a bathroom scale that we could use to measure self-confidence or belief in yourself. We could measure how much we believed in ourselves at various times along the way to our goal to see if we were improving in self-confidence. That would also help us to determine if we needed to work on our self-confidence in some way.

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