Being Content is a Dream Crusher

Ever wonder why you don’t get all the things out of life that you feel you deserve? Ever look at another person envious of how “lucky” they are? Have you ever thought to yourself, “There has to be something more to life than this?” One of the biggest things holding you back from getting what…

Heartbeats

The heartbeat is a universal symbol of life.  With each beat it screams, “I’m alive”, “I’m alive”, “I’m alive” — the reaffirmation that you’re still alive is just a heartbeat away. It’s the silence between the notes that creates the music, without silence, we wouldn’t be able to hang on to every note, to every word. Music…

2014 Beyonce VMA Acceptance Speech, “I’m so full”

I don’t normally watch the VMAs or anything on TV for that matter except football but I got talked into watching the 2014 VMAs by my girlfriend. At the end of the show, Beyonce was presented the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award, and the first things out of her mouth quickly separated her from all…

Everybody Wants to Change the World

Everybody wants to change the world, everybody wants to be remembered, everybody wants to leave their mark, achieve greatness, do great things, and be a great person. They want people to listen when they talk as they stand before the masses delivering an inspirational or educational speech, as they announce their new product that will…

Wayne Dyer on Happiness, The Alley Cat Story

Wayne Dyer has a lot of quotes and sayings about happiness and getting there. One of his most memorable quotes is, “There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way.” Which simply means that you cannot get to happiness by acquiring things or searching for it. Happiness is a state of mind, a feeling,…

You Will Be Forgotten

Even at the age of 30 I’m beginning to realize some things about life. As I sit here living in this small town, my life routine uneventful, but necessary, I begin to see a glimpse of reality — I am forgotten by the many, remembered by the few. But maybe the real way to see…

The Great “A-ha” Moments – Pathway to Enlightenment

As you go through life there will be many times when you either learn something new about the world or you learn something new about yourself. These moments are often very enlightening and usually you will look back at something you did or said and think to yourself, “Wow, was I an idiot back then.”…

Time Travel, Meditation, and Alternate Reality

I walk almost everyday. My goal is to get the blood flowing through my body, stretch out my legs, get some fresh air, exercise, and think. Yes I said think. When most people think of meditation they think of a buddhist monk sitting cross legged with their fingers touching their thumbs chanting the sound of…

You Against The World

If you spend your time trying to keep up with the Jones’s then you’re probably living life too fast and missing out on what’s really important. You see the concept of the Jones’s is misleading. Oftentimes this is portrayed as a next door neighbor family that’s doing well financially. It seems every other week they…

Why I Drove 3000 Miles To Go To A Visionaries Worldwide Event

Some of you may remember Chris saying that when he began not a single person wanted to do this business with him, for months he went at it alone. I realized when he said that, that I was one of those people. Chris had told me about the business and what he was doing right…