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Part 8: Perseverance Pays – There Will Be Blood, Sweat And Tears

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‘Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy; sweat will get you change.” - Jesse Jackson “Don't sweat the petty things and don't pet the sweaty things.” - George Carlin The expression … [Read more]

Part 7: Everybody Needs A Sherpa (Be A Guide And Lead)

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“To travel, to experience and learn: that is to live. I have climbed my mountain, but I must still live my life” – Tenzing Norgay “I have never regarded myself as a hero, but Tenzing undoubtedly was.” – Sir Edmund Hillary It happened … [Read more]

Part 6: Failure Is A Fantastic Teacher, And So Is Success

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“Failure isn’t fatal, but failure to change might be” – John Wooden “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” - Robert F. Kennedy Psychologists tell us we learn most from our failures. That’s true. But … [Read more]

Part 5: Find Your Spiritual Center

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“You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.” - Swami Vivekananda “I'm concentrating on staying healthy, having peace, being happy, remembering what is … [Read more]

Part 4: Clear The Debris From The Road

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“When you arrive at a fork in the road, take it.” - Yogi Berra “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.”- Jean de La Fontaine “There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all … [Read more]

Part 3: Resistance Is Futile

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“To fly, we have to have resistance”, - Maya Lin. The dictionary defines one meaning of resistance as “the refusal to accept or comply with something; the attempt to prevent something by action or argument.”  In this essay, we’ll … [Read more]

Part 2: The Sign-Post Says Turn Here

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“Ignoring the signs is a good way to end up at the wrong destination” – Unknown. The sign can come from someplace unexpected.  A song, a movie, a Facebook post or a conversation.  It can also have been building in your head.  It might … [Read more]

Part 1: An Enemy Called Inertia

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Newton's first law of motion states that "An object at rest stays at rest and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force." Objects tend to "keep on doing what they're … [Read more]