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Square the Circle…don’t Circle the Square

When I’m pressed for time, I’ll run a quick 2 miles around the road that circles my house. (4 laps = 1 mile) Because I had to force myself to hit the road, I try to hurry & get it over with by cutting the corners instead of fully rounding them off. At the time, […]

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Be unmeasurable

You know, you can measure a man up pretty quickly if you know the point where he’ll quit… where when it gets hard, he quits & turns back. But what about the man who just keeps showing back up? Who keeps driving? Who keeps pulling himself back up? 🔥How do you measure the “unmeasurable?” You […]

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What’s your percentages?

What’s your percentages? You may have to tune out in order to tune into…

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I’m not coming…

In life you can settle or see. If you wait for it to come to you then you’ll have to settle for the scraps…but if you’re willing to fight & go to it, you’ll one day see

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Hope is not a strategy…but it is an ingredient

I’ve often said that hope is not a strategy… But it is a key ingredient. Rebecca Solnit writes, “To have hope is to embrace the unknown with the unknowable…you must acknowledge that you don’t know everything & you don’t know what’s going to happen. And that’s the only way to keep going. To be open […]

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I don’t know what I’m doing

We’ve all said those words… It’s funny that those are the exact same words that massively successful people say too.. They didn’t initially know what they were doing, …but they knew where they were going. They were determined to make it work…they were sure to be a success…they were adamant about changing the game. So […]

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Stop if’ing around

Oh you don’t lack for If’s… …if you had $ for the number of if’s you told yourself, you’d have problems, but money wouldn’t be one of them. If I was a different race. If I was taller. If I was a starter. If I was a baller. If I was running a store. If […]

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The dues are in the do

Poker players will tell you the only way to learn poker, is to play poker. You can read all of the books…& even watch hours and hours of video… …but you won’t learn the game until you sit at the table and play the game. That’s the only way you can pay your dues… …is […]

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Carry your own canteen

There’s an old saying that says, “Sometimes you have to carry your own canteen,” meaning you have to carry and handle your own situation, your own struggles… & handle your own slumps. And it’s not that it’s you against the world, but it’s you against you…of old. If you want a new you… then you’ve […]

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“Work your land”

Tim Storey’s advice on work ethic and success begins with a proverb…  He who chases fantasies will lack wisdom, but he who works his land will have abundance. When people come up to Storey, frustrated that it’s not happening fast enough… …feel that they’re stuck in life… or that the Too’s are kicking in… Too old… Too young… […]

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