Posts Tagged: mindset

Learn Something Every Day

“Even now, at 82 years old, if I don’t learn something every day, you know what I think? It’s a day lost.” ~ B. B. King, a.k.a. Riley Benjamin King Blues Singer, Electric Guitarist, Songwriter, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Co-Founder –

Learn Something Every Day

“Even now, at 82 years old, if I don’t learn something every day, you know what I think? It’s a day lost.” ~ B. B. King, a.k.a. Riley Benjamin King Blues Singer, Electric Guitarist, Songwriter, Record Producer, Philanthropist, Co-Founder –

Make or Break Your World

“Thoughts have power; thoughts are energy. And you can make your world or break it by your own thinking.” ~ Susan L. Taylor, Editor, Writer & Journalist

Make or Break Your World

“Thoughts have power; thoughts are energy. And you can make your world or break it by your own thinking.” ~ Susan L. Taylor, Editor, Writer & Journalist

Being a Black Being

“I love being black in America, and especially being black in Hollywood.” ~ Will Smith, a.k.a Willard Carroll Smith, Jr., Actor, Producer, Rapper & Songwriter

Being a Black Being

“I love being black in America, and especially being black in Hollywood.” ~ Will Smith, a.k.a Willard Carroll Smith, Jr., Actor, Producer, Rapper & Songwriter

As Old As You Think

“Age is just a state of mind, you are as old as you think you are. You have to count your blessings and be happy.” ~ Abhishek Bachchan, Actor, Producer & Singer

As Old As You Think

“Age is just a state of mind, you are as old as you think you are. You have to count your blessings and be happy.” ~ Abhishek Bachchan, Actor, Producer & Singer

Seeing No Dividing Lines

“I guess I just don’t see America as separate from Vietnam or Ethiopia. This mentality of ‘our team’s better than yours’ – it’s a high school idea. My kids don’t see those dividing lines, and I don’t want to either.”

Seeing No Dividing Lines

“I guess I just don’t see America as separate from Vietnam or Ethiopia. This mentality of ‘our team’s better than yours’ – it’s a high school idea. My kids don’t see those dividing lines, and I don’t want to either.”

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

Comfy In My Own Skin

“I’m very comfortable in my own skin now. I started just being myself more and more. For women, this happens as you get older. I loved my 40s – I thought they were fantastic. And I’m loving my 50s. I’m

Her Body, Talent & Brain

“I don’t want my body to be a distraction from my talent or my brain.” ~ Shania Twain, Singer & Songwriter

Her Body, Talent & Brain

“I don’t want my body to be a distraction from my talent or my brain.” ~ Shania Twain, Singer & Songwriter

One’s Mind & Heart

“Your heart is very much connected to your mind.” ~ Mikhail Baryshnikov, Dancer, Choreographer & Actor

One’s Mind & Heart

“Your heart is very much connected to your mind.” ~ Mikhail Baryshnikov, Dancer, Choreographer & Actor

Wabi-Sabi Flaws & Scars

“I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don’t like that. It’s great to get to a place where you dismiss anything you’re worried about. I find flaws attractive. I find scars attractive.” ~

Wabi-Sabi Flaws & Scars

“I think all women go through periods where we hate this about ourselves, we don’t like that. It’s great to get to a place where you dismiss anything you’re worried about. I find flaws attractive. I find scars attractive.” ~

A History of Victory

“I am not a victim. No matter what I have been through, I’m still here. I have a history of victory.” ~ Steve Maraboli, Author & Speaker

A History of Victory

“I am not a victim. No matter what I have been through, I’m still here. I have a history of victory.” ~ Steve Maraboli, Author & Speaker

The Comfy Life of Rules

“Somehow people get very nervous about leaving the comfortable life of rules behind, and never take the chance to develop their own internal voice, to listen to their own consciousness.” ~ Michael Masser, Stockbroker, Composer & Song-writer

The Comfy Life of Rules

“Somehow people get very nervous about leaving the comfortable life of rules behind, and never take the chance to develop their own internal voice, to listen to their own consciousness.” ~ Michael Masser, Stockbroker, Composer & Song-writer

Like They Will Buy

“Look, you need to treat the prospect like a buyer — treat everyone like a buyer. One of the biggest errors made by salespeople — especially experienced salespeople — is the supposed ability to determine who is and who isn’t

Like They Will Buy

“Look, you need to treat the prospect like a buyer — treat everyone like a buyer. One of the biggest errors made by salespeople — especially experienced salespeople — is the supposed ability to determine who is and who isn’t

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

When You Overcome

“If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat

The Optimist’s Life

“Optimists and pessimists die the same way. They just live differently. I prefer to live as an optimist.” ~ Shimon Peres, a.k.a Szymon Perski President of Israel (2007-2014) ‘Israel’s First Social Media President’ Prime Minister of Israel (11.4.95 – 6.18.96)

The Optimist’s Life

“Optimists and pessimists die the same way. They just live differently. I prefer to live as an optimist.” ~ Shimon Peres, a.k.a Szymon Perski President of Israel (2007-2014) ‘Israel’s First Social Media President’ Prime Minister of Israel (11.4.95 – 6.18.96)

Ten Times Over

“Every dream I’ve ever had in life has come true ten times over.” ~ Steve Wozniak, Inventor, Eectronics Engineer, Programmer, Technology Entrepreneur, Co-Founder of Apple Inc. Founder of Wings of Zeus (WoZ), Co-Founder of Electronic Frontier Foundation, ACM Grace Murray

Ten Times Over

“Every dream I’ve ever had in life has come true ten times over.” ~ Steve Wozniak, Inventor, Eectronics Engineer, Programmer, Technology Entrepreneur, Co-Founder of Apple Inc. Founder of Wings of Zeus (WoZ), Co-Founder of Electronic Frontier Foundation, ACM Grace Murray

Your Victorious Life

“A victorious life begins in your mind.” ~ Joel Osteen, Pastor of Lakewood Church, Motivational Speaker & Author

Your Victorious Life

“A victorious life begins in your mind.” ~ Joel Osteen, Pastor of Lakewood Church, Motivational Speaker & Author

Statements of the Creative Kind

“If your mindset is, “I can’t. I won’t. It’s done. It’s bad! I … …”, Stop! STOP! You’re creating your own destiny when you do that!” ~ Spencer Forman, 1WD.TV’s Evil Genius, Founder of LabSecrets, Co-Founder LabZip, President of Spencer

Statements of the Creative Kind

“If your mindset is, “I can’t. I won’t. It’s done. It’s bad! I … …”, Stop! STOP! You’re creating your own destiny when you do that!” ~ Spencer Forman, 1WD.TV’s Evil Genius, Founder of LabSecrets, Co-Founder LabZip, President of Spencer

Reinventing the Self

“When things are bad, it’s the best time to reinvent yourself.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television (2003), National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award, & One of

Reinventing the Self

“When things are bad, it’s the best time to reinvent yourself.” ~ George Lopez, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, Imagen Vision Award (2003), Latino Spirit Award for Excellence in Television (2003), National Hispanic Media Coalition Impact Award, & One of

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

Our Challenges’ Discoveries

“Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew.” ~ Cicely Tyson, Actress, Fashion Model, Tony Award – Best Actress in a Play (2013), BFCA and SAG Awards (The Help, 2011), SAG Award nominations (4x, The Help,

Virtuoso of Self

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist & Writer

Virtuoso of Self

“One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci, Polymath: Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Anatomist, Geologist, Cartographer, Botanist & Writer

The Gradual Result

“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat Team President (1995- ), Motivational Speaker, Author, Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), NBA Championships (2012 & 2013:

The Gradual Result

“Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.” ~ Patrick James “Pat” Riley , Professional Basketball Executive, Miami Heat Team President (1995- ), Motivational Speaker, Author, Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award (2012), NBA Championships (2012 & 2013:

Your Mind: Your Friend?

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” ~ Laird Hamilton , Surfer, Co-Inventor of Tow-In Surfing, Fashion Model & Action-Sports Model

Your Mind: Your Friend?

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” ~ Laird Hamilton , Surfer, Co-Inventor of Tow-In Surfing, Fashion Model & Action-Sports Model

Mental vs Physical Ability

“I always felt that my greatest asset was not my physical ability, it was my mental ability.” ~ Bruce Jenner, Olympic Gold Medalist Decathlete & Actor

Mental vs Physical Ability

“I always felt that my greatest asset was not my physical ability, it was my mental ability.” ~ Bruce Jenner, Olympic Gold Medalist Decathlete & Actor

Lofty Goals

“Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” ~ Bo Jackson, Baseball and Football Player (1983-1994) Co-Owner & CEO of Bo Jackson Elite Sports Complex, Co-Owner of The Burr Ridge Bank and Trust; Heisman Trophy (1985)

Lofty Goals

“Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” ~ Bo Jackson, Baseball and Football Player (1983-1994) Co-Owner & CEO of Bo Jackson Elite Sports Complex, Co-Owner of The Burr Ridge Bank and Trust; Heisman Trophy (1985)

I Will Never!

“If I say to myself, “I will never succeed. I will never make money. I will never find a client. Everybody I ever knew already has everything they need. I can’t do it because … .” If you say these

I Will Never!

“If I say to myself, “I will never succeed. I will never make money. I will never find a client. Everybody I ever knew already has everything they need. I can’t do it because … .” If you say these