Category Archives: self-help

Damn It! Just Be You

I was out taking a walk with my dog on this beautiful summer afternoon. The Sun was busy being the Sun. Grasshoppers were busy being grasshoppers. I didn’t see one tree trying to be grass or altering itself to fit … Continue reading

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10 Quotes About Excellence

Excellence Affirmation: Excellence is my personal brand. My commitment to it is unwavering. Here are some of my favorite quotes about excellence. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” ~Aristotle “If a … Continue reading

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2012 New Year Affirmations

Today’s Thought: “An optimist stays up until midnight to see the new year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” ~ Bill Vaughn As you look at that quote, which one fits you? If you’re … Continue reading

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Big Rocks First – A Retelling – The Affirmation Spot for Monday October 3, 2011

Today’s Thought: “What is is, but that doesn’t mean it’s what must be.” ~ Ray Davis Today, perhaps, is not my most original post. However, there are certain ideas and concepts that we keep forgetting. An occasional reminder never hurts. … Continue reading

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George Gurdjieff on Freedom and Self Development

Here is a quote from George Gurdjieff talking about the importance, significance, and urgency with which must address our self-development. The final line is very reminiscent of the Buddha’s aphorism that, “The problem is that you think you have time.” … Continue reading

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The Symbolic Mind – The Affirmation Spot for Tuesday August 10, 2010

Today’s Affirmation: My world is what I MAKE of it and today I CHOOSE to make it a beautiful place to be. I find everything related to our minds fascinating. There are three vast unexplored frontiers in our world – … Continue reading

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21 Self-Esteem Affirmations – The Affirmation Spot for Tuesday July 13, 2010

Few things in life are as important as feeling good about yourself. In fact, it could be argued that it is the very foundation of happiness and success. Today I am sharing some of the self-esteem affirmations I’ve written for … Continue reading

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