Aim for the sky but have a parachute too!

Take lots of calculated risks on your journey to the stars. No much point in jumping off the nearest cliff without a parachute or plan B if plan A comes unstuck. Why? Because I believe we only get one life and so the ultimate challenge is to see how far you can go and...

Manipulation is not new!

Don’t ever be without money! The clear message is, do what we tell you to do, or suffer a terrible fate. The defunct Argus newspaper around January 1952. Did the Argus run out of money? I define manipulation as using carrots or sticks to get you to do what...

Clarity is Power

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat. “I don’t much care where–” said Alice. “Then it doesn’t matter which way you...

Your are a miracle because you exist!

“Imagine a speck of dust next to a planet a billion times the size of the earth. The speck of dust represents the odds in favor of your being born; the huge planet would be the odds against it. So stop sweating the small stuff. Don’t be like the ingrate who got a...

Get inspired!!

I have come to believe through personal experience that there is no greater force for good in the whole world than to be inspired by a message from another human being that gets you right in the ‘guts’ and you suddenly say to yourself, “WOW! I am...

Big rocks or little pebbles?

When faced with a decision do you ask yourself, “How important is this decision?” An important ‘big rock’ decision usually has these consequences: * It is not simple to reverse * It will cost a lot of money that will be at risk * It commits a...