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Commitment

Commitment

Cover of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe “Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative ( and creation), there is one elementary truth the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence moves too. All sorts...

Cutting Away What isn’t You

Cutting Away What isn’t You

When Angelo was through sculpting David, people asked him how he created such a masterpiece. He replied with, “It’s simple. I took away everything that wasn’t David.” : A week in Tuscany More information on the artist Michelangelo Buonarroti Watch the full episode. See more Secrets of the Dead.

Mandella on Sports

Mandella on Sports

Image via Wikipedia “Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to unite in a way that little else does. It speaks to youth in a language they understand. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than governments in breaking down racial barriers. It laughs...

Michael Jordan’s Success Secrets

Michael Jordan’s Success Secrets

Image via Wikipedia “I’ve missed over 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot . . . and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” … Michael Jordan

The margin of error is so small:Al Pacino Football Speech

The margin of error is so small:Al Pacino Football Speech

I don’t know what to say really. Three minutes to the biggest battle of our professional lives all comes down to today. Either we heal as a team or we are going to crumble. Inch by inch play by play till we’re finished. We are in hell right now, gentlemen believe me and we can stay...

I am a Champion

I am a Champion

Today gentlemen, I am honored to coach you More honored to be leading you onto the field of battle But theres another honor to be bestowed upon you And that is in the answer that comes with that question: Who am I? I AM A CHAMPION! Thats right, and you need to remember that all through...

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate, our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate, our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

But somewhere along the line you changed, you stopped being you. You let people stick a finger in your face and tell you youre no good, and when things got hard, you started looking for something to blame, like a big shadow. Let me tell you something you already know, the world aint all sunshine and...