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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...

The Difference in Humans that Makes the Difference

The Difference in Humans that Makes the Difference

6 Human Needs-Tony Robbins Your model of the world is what shapes you long term it is the filter. What influences people? What are you after? Its needs. What is the map or belief system to get those needs? What is the fuel you pick? Certainty Variety Significance- we all need to feel important, unique. Connection...

Arnold Schwarzenneger Success Formula

Arnold Schwarzenneger Success Formula

Image by d_vdm via Flickr I can zero in a on a vision of where I want to be in the future. I can see it so clearly in front of me, when I daydream, its almost a reality. Then I get this easy feeling, and I don’t have to be uptight to get there because...

The Battle of Whiner and Superman

The Battle of Whiner and Superman

The game is only metaphor for a larger battle going on between the ears. This battle is the epic fight where man decides to slay his fear and asks will I be ordinary & average like the collective? Or will he climb his stairway to those spoils reserved for the unique… that is waiting for the...

One of John Wooden’s Last Appearances

Definition of Success John Wooden at TED Talks. Not the attainment of prestige. So Wooden says that success comes from what you have control. “Peace of mind from self satisfaction to make the best effort of which you are capable” “Reputation is what you are perceived to be, character is who you are.” One of his...