“Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.”
Napoleon Hill

“All achievement is based first on the strength of our will.
Tom Terwilliger

“All you need is a plan, a road map, and the courage to press on to your destination.”
Earl Nightingale

“The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business–or almost anywhere else for that matter.
Lee Iacocca

“You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.”
Mark Twain

“Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.”
Pablo Picasso

“Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.
Vince Lombardi

“We can do anything we want to do if we stick to it long enough.”
Helen Keller

“What I dream of is an art of balance, of purity and serenity, devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter, an art that could be for every mental worker, for the businessman as well as the man of letters, for example, a soothing, calming influence on the mind, something like a good armchair that provides relaxation from fatigue.”
Henri Matisse

“A man is the sum of his actions, of what he has done, of what he can do. Nothing else.”
Mahatma Gandhi

“There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
Henry Ford

“Don’t bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.”
David Ogilvy

“The value of achievement lies in the achieving.”
Albert Einstein (more…)

Have you ever had the experience of holding back or not doing something because you were afraid it wouldn’t be perfect? Or maybe you doggedly and tirelessly worked on perfecting something before revealing or releasing it -and by the time you did (if you ever did) it was to late or you completely missed the impact it might have had earlier? Or maybe you got so caught up in making sure it was “just right” that you missed out on the fun or reward of just freaking doing it.

It happens all the time.

I can remember as a stupid kid missing out on a really cool and what should have been fun bike ride all my friends were taking just because I had to make sure my bike had the perfect spit shine… I was seriously bummed.

Case in point:

Last week I sent out an email (perhaps you received it) announcing a very special teleseminar I was doing with lifestyle strategist, John Rowley. The email started with a silly spelling error that I nor my computers spell check (which I depend on heavily) had caught.

Here was the line from that email:

“If you have ever been asked for advise or have even been given advise… you already have an idea of exactly what coaching IS NOT!”

Did you catch the errors? (more…)

Achievement Process part 4 of 7

It’s all about identifying in advance the resources you currently have and the resources you are very likely going to need to reach the finish line. After watching this video and putting the lesson into practice there will never be another “legitimate” excuse for not reaching your desired outcome.

Stop Breaking The RULES and Start Achieving Your Potential

The Achievement Mentor

Achievement Process pt 3 0f 7:

Tom Terwilliger, the Achievement Mentor and author of 7 RULES of Achievement asks the question, “Where are you in relation to your objective?” Knowing specifically where you are in the achievement process is critical to your success. Without an exact position you will likely run around in circles until you’re frustrated and ready quit. Sound familiar? Find out how to break the cycle.

Have you ever noticed that almost all great achievers never seem to miss an opportunity to get what they want?

Not only that but they also seem attract the needed resources to achieve it.¬† You know what I’m talking about, guys like Donald Trump, Warren Buffet, and Tony Robbins never seem to miss what for most people would be overlooked opportunities and resources to achieve their objective. I believe this is due in part to two very powerful forces working (more…)