"Moving fast in the wrong direction only carries you farther from success more quickly." - Dad Two drivers leave Houston at the same time headed North on I-45. One car is traveling 55 mph to Dallas and the other car is heading in the same direction at 105 mph. Which one will reach her intended destination… Continue reading Moving Fast In The Wrong Direction
8/10/18 "When you come across a hill on your bicycle, you don't have to change your gear, but you do have to change your mindset." - Dad I had an Army Ranger acquaintance (I can't recall his name), and as we were talking about challenges in life, he relayed a story that captures the essence… Continue reading Change Your Mindset – Not Your Gear
8/8/18 "Simple" rarely equals "Easy" - Dad If you think about it, running a marathon is simple - just put one foot in front of another for 26.2 miles. That's pretty simple, right? Sure it is, but it's far from easy, especially if your idea of exercise is walking from the couch to the refrigerator and… Continue reading “Simple” Rarely Equals “Easy”
8/1/18 "Stop Complaining! If you can't do anything about it, then stop complaining about it. If you can do something about it, then stop complaining about it, and do something about it." - Dad It's natural to want to complain, but complaining is debilitating, and the negative effects it has on our lives is astronomical.… Continue reading Stop Complaining – Start Encouraging
7/26/18 "Just because you think it doesn't mean you have to say it." - Dad Sometimes we might feel that we just "have to give someone a piece of our mind." STOP! Don't do that! Chances are at that point in time your mind is so closed off and small that you can't afford to give any… Continue reading Do You Really Need To Say That?
7/22/18 "Life is about sharing. Whatever you have, be it time, money, knowledge, life lessons... The Good News of Salvation... Share and pass along the things that make you who you are." - Dad Many people look for happiness and joy in selfish endeavors... these are things that tend to only benefit you (and maybe… Continue reading Life Is About Sharing
7/13/18 "A friend accepts who you are, but also helps you become who you want to be." - Dad Your life will never be as interesting, fulfilling, or productive as it could be without good friends to walk alongside you - to celebrate the good times and comfort in the tough times, and you need… Continue reading Good Friends Are Crucial In Life