FORTUNE FAVOURS THE BOLD

“Anyone who wants to make the effort to work on their luck, can and will seriously improve it. In stark contrast, the ‘play it safe for fear of failing’ brigade are the ones who just never seem to get as lucky as the risk-takers. Coincidence? I don’t think so.” (Richard Branson)

DON’T LET LIFE PASS YOU BY!

“If you live every day like it’s your last, someday you’ll almost certainly be right.” (Steve Jobs)  

TWO TYPES OF PUBLIC SPEAKERS

“There are only two types of speakers in the world; 1. The nervous, and 2. Liars” (Mark Twain)

KEEPING YOUR TALK BRIEF AND TO THE POINT

“A good speech should be like a woman’s skirt; long enough to cover the subject and short enough to create interest.” (Sir Winston Churchill)

INSPIRATIONAL BOOKS – SOME REVIEWS AND RECOMMENDATIONS

Here are some books that I’ve read which I’ve found inspiring, helpful and meaningful on my journey so far. Psycho Cybernetics (A New Way To Get More Living Out of Life) By Maxwell Maltz (REVIEW) Attack On America (New York, Jerusalem and the Role of Terrorism in the Last Days) By John Hagee (REVIEW) The… read more

COURAGE, ATTITUDE AND PERSEVERANCE; A FEW WORDS FROM SOME WORLD WAR TWO VETERANS THEMSELVES (WE WILL REMEMBER THEM)

In the Pacific from 1942-1945 when US carrier based planes were launching airstrikes against the Japanese fleet, a young American fighter pilot was being strapped into his plane preparing for take off. He was suddenly asked “How do you feel about taking off on this plane?” He replied “I’m sweating because I know what I… read more

OPPORTUNITY IS CREATED, NOT FOUND

Some people complain about a lack of opportunity, but opportunity is all around us. It’s just that you wont see it if you’re not looking for it. Even worse; you wont be able to take advantage of it if you are not looking for it, or are not mentally prepared for it. Opportunity is often… read more

VALUES

“If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything.” (Dexter Yager- entrepreneur, author and business owner)

DOES TV AFFECT US? YOU BET IT DOES!

“Unfortunately, he warns, the power of television images appeals more to the emotions than the intellect and bypasses the critical aspects of judgement.” (Ed Hindson, author of ‘Is The Antichrist Alive and Well?’) …..he also cautioned that the televised images would appear so real that, in time, we would no longer see the difference between… read more

WILL EVERYONE GET TO HEAVEN?

“Not everyone who says to me , ‘Lord, Lord’, will enter the kingdom of heaven….Many will say to me on that day, ‘Lord, Lord, did we not prophesy in your name, and in your name drive out demons and perform many miracles?’ Then I will tell them plainly, ‘I never knew you. Away from me,… read more