A deep and beautiful talk on the healing, fulfilling, and transformative power of authentic human connections.
This podcast ended up being over 1 hour long! Enjoy!
Failed in business at age 21.
Was defeated in a legislative race at age 22.
Failed again in business at age 24.
Overcame the death of his sweetheart at age 26.
Had a nervous breakdown at age 27.
Lost a congressional race at age 34.
Lost a congressional race at age 36.
Lost a senatorial race at age 45.
Failed in an effort to become vice-president at age 47.
Lost a senatorial race at age 49.
Was elected president of the United States at age 52.
A glance at the life of Abraham Lincoln.
I’m doing the Best
Thing I can Do
Therefore the Best
Thing will Happen
“One noon day narrows Nirvana”
“What you pay for in life, you get. What you don’t pay for, you don’t get. The currency, is a concerted, persistent effort in thought, word, and deed. Each designed to raise expectations, instill optimism, and imply your inevitable success.”
“The difference, is the size of the dream we can believe in, and time”
“Recognition is a 2-way success principle
When you’re rewarded for achievement, not activity, keeps you on the right track for more more achievement, you benefit
Resentment holds you back, resentment keeps you from success”
“Develop friendships + relationships with like-minded people
Without relationships with like-minded people, you will be dragged down.”
“-Dreamstealers, those who destroy
–Those who destroy, always trying to destroy those who want to create”
“Relationships is pivotal”
“Life is in the living”
“Worry: Misuse of imagination”
Recognition is key
Success is a decision away. I’m going to do it, that’s it, period
Imagining to do it. That’s it, period