Charity 2/17/2019

Charity and personal force are the only investments. -Walt Whitman What are you doing to grow these two accounts? ____________________ The Virtue of Charity Many view the act of charity as financial aid to the less fortunate. But charity goes beyond gifts of money. We can be charitable in our actions to those who need […]

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Words That Nourish

Take a moment and think about the words you use. Do you wish to inspire others to become greater than they are? Do you wish to be the motivating force that fuels this generation to action? How powerful is your dialogue? What words strike to the core of your audience, leaving them with a lasting […]

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Hope 2/16/2019

Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better. Don’t wish for less problems, wish for more skills. Don’t wish for less challenge, wish for more wisdom. -Jim Rohn What are you wishing for? ____________________ The Virtue of Hope There is a belief by some that tomorrow will be better, that our future will be […]

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Faith 2/15/2019

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward. -C.S. Lewis Faith to let go and to move on. It isn’t always easy, but we have to do it to advance. ____________________ The Virtue of Faith There are things out […]

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Choosing to Create More and Consume Less

Yesterday, I read the Medium article: Are You a Consumer or a Creator? by Melissa Chu. Ms. Chu writes about the prolific life of Pablo Picasso, who in his lifetime created 147,800 works of art. Imagine what it would take to produce that much content. As Ms. Chu writes, “He wasn’t reading about painting, thinking about painting, or watching someone else […]

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Courage 2/14/2019

Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience. -Paulo Coelho The only way to gain experience is to put yourself in the game. It takes heart to do the things necessary to get off the bench. Do you have the heart? ____________________ The Virtue of Courage Do you have the heart to forge ahead? Can […]

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Winning With Ease

This is the third in a 7-part series comparing Sun Tzu’s The Art of War to youth wrestling and how we can apply these lessons in our own lives. This is how you win with ease. Click here for Part 1: It begins with Practice Click here for Part 2: What are your Questions Winning […]

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Justice 2/13/2019

Give the world the best you have, and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway. -Mother Theresa As mentioned in the Bhagavad Gita, “You are only entitled to the action, but not the fruit.” ____________________ The Virtue of Justice What does it mean to live a just life? If right thoughts and right […]

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Temperance 2/12/2019

Habit is either the best of servants or the worst of masters. -Nathaniel Emmons Are your habits serving you? If not, then how will you break free of this self-imposed bondage?

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What Are Your Questions?

This is the second in a 7-part series comparing Sun Tzu’s The Art of War to youth wrestling and how we can apply these lessons in our own lives.   Click here for part 1: Begin with Practice To secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but the opportunity of defeating the enemy […]

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