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From the moment you wake up, until the moment you hit the pillow, only you control your calendar, your time, your decisions, your values, your character, your tongue, your attitude, your mission, your purpose, your relationships.
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If you don’t know how to lead yourself, why would anyone want to follow you?
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If you were coaching you, what would you advise yourself to do right now?
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Leadership first begins with learning how to influence yourself; only then will you gain the trust to influence others.
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Leadership first starts with knowing how to lead yourself. If you don’t know how to lead yourself, why would anyone want to follow you?
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Men follow men whose lives reflect a personal compass of True North daily decisions they respect and trust.
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The genesis of leadership begins with figuring out what it means and what it looks like to first and foremost lead yourself.
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Who you are becoming, is a reflection of those in your friendship circle, your daily decisions, values lived, and priorities followed.
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You determine and execute your daily rituals…what are they?
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You, and you alone are responsible for your daily decisions and priorities.
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You must “own it” as a leader and as a man, little boys blame and make excuses.
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Your greatest impact on the world is when you are at peace with being the true you, not a version of you.
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Love one another, always, regardless
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People only understand who we are by watching how we treat each other and how we treat others.
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What do you need to stare down?
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The right routine distinguishes the best leader.
The right routine distinguishes the best leader.
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Leadership is less about talent and more about responsibility
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The obstacle has a purpose, accept it as the way forward.
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What do you think holds you back? What you have or what you don’t use?
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At the end of it all, were you who you said you were during your life?
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Do your words reveal one person and your life reveal another?
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The revealing of your character comes from the test, not from your words.
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What voices are you listening too? The voice of despair, defeat, discouragement or the voice of love, hope, and perseverance? It matters.

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Whom or what is calling the shots in your life, why?
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Be Not Afraid
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Note to self. We are all in process, no one is finished.
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Perhaps the one you fall in love with, is the one who heals you and you’re the one who heals them. LOVE.
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Stop being the ventriloquist
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Stop building your facade, tear it down and build your truth.
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Stop circling the airport, land the damn plane.
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Sometimes you don’t need a plan, just show up!
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I have found, those who were broken and got well have the greatest influence on others, not the perfect who dishonestly hide.
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LOVE PURSUES
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When we swap the real for the image our compass doesn’t lead us to True North. It will impact the direction of our identity and life.
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Yup, ever think that the circumstances in your life are there to shape you into something better?
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It's about the man next to you
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First Improve You, then everything and everybody around you will improve.
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Struggle + Perseverance = Strength
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The reward of focusing on developing yourself isn’t in what you get but who you become.

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The secret to a well lived life is not in your ideas but is the behaviors you choose to live.
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Be Brave
Be Strong
Be Courageous
Be Resilient

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LOVE makes a difference, so does HATE, it’s your DIFFERENCE.

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What is the WATERMARK you are leaving?
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Maybe it’s better to pick a FIGHT than to pick a SIDE. Do you understand the difference?

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Face the resistance, push back.

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For men, sometimes PAIN opens the iron curtain of our hearts to talk, heal, and change.
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Keep learning how to adjust your moral compass.
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No man wants to be known as a coward.
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Own Yourself

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Strength only comes when you FACE the issue, so does confidence. It’s the only way.
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The power of your dad, even thou you have never met or little contact with is still inside of you, it’s there whether you realize it or not.
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There will be FATES, you must be willing to FACE them, so call out your BRAVE.
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What bridges do you need to destroy that lead back to your former mistakes, former life?
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Whatever is happening inside you, is designed to change you. Embrace it.
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When I told my dad I was sorry, it changed my story and it changed his story.
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Your lie, in seeking a lifetime partner, is believing they can rescue you. They can’t.
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Maybe it's time to pick a fight than to pick a side.
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Whatever it takes
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Reclaim yourself
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Own Your Fight
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Step into your glory
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This is your defining moment
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Risks you accept
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Put them on
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Trust me...it's worth it
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It's your choice
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Brave a life you will remember
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BUST YOUR ASS
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HELL YES
It will be tough
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Show Up Every Day and
BUST YOUR ASS.
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What barriers have you erected and WHY?
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What would the man I ended up being, say to the man I could have been?
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We need to stand against HATE, without becoming HATE.
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Growth is never a straight line, uninterrupted from A to B to C. It is always off roading, interrupted, up and down, and the curvy.
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Rake the dung to the left, rake the dung to the right, it’s still dung.
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Walk out onto that mat, that field, that pitch, that court, and put your muscle into what’s painful. That’s being resilient.
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When we don’t transform our pain, we transmit it.
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The path of becoming mature is always through the path of immaturity.
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Only you are responsible for your life. You make the decision, you choose the attitude, and you choose to endure and grow in the hardship and adversity.
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The noble challenge will always drudge up fear.
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A true friend never leaves you in your darkest hour, joins your fight, willing to share your fate.
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If you want to lead, get yourself right first and then keep refining, then others will follow.
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We are refined by hardship; hardship builds strength of character.
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We Become the God We Worship?
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What is the picture in your mind’s eye of who you want to be?
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A Lie Can Only Live So Long
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Judging Is When We Make Others Feel Like Lesser People Because Of Their Mistakes.
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Tap the Breaks.
Come to A Stop.
Get Off the Road You’re on and Get Back to the Road That Leads to Your Success
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“The Forces of Fate that Bear Down on Man and Threaten to Break Him, Also Have the Capacity to Ennoble Him”
Elisabeth S. Lukas

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The Mask You Wear Can be Uber Impressive, But It Stops You From True Intimate Connecting.
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We Are All Fragile, We Need Unconditional Love, Kindness, Understanding, and Forgiveness.
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What Story of Love do You Bring To Those Who Have Hated, Rejected, Slandered, Or Abandoned You?
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You Must Face the Tragedies That Enter Your Life.
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Brave is in You, But Only You Can Call It Out
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You rebuild and reclaim your life by renewing your sense of purpose
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“I shall pass through this world but once. Any good, therefore, that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.” Stephen Grellet-A Quaker saying (1893)
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“Human beings create meaning in three ways: through their work, through their relationships, and by how they choose to meet unavoidable suffering.” Viktor Frankel, a Holocaust survivor and author of Man’s Search for Meaning
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Willingness to wait in the space of non-answer is where faith is found and forged and separates itself from religion.
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We must come together and choose to be accountable, it’s the foundational truth in creating change, making a difference.
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Suffering produces HEROIC lives

Uhtred in The Last Kingdom, acquainted with much suffering, a hero.
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A friend simply receives another’s story

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Leading yourself always involve the decisions you make; they tell your story.

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Our desire is to be loved in the face of our brokenness, our tragedies, our wrongs, our mess ups, who will accept us and join us?

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Our private decisions don’t remain private. Our personal decisions impact other persons.
Andy Stanley

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People yielded to God, don’t attempt to play God.
Andy Stanley

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Push through your discomfort, don’t ignore, disassociate, or try to go around it.

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The time to have the map is before you enter the woods.
Brendon Burchard

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There are few teachers of the dark path, the journey through the shadowlands, the actual way of the cross. Richard Rohr

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Those who can’t remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

George Santayana



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What is the wise thing to do, realize, it may be different from the right thing to do?

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Your habits, good or bad define you.

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Adversity calls us to live out what we preach.
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Honor the Struggle
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“They are able who think they are able.”

Virgil


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Transformed people, transform people.
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What habits do you need to do, to take you to the next level?
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Whatever you are, be a GOOD one.
Abraham Lincoln
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You have never gone down the road to far to not turn back.
TURN BACK OH VALIANT WARRIOR, come home.
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A friend always inspires in you your BEST.
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Endurance trains INNER STRENGTH
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Extending Grace (unconditional love) and Mercy (not getting or giving what is deserved) breaks the RULES.
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To act differently, to corral your behavior is the result of how you train yourself daily in your mind, body, emotion, and spirituality.
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Without a PLAN, chaos prevails.
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At the important crossroads of our lives, we need wisdom, courage, and vision to make the sacred decisions.
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“Choose discipline, not rigidity, and understand the difference.”
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Don’t ever look hardship in the eye and run away. Face it, and your strength will emerge.
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“Every day we can do something to advance our own agenda.” -Brendon Burchard
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“Every morning when you rise, accept that this is your day and choose to fulfill your dreams, goals, and destiny.”
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“Fighters don’t give in or give up when scared, tired, or knocked down they’re commitment becomes more resolute.”
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“I am the guardian of my life. I decide what people to let in, what beliefs to live, the habits and routines to develop, and protect myself from unwanted contamination.”
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“Is it worth the risk?”
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“Many times, you need to climb up to the peak to make sure you’re on the right journey and then reorient yourself if you’re not.”
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“No bad teams, only bad leaders. As a leader it’s not what you preach, it’s what you tolerate.” Jocko Willink Leif Babin
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“Relationships are healthier, deeper, and more powerful when based on trust and mutual respect.”
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“Sometimes you just have to grit your teeth and bear it to the end.”
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“Step forward into the fray and kick ass.”
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“Take on difficult challenges”
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“Take the fight to your greatest enemy, your fear.”
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“The solution for any problem is leadership. Leadership is action, someone has to lead.”
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“There are limitless dichotomies in leadership, and a leader must carefully balance between these opposite forces.”
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“Your hate, rejection, judgement, and evil toward me was a brutal instructor and incredible teacher.”
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“We are always getting ready to live, but never living.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
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“There is no victor without a fight, hail to the resilient one.”
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“Show me who is with you and I will show you who you are.”
Derli Ribeiro
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“It’s in the Herculean struggle where we define ourselves.”
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“What people see, they replicate ”
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“To win begins inside you, it’s an inside job not an outside job, the inner victory.”
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“Commitment and determination elevate you into living a better life.”
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“Be such a leader who leads unselfishly, admits when wrong, takes responsibility to do what’s right and whose walk is their talk.”
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“To act always takes courage.”
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“Leaders are chosen to lead because others trust they will be honest and responsible.”
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“You must come to a place where you are at peace with your past and its hurts so you can live in the present.”
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“Leaders must live it, model the way"
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“Everyone will experience life’s problems, adversities, challenges, pain, and failures. No one gets a free pass”
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Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. Our attitude is everything.”
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Organize or Agonize
John Maxwell
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“There are some defeats more triumphant than victories.”
Michael De Montaigne
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“We are all faced with a series of growth opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.”
Chuck Swindoll
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“Who you truly are will be revealed in your times of shitstorms.”
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“What is popular is not always right. What is right is not always popular. Always do what is right”
Albert Einstein
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"The first decision in leading yourself is honestly evaluating yourself, who you are, and where you’re at in this moment of time."
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"You must be committed to the daily grind, that self-discipline where change happens."
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"You must learn to turn a weakness into a strength, your greatest blockage will be your fear."
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"What makes you great is your goodness."
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“An environment that is not safe to disagree is not an environment focused on growth, it’s an environment focused on control.”
Wendi Jade
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“Your behavior says it all.”
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“There is almost no situation when HATE helps. Yet almost every situation is made better by LOVE, empathy, understanding, kindness, acceptance, and giving the benefit of the doubt.”
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"There is a personal relationship between honesty and trust."
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"The most powerful influence on your life is your HABITS."
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"Results come from the long road of self-discipline."
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"No chapter tells the complete story. Stop defining people by their chapter."
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"God is more interested in people who are rejected by everyone else, sadly the Christian community rejects."
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"Humility unites, it never divides."
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"The world is filled with men and women who amounted to nothing because they gave up on their dreams: because they didn't have the guts, the determination, the willpower to keep going-no matter what."
Admiral William H. McRaven
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"You must never lie or misrepresent the truth. If you do, you will get caught. No one will trust you."
Grabowsky
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Lincoln once said that "I will prepare and someday my chance will come."
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"The weak can never forgive, forgiveness is the attribute of the strong."
Mahatma Gandhi
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"Each of us have numerous defining moments, that will shape our lives."
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"Evil never plays by the rules, Evils great scheme is it wants to squash who you were made to be."
Bob Goff
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Failure is a part of life not some isolated event. You must let it change you for the better, learn, adapt, transform and rise. Let it be your mentor.
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Procrastination is prolonging a decision, that is a decision.
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"Recognition of the problem is not the answer, action is."
Brennan Manning
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Self-hatred many times reveals itself in additions.
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"Set standards and then not compromise them. Ask: Is this thing I’m about to do consistent with what I believe? Is this the kind of thing the person I would like to be should do?"
Ryan Holiday
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There is almost no situation where hate helps, yet almost every situation is made better by love. Sadly, we are better at hating, and have no idea what it means to love. Hate is easy, to love the unlovely is difficult.
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True virtue is only forged in the crucible of difficulties, challenges, and adversities that confront you.
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"Upon the fields of friendly strife are sown the seeds that, upon other fields, on other days will bear the fruits of victory."
General Douglas MacArthur
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What is it you are sharpening against to strengthen your will, your resolve, your determination to become stronger, more resolute?
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Appearances many times are misleading, be wise.
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Every life will involve a series of conflicts to overcome and overcome we must.
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You will become what you love. Fools love the wrong things the wise and noble love the right things.
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Discipline is always a grind, and the grind produces self-control, wisdom, and freedom.
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If it is a great endeavor, then of course it will have great opposition.
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