Entries from October 2012

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

One Thing You Can Do for the World Today

IMAGINE a world where you have…
…an endless number of ways to feel alive…

…trillions of reasons to never be bored…

Monday, October 29th, 2012

10 Ways to Live Life with No Regrets

This article was inspired by a recent email we received:
Dear Marc and Angel,
I am a 38-year old college drop-out whose childhood dream was to become a psychologist like my grandfather.  Right now, I am a librarian at a city library who moonlights on the side as a life coach.  I enjoy my day job, but […]

Friday, October 26th, 2012

12 Things You Should Know for Sure

Just a few things you should know.  Because when you know better, you do better.

The beginning is always the hardest. – Remember, being completely terrible at something is the first step to being pretty darn good at it.  It just takes time and practice.  In the end, it is the courage to continue that matters […]

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

30 Simple Ways to Simplify Your Life

by Sam of Financial Upside
“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more difficult.  It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move swiftly in the opposite direction.”  –E.F. Schumacher
A simple life has a different meaning and a different value for every person.  For me, it means getting rid […]

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

9 Habits of Super Positive People

Life is full of positive experiences.  Notice them.  Notice the sun warming your skin, the small child learning to walk, and the smiling faces around you.  Smell the rain, and feel the wind.  Live your life to the fullest potential by reveling in the beauty of these experiences, and letting them inspire you to be […]

Friday, October 19th, 2012

10 Things Winners Do Differently

Anyone can give up, and lots of people do, because it’s the easiest thing in the world to do.  But to keep going when everyone would understand if you stopped, that’s what winners do differently.  In fact, this is the most significant principle of winning.  Because without this kind of determination and persistence, the first […]

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

10 Ways to Break Your Own Heart

The worst kind of heartache is the kind you inflict on yourself.
If you don’t want to break your own heart, then don’t…

Let people invalidate or minimize how you feel. – If you feel something, you feel it and it’s real to you.  Nothing anyone says has the power to invalidate that, ever.  No one else […]

Monday, October 15th, 2012

9 Signs it’s Time for a Change

It’s never too late or too early to be who you are capable of being.  There’s no time limit, you can simply start and stop whenever you want.  You can change or stay the same.  You can make the best or the worst of it.  It’s up to you, so make the best of it.  […]

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

10 Timeless Lessons Everyone Learns Eventually

Just a few timeless life lessons we all learn on the road of life…

Beauty comes from within. – You will never be beautiful like me.  You can only be beautiful like you.  One does not become beautiful by trying to be beautiful.  One becomes beautiful by finding beauty in what’s already within.
Pain has a purpose. […]

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

3 Ways We Failed Our Way to Happiness

Success is not final, failure is not fatal.
It is the courage to continue that counts.
-Winston Churchill
I.  Rejected from Seven Universities
When I was 18, I wanted to be a computer scientist.  So I applied to seven U.S. universities known for computer science.  MIT, Cal Berkley, Georgia Tech, etc.  But I got rejected by all of them.
Soon […]