Quotes from “Outliers” – Malcolm Gladwell

October 23, 2009 Quotes 0

“Practice isn’t the thing you do once your good. It’s the thing you do that makes you good.” “Success is a function of persistence and doggedness and the willingness to work hard”…combined with siezed opportunity. “No one who can rise before dawn three hundred sixty days a year fails to make his family rich.”

Love?

October 14, 2009 Thoughts 0

I am a driven person. I take pride in the fact that my motivation comes from somewhere deep within. This allows me to continually move forward without dependence on external accountability. I have little patience for those who do not offer their best in life. My clear focus does not allow me to be distracted… Read more

Quotes from Catalyst ’09

October 9, 2009 Quotes 0

Catalyst ’09 is an amazing leadership journey lasting two days each year. This post contains many of the memorable quotes shared this year.

Learning to Understand My Powers

October 8, 2009 Thoughts 0

In Matthew 28, Jesus says, “all power in heaven and earth is given to me“…”and, I am with you always, even to the end of the world.” – WOW! All the power of the universe has been given to Jesus, and the spirit of Jesus dwells with me. Therefore, all the power in heaven and… Read more

Like a Child

October 5, 2009 Thoughts 0

“Act your age!” “You big baby.” “Are you 12 or 2?” “Oh, that’s real mature.” As a toddler, we want to play with the big kids. Pre-teens long for driving age. Our teenagers can’t wait for the freedom that comes next. And, as adults, we scold others with cynical comments when the weaker characteristics of childhood… Read more