In the 70’s and the 80’s Wheaties was popularized by commercials that presented the cereal as a sure part of having a life of vitality, strength & health. Many times it seems to me that people need spiritual “Wheaties.” What are those basics that you can count on, to make your life more solidly spiritually… More Spiritual Wheaties – Healthy Spirituality.
Americans are always in a hurry for everything. When I taught sales. People always wanted to know how much they would make, before they developed the technique to make it. In my karate teaching, people always want to know how fast they can get their belts; instead of how thoroughly I will teach them the… More Slow Grow is not no Grow!
In my teaching of the martial arts to my students, I start with the importance of a strong foundation. And I never let up on the critical necessity of having a powerful stance. Without an effective base, no defense can be solidly utilized and no attack can be launched with confident poise and balance. Each… More Stepping back to step forward
The changes we want in life can seem so difficult and unreachable, when we view them at the base of the Mountain. At that point, we must remember that we do not leap over mountains but climb them one step at a time. And when viewed this way major change is just taking steps up… More Power to Change
“Determination will not help you win from the sidelines. You must be willing to get in the game and be empowered in the real task. If you are not ready to try your best now – and with relentless pursuit – determination must be applied, before you will succeed. Though the attainment of your goals… More Determination, The real thing!
To improve our perspective, we must start with a fresh approach each day. Clear your mind and heart, open yourself to new vistas of learning, outlook, and attitude. Start with the internal value that you believe you can make a difference, and follow through until you do. We can greatly enhance our lives by a… More To improve your perspective.
One of the learning experiences that has caused me to readopt my college nickname of “Slam” is realizing the crucial importance of realness, to life happiness and fulfillment. I was called that nickname in college, because I was an enthusiastic Southern fireball, in a college on the west coast. When something was really incredible to… More Inside Out Living