Archive for the 'Inspiration' Category

Your Challenges Are Your Lessons

Monday, September 1st, 2014

David and Goliath Goliath challenged King (Saul) of Israel to single combat with one of his finest warriors. Many were terrified of Goliath owing to his enormous stature, standing at six foot nine. Many of the King’s soldiers were opposed to engaging him in combat fearing for their lives. David, a young teenager, offered to […]

Fear Is Your Best Friend

Friday, July 4th, 2014

A Mind-Made Illusion In his book Influence Science and Practice, author Robert Cialdini shares a story capturing the transformative essence of fear. In a tribe in southern Africa, the Thonga people hold an annual initiation for young boys prior to becoming a man. A young Thonga boy must endure a series of intense physical challenges before he […]

An Unexamined Life

Monday, June 30th, 2014

The Search for Meaning Many of us sail through life impervious to the choices we make each day. Such decisions are often made without even second guessing ourselves. We discover that many of these choices are programmed, that is they are devoid of conscious intent. As time goes by we may pause and reflect how such choices […]

Relationships: Why Do Some People Attract People Who Can’t Love Them?

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

While some people will only know what it feels like to be with someone who can love them, there are going to be other people who only know what it feels like to be with someone who can’t love them. And this is going to mean that each person has a radically different experience on […]