Pieces of Inspiration

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #143

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Thomas Watson on thought “All the problems of the world could be settled easily if men were only willing to think. The trouble is that men very often resort …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #142

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Marie Curie on perseverance “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #141

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Bill Watterson’s life advice Although I shared a short part of this on Wednesday in the weekly roundup, I wanted to share the whole thing with you. Bill Watterson …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #140

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Oscar Wilde on anonymity “Give a man a mask and he will tell you the truth.” – Oscar Wilde The truth might be about you, but more likely, the …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #139

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Derek Jeter on hard work “There may be people that have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you.” – Derek Jeter …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #138

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Emerson on gratitude “Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #137

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Sarah Brennan on fear “Fear’s useless. Either something bad happens or it doesn’t: If it doesn’t, you’ve wasted time being afraid, and if it does, you’ve wasted time that …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #136

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Mary Anne Radmacher on courage “Courage doesn’t always roar, sometimes it’s the quiet voice at the end of the day whispering ‘I will try again tomorrow.’” – Mary Anne …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #135

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. George Washington Carver on life’s journey “How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #134

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Bill Nye on meeting people “Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t.” – Bill Nye This is a really useful thing to keep in mind when meeting …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #133

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Gandhi on remaking yourself “As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world – that is the myth of the atomic age …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #132

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Hemingway on superiority “There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” – Ernest Hemingway You are your …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #131

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Sir Ken Robinson on being wrong “If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you will never come up with anything original.” – Sir Ken Robinson No one is ever …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #130

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Sir David Attenborough on conservation “The question is: are we happy to suppose that our grandchildren may never be able to see an elephant except in a picture book?” …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #129

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Sam Harris on what success won’t get you “If you are perpetually angry, depressed, confused and unloving, it doesn’t matter how much success you have, or who is in …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #128

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Mark Twain on reading “The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.” – Mark Twain If you choose not to use the …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #127

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Aristotle on the educated mind “It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle If everyone was capable …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #126

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Keith Ferrazzi on poverty “Poverty, I realized, wasn’t only a lack of financial resources; it was isolation from the kind of people that could help you make more of …

Ten Pieces of Inspiration #125

Each week, I highlight ten things each week that inspired me to greater financial, personal, and professional success. Hopefully, they will inspire you as well. 1. Samuel Johnson on habits “The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” – Samuel Johnson I wouldn’t quite call …