Give us this day our daily burden, as we press on, while others call us crazy.
There isn’t much that’s original. Everything is either old, or a new derivative of an original thought.
What’s new, or game-changing, is how it’s presented, expanded, or both.
How often do you associate with incredible talent? Daily? Weekly? Never?
On a recent call, Gary W. Goldstein, Pretty Woman producer, said you should give your best stuff away, for free.
Radical, not logical, and counter-intuitive for most.
For me, perfect!
People resonate with authenticity, with raw, unrehearsed passion and truth. (duh!)
Because you don’t have time to read this.
Because you don’t have time to follow this leadership blog.
Because you keep quoting others and have no quotes of your own.
Because you keep waiting for someone else to change.
Because you feel life isn’t fair.
Because you talk a good talk, but don’t walk a good walk.
Because you’re afraid.
All of these things can be dealt with. But you don’t know where to begin.
One small daily step at a time.
Humans want quick fixes.
When will you finally accept that life doesn’t work like that?
Life works the opposite.
Happy New Year. Anyone reading this with a hangover? 🙂
Just a guess. A hunch. Been there done that.
On a scale of 1-10, with 10 the highest, how much thought have you put into your big, audacious goals for 2010?
You don’t even want to know mine. Seriously. It’s like a 15, or maybe a 20!
That’s totally flipping out of control, isn’t it? Maybe some of you are still drunk, but pinky-swear, that’s the real number.
Okay, here comes the “Hail Mary Pass“ – I ain’t waiting to find out my time is almost up, and then try to start doing something great.
I also am not going to wait for another potentially serious wake-up call to get my butt in gear.
Different strokes for different folks.
“Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier.” — unknown
That’s all there is to say today.
Not really. But I’m gonna zip it and hopefully the quote will plant a seed of greatness in your soul and your work this coming year – it’s only two days away.