Category Archives for "Passion & Dreams"

5 BIG Reasons Why It’s Better To Start Small

Ask anyone right now with a desire to start a project, a business, or some sort of big activity why they have not started yet, and they will tell you, “I need the capital to start. You need money to make money.” While I do agree to a certain extent that it does take money […]

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do what scares you

Why You Must Do The Things That Scare You! (Plus Pics)

“May you always do the thing that you are afraid to do.”   “Everything you want is on the other side of fear.”   “Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.”   I love quotes on courage and positive quotes about fear. I have […]

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why you will never change your career

Here’s Why You Will Never Change Your Career!

So here’s the dream right now for most of us: We want a fulfilling, exciting, passionate career that has us reluctant to go to sleep every night and happy to wake up every morning, and to top it all off, have a beautiful looking bank-statement at the end of every month that would make an onion […]

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give yourself permission

10 Things You Ought To Give Yourself Permission To Be And Do

This fine, chilly morning, I woke up, walked up to the mirror, looked at my reflection and said, “Relax. You’re doing just fine.” I read somewhere that when most older people are asked, “what would you tell your younger self if you had the chance?” the most common answer is “You’re doing fine.” I had […]

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12 Reasons Why Greatness Is Scary

12 Reasons Why Greatness Is Scary As Hell! (And Why We Should Pursue It Anyway!)

I don’t like preachy articles, and I hope this one is not counted as one, but if it is… OK! I hope we can all one day see the God in us. Most of us will probably never find out what our grandest selves are like, so I sometimes write idealistic articles such as this […]

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2 taking risks

New Podcast: Life Is A Series Of Jumps

I’ve been feeling like I have come to the edge of a cliff, and I have been refusing to jump for a while now. I look back a lot. Sometimes I just sit and stare at the edge. I know that walking back is futile, like trying to bring back “the old days” when things […]

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3 overcoming childhood problems

When I Was 11, I Decided I Was stupid

It’s so easy for a child to trick her/himself into believing something and holding on to it for dear life. This is exactly what I did. I decided that I was stupid. I made this decision based on how badly I was doing in my 5th year of primary/elementary school. Everything was lovely when I […]

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2 being authentic and courageous

Are You Ready? Ask Yourself These 3 Questions!

Last Monday afternoon, which was a gorgeous day I might add, I had a long lunch with a good friend of mine. We spoke extensively because we hadn’t spoken in close to 3 years. I spent most of the conversation in silence, listening to my friend speak such profound words of wisdom that I consciously […]

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