Monthly Archives: August 2014

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COLD TURKEY

2017-02-03T02:25:07+00:00August 31st, 2014|

When I was in my early twenties I used to work at a pharmacy. My job (besides reading books) consisted of me selling cigarettes and lottery tickets. All day long I would hand out peoples vice’s in the form of pick 5 tickets and camel lights. My coworkers would call my little area the “sin [...]

GET UP!!!

2017-02-03T02:25:07+00:00August 23rd, 2014|

Get up!! That simple phrase is what moved me to action every day. I would wake up in the morning and try to hit my alarm clock before the first beep. The phrase “Get Up” meant more to me than just pulling myself out of bed. Those words meant, “Cornell how are you going to [...]

INTELLIGENT CONVERSATION..

2017-02-03T02:25:12+00:00August 16th, 2014|

The other day I was at the park training some of my players when and old friend stopped by. I haven't physically seen him in years but thanks to Facebook we've been in touch from time to time. What happened afterwards might surprise some of you. We had an intelligent conversation. If you need to [...]

PRICELESS

2017-02-03T02:25:13+00:00August 9th, 2014|

Never let anyone depreciate your value. That was a quote I wrote about two years ago. Like most of my morning quotes I'm not quite sure where that one came from but I instantly received a lot of positive feedback from it. There are millions of people all over the world that don't recognize their [...]

Thank You Sun and Thank You Rain

2017-02-03T02:25:13+00:00August 2nd, 2014|

I watched a great video yesterday made by two friends of mine. They were on stage talking-to a group of people about gratitude. One of them was telling an emotional but inspiring story about his nephew Jared. Jared was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer at the age of sixteen. Two years later [...]