Thought of the Day Archive

TOTD – August 3, 2012

When things don’t go as planned, many people use it as a reason to stop working on their dreams. They figure that if the world is against them, what’s the point? The world isn’t against them, you, or anybody. Things are going to happen that may make

TOTD – August 2, 2012

Changing your life doesn’t require dramatic shifts in your daily routine. For the most part, all it takes is a few tweaks. The key is to continue with those small changes day in, day out. Many people look at these small changes and dismiss them, thinking that

TOTD – August 1, 2012

Since it’s the beginning of a new month, I just thought I’d ask: How are the goals you set at the beginning of the year doing? If the statistics are correct, more than half of the people reading this have already quit on their resolutions. For those

TOTD – July 31, 2012

Success takes work, plain and simple. You could talk about your dreams all day long but when it comes down to putting in the work, you either do or you don’t. You can set a goal to exercise 5 times a week but when it’s time to

TOTD – July 30, 2012

We all have incredible potential. We all have the ability to make our lives far greater than it is right now. However, just having potential alone won’t do us any good. You can go through your entire life with more potential than anyone around you but until

TOTD – July 27, 2012

I love watching the Olympics and seeing what we humans are capable of achieving. Although a lot of performing well has to do with physical preparation, when the moment comes to show the world what they’ve got, much of it is mental. These athletes are competing at

TOTD – July 26, 2012

If there’s one thing that each of us wants more of, it’s happiness. Whether we want to travel the world or raise a family or make a million dollars, the main reason behind it all is to increase our level of happiness. Unfortunately, getting what you want

TOTD – July 25, 2012

Thomas Edison once described a formula for success which came down to three things: The first thing you need is hard work. Once you know what you want, you need to get to work. There’s no getting around it. Drop the idea of easy success. The easier

TOTD – July 24, 2012

Too many people go through life underestimating just what they are truly capable of. Because of past failures and disappointments, many have simply decided to believe that they can only achieve so much. They believe that the life they live now isn’t far from the best that

TOTD – July 23, 2012

Getting the things you want in life will take some sacrifice. It’s going to require you to take action, which requires time, which means you’ll need to reduce the time you spend on other areas of your life. The challenge many people face is not having enough