Tag Archives: overcoming obstacles

Get over your setbacks

Brian K. Rice: Get over your setbacks. (Mahatma Gandhi was so fearful of public speaking that he became tongue tied when representing his first client in court that he could barely say a word as a lawyer. He was humiliated … Continue reading

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If you can dream – and not make dreams your master; If you can think – and not make thoughts your aim; If you can meet with triumph and disaster And treat those two imposters just the same…

If by Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If … Continue reading

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Stand Up by Se7en the poet (this is a great spoken word performance that calls out all sinners to Stand Up) [please watch]

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Howard Schultz, Starbucks Founder: “I was turned down by 217 of the 242 investors I initially talked to.

Howard Schultz founder of Starbucks: “Dream more than others and think practical” (Quote 2: “I was turned down by 217 of the 242 investors I initially talked to. You have to have a tremendous belief in what you’re doing and … Continue reading

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Edward Philpots: “Whatever your lot may be, paddle your own canoe”

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