S:0205 Attainment: Action

(Attainments are levels of growth along a path of development.)   “We have to understand that the world can only be grasped by action, not by contemplation. The hand is more important than the eye. The hand is the cutting edge of the mind.” Bronowski   Coaching Point: To be at “think” is good. To…Continue Reading →

S:0204 Distinction: Tolerance vs. Toleration

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   A toleration is something that is an irritant, a nuisance, or perhaps even painful. It’s something that causes you to spend energy just by carrying it around, even when you don’t do anything about it. In…Continue Reading →

S:0203 Distinction: Intentional vs. Reasonable

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   John F. Kennedy has been quoted as saying “There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long range risks of comfortable inaction.” What keeps you from taking action? Generally it’s…Continue Reading →

S:0202 Quote: Perspectives

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Anything you can see the edges of, shrinks.” Steve Straus   Coaching Point: Remember when you were a child and something seemed almost magical? Then later, when you saw how it worked it lost it’s mystery, and it’s magic. That’s why you want to look for…Continue Reading →

S:0201 Distinction: Joy vs. Relief

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   When you feel the difference between these two conditions a major tool for having a great life will be in your grasp. Take a moment and feel what it was like the last time you felt…Continue Reading →