S:0235 Personal Needs: The Need To Be Special

(An unmet Need causes us to feel empty, incomplete or less than whole. Fulfilling a Need gives us freedom to be ourselves.)   Having a need to be Special can be a powerful motivator. It can cause you to outperform others or even outperform your own expectations. Significant results have been created by people who…Continue Reading →

S:0234 Quote: Life Choice

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “You can be the ordinary thread in the tunic, or you can be the purple, that touch of brilliance that gives distinction to the rest.” Epictetus – Roman and Greek philosopher   Copyright 2000 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:0233 Principle: The Physical Universe Never Lies

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   “Never” and “always” are words to watch out for; they are frequently incorrectly used, but the phrase “The Physical Universe Never Lies” withstands pretty close scrutiny. The keys to utilizing this principle are threefold: 1) be very aware…Continue Reading →

S:0232 Distinction: Coast vs. Drift

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   Coasting is a useful activity. You are coasting when you’re making progress, relative to your environment, without effort. Your progress is the result of previously established momentum and direction. Times you may want to coast are…Continue Reading →