S:0384 Quote: Goodness

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Goodness is the only investment that never fails.” Henry David Thoreau   Copyright 2002 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:0383 Principle: Gold Dust

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   At this gift-giving and -receiving time of the year imagine: Someone is pouring gold dust into your cupped hands. Some of the gold dust slips through your fingers. Question? Do you focus on the what remains in your…Continue Reading →

S:0382 Principle: Pain Moves

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   There are many motivations that cause you to get into action, to move. One of the most common is pain. As the great philosopher Popeye said, “I’ve had all I can stand, I can’t stands no more.” The…Continue Reading →

S:0381 Distinction: Question (yourself) vs. Doubt (yourself)

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   It s healthy to question yourself, to ask if what you re thinking, saying and doing is appropriate for where you are now and for where you re going. Questioning yourself prevents you from getting in…Continue Reading →