S:0786 Quote: The Past

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Remembrance of things past is not necessarily the remembrance of things as they were.” Marcel Proust   Coaching Point: It’s dangerous, or at least unwise, to trust your memory, for your memory is constantly, in ways small and large, being re-written. Just about everybody has had…Continue Reading →

S:0785 Quote: Perfect

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “I’m a firm believer that everything really is perfect. But, damn, the disguises can be so clever at times!” Jim Moore – Consultant to local and municipal governments   Coaching Point: What if, instead of looking at some of your problems as being problems, you looked…Continue Reading →

S:0784 Principle: Assume is not a Strategy

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   More problems are caused by assumptions than perhaps any other single source. Yet, many people make most of their decisions based on assumptions rather than checking out what’s real. There are several reasons for this. First, it’s easy.…Continue Reading →

S:0783 Distinction: Spontaneity vs. Impulsivity

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   These two words are sometimes used interchangeably, but there is a difference, a distinction, between them and that difference shows up in their respective energies. Impulsivity has a charge to it, a push, a reaction-style of…Continue Reading →