S:0175 Quote: Selfishness

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “It’s important to do what’s important to you.” Fess Parker (Former actor — Davy Crockett — and current vintner)   Coaching Point: Only after you’ve filled yourself up can you give, really give, yourself away.   Copyright 1999 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:0174 Principle: Attraction Principle #21 – See How Perfect the Present Really Is

(Principles are basic truths that, when applied, cause success to come to you easier and quicker.)   Most people have difficulty “getting” this principle of Irresistible Attraction because it’s so simple to see the many ways in which the present is not perfect. Generally we have been trained — by parents, peers, society — to…Continue Reading →

S:0173 Quote: Evolving

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.)   “Change fosters evolution.” Steve Straus (stimulated by Thomas Leonard’s Personal Evolution class)   Coaching Point: Most people would think it’s the other way around — that evolution results in change. While I agree, the point is, when you change something it sets the stage for you…Continue Reading →

S:0172 Distinction: Balance vs. Balancing

(Distinctions are subtleties of language that, when gotten, cause a shift in a belief, behavior, value or attitude.)   A lot of people talk about their desire to be in balance. But what is balance? How do you know when you’re “there”? What I’ve found is most people confuse being in balance with the act…Continue Reading →