S:1318 Quote: Change

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “It’s worth remembering that for any change to happen in your life, you must be wrong about something.” “The more something threatens your identity, the more you will avoid it.” “Uncertainty is the root of all progress and all growth.” Mark Manson Coaching Point: Change. Some love…Continue Reading →

S:1313 Quote: Inside/Outside

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “Who looks outside, dreams;who looks inside, awakes.” Carl Jung Coaching Point: Each are part of a life well-lived. Dream your dreams – they pull you into your future Present. Awaken – so you will know why. Highly successful people live their lives from the inside out. They…Continue Reading →

S:1311 Quote: Upset

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “All upset exists in you, not in reality. You can underline the word all. All of it. All of it. All of it. All upset is in you, not in life. Not in reality. Not in the world. It’s in you.” Anthony de Mello Coaching Point: Seems…Continue Reading →

S:1308 Quote: Gratitude

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many, and not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.” Charles Dickens Coaching Point: Easy to say, but I can get caught up in the undertow of daily ‘stuff’ and forget. Then I remember.…Continue Reading →

S:1301 Quote: Values

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “The most important values in life are caught, not taught.” Thayer Willis – Wealth counselor Coaching Point: You can teach and preach. You can lecture and plead. But what you demonstrate outshines them all. What values are being caught by the people who are important to you?…Continue Reading →

S:1298 Quote: Virtuousness

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “Virtuousness is achieved by being virtuous, not by talking about how virtuous one is.” Aristotle Coaching Point: What does it mean to be virtuous? Honest? Maybe. Moral? Also maybe. Ethical? Again, maybe. All these fit a dictionary’s definition of virtuous. With virtue – as with other core…Continue Reading →

S:1294 Quote: ‘Viking’ Wisdom

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “Braver are many in word than in deed.” “The overpraised are the worst deceivers.” “When ill seed has been sown, so an ill crop will spring from it.” A collection of ancient Viking/Scandinavian/Icelandic wisdom Coaching Point: Many people have a limited awareness of the influence and effect…Continue Reading →

S:1287 Quote: True Love

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.” Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Coaching Point: But it can be hard, you know? Until we grow enough, then it becomes easy. Where are you now? Copyright 2020 Steve Straus. All rights reserved.Continue Reading →

S:1283 Quote: Act

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “The most difficult thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity.” “…decide…whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying….” “Worry retards reaction and makes clear-cut decisions impossible.” “Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace,…Continue Reading →

S:1280 Quote: Crossroads

(Quotes are capsules of information, reinforcement or enlightenment.) “You are at a crossroads in this moment. A choice point. The point at which you either embrace the reality of yourself as one with a benevolent universe or continue in the illusion that you are not. You face this choice this moment. You face this choice…Continue Reading →

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