Positivity Will Only Take You So Far

The other day I was invited over for a cup of coffee at a friend’s place, as we had not met for a long time. Naturally, when we met she was quite excited. We sat and started chatting about old times. Whilst talking she went to make a pot of coffee, she picked up the…

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Draw a Line in the Sand

As a kid I had a choice of two beach balls to play with. There was a dull brown ball that I had and a bright ball that I got from a family friend. As a three year old, I spent the first day distraught at this dilemma. I would play with the colorful ball,…

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More than a Game of One

One day on a thirty-minute break whilst working at McDonalds, I remember looking up after having devoured my lunch. The pin-up note read: TEAM = Together Everyone Achieves More It made enough sense to me in the context of working at McDonalds, after all, we all worked together to ensure the restaurant functioned smoothly. However,…

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It is not a question of if, but a matter of when

I have a friend who is a great baker and whenever we visit her place, she brings out beautiful pieces of chocolate cakes. Amazed by the texture and quality, I once asked her how it was made. She gave me the recipe and then mentioned that the crucial part was actually the time (and temperature)…

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You Don’t Have to Be a Genius

Even though there is so much in life that you don’t know; you can still enjoy life to it’s fullest with what you do know whilst continuing to learn everyday. Winners know that they don’t need to know how something works. As long as it works, and they can make the most of it, they…

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Work Your Passion

We all have passions in life. The difference is winners do what they are passionate about when most people don’t. Winners work their passion, and hence, they never see what they do as a chore. The majority however, feels like every task in their life is an unpleasant one. It’s no wonder most people are…

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Choose Your Meanings

We are all used to sending and receiving text messages. How many times have you sent a text message to someone, and because you didn’t receive a reply immediately began to think, ‘They don’t care about me. They are ignoring me. They don’t respect me’? Come on, I know you have, because we all have.…

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You Have to Die to Go to Heaven

The first four words sound morbid, but the rest of it is what most people hope to achieve (those who believe in higher powers). That’s exactly what winners understand and do (the morbid part) in order to achieve their goals (heaven). Everyone wants to have nice things in life. They want to travel, excel in…

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