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When You Feel Like Quitting

I know I’ve posted this video before, but re-watching it provides me with new energy and distinction. The last time I posted about this video, it is about pursuing your dreams.

Watching it again during New Year Day provides me with new perspective.

Watching it this time, I got the word BELIEF.




Liverpool was 3-0 down at half-time. The game is effectively over as AC Milan is the strongest team that year. Everyone felt that it’s game over. It might even be a thrashing by Milan.

But Liverpool turned the table around. When everyone said it was impossible, when everyone lost faith in them, Liverpool demonstrated to us what BELIEF can do.

They are the underdogs, few notches below AC Milan. They showed the world what miracle is. When passion, heart and belief come together, you have a chance to produce miracle.

I know for sure the next time when I feel like quitting, I will watch this video.

You Can Be Happy If You Do This

How do you be happy? While people do not explicitly shout out that they are looking for happiness, their everyday actions reflect it.

Look at the goals that you set. Do you really want these goals as it is? Not exactly! What you want is what the end game of the goals. You want the feeling of happiness that these goals can bring you. Until these goals no longer provide you the happiness, you are onto a new goal.
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7 Characteristics of Highly Successful People Part 7

This is the last part of this series. You can read Part 6 here. So far, how has this series been so far for you? Please do let me know how you feel after reading this series. I would very much like to hear from you.

In this last part, you are going to read something unique. It is easy to talk about it, but not easy to practice. In fact, I feel this is the hardest to practice out of the seven characteristics.

Highly successful people practice these two words. Emotion and logic.

What is this emotion and logic? How can you apply to your life to become successful too?
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7 Characteristics of Highly Successful People Part 6

We are now moving into Part 6 of this success series. You may like to read Part 5 here if you have not read it. You will find an in-depth writing about strength and weakness.

In Part 6, you will learn of something that you may not come across on successful people. At least not many success books will mention it. My frequent hanging around these highly successful friends provided me the insight of the sixth characteristic of highly successful people. Continue reading

7 Characteristics of Highly Successful People Part 5

We are half way through this series, if you have not read the previous version, here you can start from Part 1, or you can read Part 4 here. It doesn’t matter which Part you start reading from, as long as you are getting value from it.

The subject of the Part 5 of this series is STRENGTH and probably the most difficult to achieve in the whole series.

How come this could be the most difficult to achieve?

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7 Characteristics of Highly Successful People Part 4

In our previous issues of this series, we discussed on the kind of dreams they possess, willingness to accept failure and the spirit of resilient. In this Part 4 of the series, you are going to learn the different side of the highly successful individuals. You are going to learn that they are also human.

Yes, highly successful individuals are also human. They will do what other human will do. They will whine and complain. Different from what many others say about the highly successful people, right? Most articles will mention that these highly successful people do not complain, do not lay blame and do not justify.

The truth is they do. Continue reading