A Viz Has No Name

Once in a while, I will be in the middle of a conversation when a certain phrase or idea will get stuck in my mind and just refuse to be dislodged. I have a perpetual list of things to research, learn more about, and try out. This is the story of one of those ideas […]

How to Set and Shatter Goals

”What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” Zig Ziglar   “Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” Paul J. Meyer   “The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” […]

How to Say No

“Even in hard times, the longest day is only 24 hours.” -Dr. Bilal Philips   “I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.” -Robert H. Schuller   “Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.” -Walter Elliot   Over […]

You are Not the Failures of Your Past

“Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.” -Bill Bradley   “You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that […]

Done is Better than Perfect

“Our job in this life is not to shape ourselves into some ideal we imagine we ought to be, but to find out who we already are and become it.” -Stephen Pressfield “Compare yourself to who you were yesterday, not to who someone else is today.” -Jordan Peterson “Our deepest fear is not that we […]