With my career I want to either make something or make an impact. Writers both make something, and make an impact.
“Why do they always teach us that it's easy and evil to do what we want and that we need discipline to restrain ourselves? It's the hardest thing in the world--to do what we want. And it takes the greatest kind of courage. I mean, what we really want.”
If you can DREAM it, you can DO it.
There is no passion to be found in playing small—in settling for a life that is less than you are capable of living.
Don't let negativity affect your vision. A lot of people have said harsh things, but I don't let it affect me. If anything it gives me more enthusiasm and pushes me to do better in my career so I can prove them wrong.
Only those who decline to scramble up the career ladder are interesting as human beings. Nothing is more boring than a man with a career.
Communication - the human connection - is the key to personal and career success.
Go where you are celebrated—not tolerated. If they can't see the real value of you, it's time for a new start.
Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.
“We must be the change we want to see”
“Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.”
“If you are going through hell, keep going”
Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
Life has been kind to me. I am happy with the love and appreciation that I have been getting throughout my career. I feel blessed.
“When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.”
Dreams are extremely important. You can’t do it unless you imagine it.
Our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
“Behind every successful man, there’s a lot of unsuccessful years.”
The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.
I am blessed to have married the man that God sent me. He's loving, compassionate, strong and supportive of my children, family and career. I look forward to our lives together.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
Your career is like a garden. It can hold an assortment of life’s energy that yields a bounty for you. You do not need to grow just one thing in your garden. You do not need to do just one thing in your career.
As long as you’ve got passion, faith, and are willing to work hard, you can
do anything and have anything you want in this world.