The first step in lighting your life on fire is belief. You’ve got to believe in your Spark of Greatness. There is something unique and powerful deep in your core. There has to be. Your life itself is a miracle. And its origin, its starting point is from the Source of all that is. If […]
You might not be able to sense it. Perhaps you feel you’ve lost it or maybe you’ve been conditioned never to believe it. Other people and life experience will indeed conspire to obscure the truth. And over the years, insecurity and fear will lead to many mistakes which will do the same. But these are […]
Not everything is worth fighting for. There are some battles or challenges that are just not worth it. Sometimes it’s best just to let things go and move on to something else. Acquiescence does have its place in a man’s life. But then some day something will come along that will change everything. It may […]
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One day it will dawn on you—you are not going to live forever. You will become tired of the superficial. You will have had your fun and what used to give you pleasure will become old. There will be a deep-seated need for something more. At some point, honesty will prevail. This new realization will […]
At some point in your life things are going to get serious. It might happen because of a Life Storm, a family crisis, a personal failure or maybe just the sudden realization one day that the clock is ticking. Or maybe all of the former all rolled up into one. Whatever the case, there will […]
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As you continue to pursue your very best over time you will develop an appreciation for order, symmetry and control. It feels great to see the fruits of your planning and labor come together. There is indeed a core level of happiness to be derived from the simple elegance of a finely crafted life. But […]
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No matter your virtue, no matter your ambition and no matter your best efforts, trouble and difficulty are on the way. Some of these challenges will be serious and some of them will simply be the daily frustrations of life. Some of them will be one time annoyances and some of them will be a […]
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In Part 1 and Part 2 of this series of articles we learned from the book Cholesterol Clarity that saturated fat and cholesterol do not clog your arteries and give you heart disease. And that the commonly held belief they do, stems from compromised government sponsored research. The Cholesterol Lie continues today, even in the […]
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In part 1 of this series, The Cholesterol Lie – And The Truth, we learned from Cholesterol Clarity that saturated fat and cholesterol have been designated as the primary dietary cause of heart disease. In particular, the pervasive scientific and cultural narrative is that cholesterol and saturated fat are very bad for you. They clog […]
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Everything you’ve been told about saturated fat and cholesterol being bad for your health is wrong. In fact, the opposite is true according to the author, Jimmy Moore, and 29 health professionals in the book Cholesterol Clarity. Consuming natural foods rich in saturated fat and cholesterol should be your number one source of calories. Believe […]
There is no doubt work can often be difficult, frustrating and challenging. But then so is the rest of life, is it not? We will all spend a huge swath of our lives working for pay and dealing with the ups and downs that will inevitably occur at our jobs. And what affects us at […]
Stop thinking about your employment as a burden. Flip the script and embrace your work instead. Work is good. Work is noble. Your specific position and your employer should make no difference. Give yourself some credit for showing up each day and doing your best. And then take it from there to a higher level—distinguish […]
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In the pursuit of your very best as a man you will want to include every hour, each day of your life. That’s 18 hours a day, 7 days a week, proper rest and relaxation notwithstanding. This is not a part time pursuit to be segregated to your leisure activities. Becoming a Force of Nature […]
It seems like as life progresses, you’ve more to lose and more to worry about—life tends to get increasingly serious over time. As a man you will work your ass off to achieve your goals as well as to provide for your woman and children. It takes a lot of blood, sweat and gut busting […]
What I don’t understand is why some of you will settle for anything less than being happy and successful. As simple as that sounds, many of you out there are indeed settling for much less. And I’m telling you right now there is no reason to do so. I don’t care what has happened to […]
You don’t need to be rich, you don’t need to be famous and you don’t need to be a professional athlete. Explicitly define how you would like to live your life and then pursue it with a vengeance. If you do so and remain faithful to your Mission, then by definition you are living life […]
Set yourself free and never mind what anyone else thinks—be your own man. As simple as it sounds, this is one decision that will clear a very wide path for you as you pursue your very best each day. There is nothing like the feeling of not giving a rat’s ass about another man’s opinion. […]
At some point in your life you’ve got to decide you are going to refuse to suffer. Accept the fact that life is sometimes very difficult and make the decision right now there is no benefit to mental anguish. It is not noble, it is not admirable and it serves no constructive purpose. At some […]
For me at least, one of the constant thorns in my side has been the anxiety from worrying about having a particular aspect of my life fall apart or completely unravel. And my guess is that in the dark of night I’m not the only one. It is a difficult world we live in and […]
As you look at yourself in the mirror do you like what you see? Are you where you want to be in your life? Is your character something to be proud of? Are you fighting the good fight and on your way to living clean and true up in the High Country? Would your Mom […]