Star Stuck

When opportunity calls, do you go for it, or let it go?

I’m just curious, have you ever had a moment where you wanted to do something, but you were too shy to go for it? The following story illustrates the importance of just doing the thing that you’re hesitant to do. Might help you overcome that fear, might not. Continue reading “Star Stuck”

Welcome to Richville!

What if everyone was rich?

If you’re like most people, you’ve probably believed — or still do believe — that everyone should be rich. After all, it would get rid of the greed and solve many conflicts, wouldn’t it? The following story illustrates another perspective. Might help you change your philosophy, might not. Continue reading “Welcome to Richville!”

Total Gratitude

Most people don’t know how fortunate they are until they lose it.

Some people look down on those who put a lot of value on their material possessions. In my opinion, that habit is only bad when that person loves their possessions so much that they lose gratitude for things like loved ones and health. The following story illustrates the difference between the two mindsets. Maybe you or someone you know can relate to it. Continue reading “Total Gratitude”

Are You a Zero or a Hero?

It’s YOUR story to tell.

There’s an old saying that life is 10% what happens to us, and 90% how we respond. Who says that you have to be disappointed about your problems and failures? Who says you can’t look at them in a way that makes you stronger? This story is about a young burn victim who gets a lesson in perspective from his doctor. Continue reading “Are You a Zero or a Hero?”

Are You Sleeping on Your Dreams?

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t — you’re right.” – Henry Ford

There’s an old saying by Wayne Dyer that goes, “our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.” While working on our success, we often run into circumstances that we allow to stop us because we “can’t” get through them. The reality is, we’re usually choosing not to get through those obstacles. The following story shows the great difference that our mindset makes in these situations. Continue reading “Are You Sleeping on Your Dreams?”

While You Still Can!

What happens when you aren’t there for your kids?

I’m just curious, are you investing as much time as you’d like with your family? How often do you turn down you’re child’s request to play with you? The following story will show you the importance of making time for your loved ones. Continue reading “While You Still Can!”

Are You Letting Your Kitchen Burn?

You can either complain about the fire, or put out the flames.

Everybody knows that our society has a tendency to complain without even attempting to solve the problem. The following story is a humorous illustration of what people do. Might make you laugh and look at your complaints in a different way, might not. Continue reading “Are You Letting Your Kitchen Burn?”