Your Iceberg

“Whenever you see a successful person you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them.” —Vaibhav Shah A common thread among those learning new skills is frustration and impatience. Simply put, the frustration stems from the impatience that the skill is not acquired quickly. You decide to become an artist; purchase […]

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Consistency is Key

“Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come.” –Dwayne Johnson A friend made the jest about quitting her day job to work on a particularly challenging movement skill. It’s a nice consideration, being able to drop everything to work on that one thing you want to […]

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No More Self-Sabotage

“The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” Dreams, goals, and resolutions. You set off on a path to accomplish something with the best of intentions. And somewhere along the way, you falter. Sometimes, you are very close to achieving your goal before you quit. […]

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Immersion

“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life–think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.” –Swami Vivekananda Have you worked on a project […]

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Commit to the Dream

“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” ― J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone In the first Harry Potter book, Harry discovers a mirror that displays his deepest desires. He ends up spending a good deal of time in front of it, staring, wishing, hoping, dreaming, until the […]

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