1. “Who will you have to become to achieve all you want?”
2. “The strongest force in the universe is a human being living consistently with his identity.”
3. “Ten years from now you’ll laugh at whatever’s stressing you out today. So why not laugh now?
4. “You want to change your life? Control the only thing you can control: the meaning you give something.”
5. “Problems are God’s resistance to create spiritual muscles.”
6. “A decision made from fear is always the wrong decision.”
7. “Success is the result of good judgment, good judgment is a result of experience, experience is often the result of bad judgment.”
8. “The biggest problem we have is thinking that we’re not supposed to have problems.”
9. “The only people without problems are in cemeteries. If you don’t have problems, get on your knees and pray.”
10. “You have any movies you just hated watching? Would you watch it 10,000 times? Why do we replay that horrible scene from our lives over and over and over and over and over again? It’s time to watch to a new movie.”
11. “The secret to your freedom: The quality of your life is a direct reflection of the expectations of your peer group. Choose your peers wisely.”
12. “What you consistently speak with emotional intensity, you will experience, you will create, and you will become. The words that you speak with emotional conviction become the life you live – this is your heaven or this is your hell.”
13. “When you’re driving, do you spend most your time staring in the rearview mirror? So, why do we spend so much time staring in the rearview mirror of life?”
14. “Do you feel confused? Then you have two choices: Get stressed. Or celebrate it.”
15. “A trip is predictable, but a journey is not predictable.” Our lives are a series of journeys
16. “The quality of our life = the quality of our emotions.”
17. “A leader does not fit into a culture. A leader creates his own culture.”
18. “What you can’t do you must do; what you must do, you can do.”
19. “The secret to happiness is PROGRESS”
20. “You can’t help others if you don’t heal yourself first.”
21. "We can't avoid pain. We either go through it, or it grows. Kill the monster early while it's little, don't let it grow into Godzilla."
22. "If you pick predictable, you will grow to be bored!"
23. "All passion is found in the realm of uncertainty."
24. "If we can learn to appreciate what we cannot control, we can know freedom."
25. “The best word for taking action is NOW.”
To learn more and to discuss how these messages apply in your life, join the January Leadership & Lattes event.