The quotes are not new. As aspiring leaders, we've all heard some version of these words, many times before. No shortage of successful people with YouTube videos offering us advice on how to "make it", in life.
"Ease is a greater threat to progress than hardship. Without commitment, you'll never start, without consistency, you'll never finish".
"Dreams without goals are just dreams and they ultimately fuel disappointment. So, have dreams but have goals. Life Goals, Yearly Goals, Monthly Goals, Yearly Goals".
"Don't confuse movement with progress. Just because you're doing a lot more, doesn't mean you're getting a lot more done. To achieve your goals, you must apply discipline and consistency, Every day".
"Hard Work, Works. Working really hard is what successful people do. What are you going to do with what you have. I'm not talking about how much you have. Whatever your gift is, what are you going to do, with what you have. It's not how much you have, it's what you DO with what you have".
"The most selfish thing you can do in this world is help someone else. To be Selfless - to Serve Others. Because the gratification, the good feeling you get from helping somebody else - nothing can beat that".
"Don't just aspire to make a living - Aspire to make a difference".
"For Someone who is watching this and wants to be a Successful Global Business Leader, what are the skill sets? Is it Hardwork, Learning how to read well, keep continuously reading, learning how to speak well? Yes...and,
Interesting take from Sahil Bloom on 10 "Razors" he finds useful. I'm a firm believer in the importance of living intentionally - though I will confess that doing so is often much easier said than done. I do see value in each of the 10 Razor's Sahil defines in this illustration - here are my Top 5.
“First of all, make sure you’re clear about who you are and what you stand for and what excites you, what are your passions?” And really, really spend some time thinking about that, doing a personal inventory”
Do you have the future… YOU, in mind? What plans are you making today to help create the life experiences you want tomorrow? Not talking about physical assets now – I am focused on Life Experiences.
Capturing some key learnings from Gary Vee's interview with Patrick Mouratoglou. One of the Great Coaches of our time.