First In A Series By Mark Tyrrell
There’s a lot to success.
If there wasn’t, everyone would be accidentally succeeding all over the place, wouldn’t they?
Like me, you’ve probably read a hundred and one books on success and related topics. And for years, I wondered why it didn’t seem to be making any difference. Read more ›
We’re only here for a short time. It’s the blink of the eye. While that eye is open, should we be worried all the time about ourselves, other people, the bills, the future…? Time passes quickly, so chose wisely.
If you feel time-pressured, stressed, or life feels lacking in meaning, it may be that you’re lacking in awe, recent scientific research suggests : Read more ›
Why is consciously trying to reach your goals so hard?
I’m guessing that you know what I’m talking about. Your goals might start with something like … you decide you want to achieve something, to get to a specific place, then a few weeks later you wonder what happened to all the drive that got you going in the first place. Read more ›
A young mother was trying to work on her dissertation but her little daughter kept pestering her to play even though they had already played together for most of the day.
Eventually the mother, wanting to buy a little time for her study, had an idea.
“Look, here’s a page in a magazine. It’s a picture of the whole World!” said the mother. “I’m going to tear it into pieces and I want to Read more ›
An ancient story tells of how a proud and beautiful eagle once landed among a community of people who had never seen a bird of prey. They were at first amazed and fascinated. But as you’ll see, not very flexible in their view of the world.
But from the birds they were familiar with, they had formed a clear idea of what a ‘proper bird’ should look like. The eagle, of course, hardly measured up to their fixed notions. But no matter! They decided to go Read more ›