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Lyrics from U2

July 22, 2013…

The group U2 has a song, Zooropa, that ends with lyrics that I really like:

She's gonna dream up the world she wants to live in
She's gonna dream out loud
She’s gonna dream out loud
Dream out loud.

What If You Smiled 100 Times a Day?

July 22, 2013…

"One of the most amazing gifts you can give 100 times a day is your smile. It brightens everybody's day…including yours. Smile at people whenever eye contact is made, and see how many smiles come back at you." - Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America

Life Without a Purpose

July 21, 2013…

"A life without a purpose? What a shame. Make your life matter for a great cause…so that not only you, but the rest of us can also benefit." 
- Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America

I'm not a Believer in Overnight Success

July 20, 2013…

"I'm not a believer in overnight success. I am a believer in months and years of hard work, lots of positive action and a never quit attitude. I believe THAT is how overnight success is REALLY created."  - Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America

Attract Postive by Being Positive

July 19, 2013…

"The Law of Attraction speaks confidently that we attract what we think…do…and say. I believe this. I've never achieved anything great with negativity running rampant in my thinking…or pouring out of my mouth. Want positive in your world? Attract it by being it." 

- Shawn Anderson, Founder, Extra Mile America

Are Good Things Happening in Your Life?

July 18, 2013…

"I hear it a lot: 'Nothing good ever happens to me.' My philosophy? I'm not one to risk my life waiting for things to happen. If good things aren't happening for me, I make them happen.

Is the Easy Road the Better Road?

July 17, 2013…

"I absolutely know that finding the discipline to do the challenging thing is not easy. Taking the convenient or easy route is just so much darn…well… easier.

But is it ever better? Does taking the easy road ever make us a better person? I think not.

I'm Ready. Are You?

July 16, 2013…

Here's one of my favorite and most inspiring quotations of all-time: "First you jump off the cliff and you build wings on the way down." - Ray Bradbury

And isn't that the truth? We always wait to take action when "our ducks are lined up?" Problem is…they never get lined up.

Two GIANT Questions to Consider

July 15, 2013…

Here are a couple GIANT question to ask yourself:

1. How would your life be different if you weren't afraid?

2. What would you do differently in your life if you didn't feel fear?

The First Step Takes Faith

July 14, 2013…

"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

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