It's not that life is too short, it's that we wait so long to begin living! If we want to truly enjoy the journey that is called "life", we have to set our priorities and take time to stop and smell the roses!...

Not everyone in your life is going to value your gifts and talents. Those who you consider your "inner circle", those closest to you, are the people who should celebrate who you are and are happy to see you succeed. The others are merely "extras"...

In my book, I focus a lot on building one's self-esteem, but another subject I focus on is the importance of perseverance (also known as "grit"). The real secret to success is not about I. Q or even talent. It's about holding steadfast to a...

Yesterday I stopped at a Walmart to pick up some toiletries. While on the checkout line, a guy asked me to hand him a Three Musketeers bar that was out of his reach. I did so, and with that, a whole conversation between us started....

Every single day we are faced with a situation where someone may insult us, say something rude, or just forget to show politeness. It's a sad fact of life, and one that, unfortunately will constantly rear its ugly head. However, even though we can't control...

#sundaysentiment : We all want to feel that we matter. That is probably why so many people place value on titles, fleeting celebrity, etc. But, I really believe that deep down inside, we want to feel that we are good people. Can you remember a...

When we were born, we were not meant to be hostile, suspicious, or envious of others. Just as eating the wrong foods, drinking too much alcohol, not getting enough exercise, etc, harms us physically, I truly believe that certain behaviors nourish our souls and others...

I decided to write a letter to my younger self! Dear Younger Me, I am writing to you from the future, way in the future, and a place you can't picture at the moment. I know it's weird, but I'd like to share some wisdom...