There’s a quote by Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya I really like: “This world is like a shadow. If you try to catch it, you will never be able to. Turn your back on it, and it has no choice but to follow you.”I like thinking about that quote when I want to achieve something. It convinces me that in a harmonious and balanced state of mind, the solution comes more easily. But it’s hard to get to that balanced state of mind when we’re chasing so many goals at the same time. Most people are perfectionists to the bone...
The right challenge is the yin to your yang. I don’t know about you, but I’m not enjoying life if I don’t have something challenging that I’m working towards. When my goals push me to the limits, I know that I’m not selling myself short. Anything less than that, and it’s hard to be sure that I’m getting the most out of life, or at least trying to. You fail when it’s easy and succeed when it’s hard because you want to: (a) make a unique contribution to the world, and you can only do that if you sincerely push yourself and...
Talking about death around most people tends to make them uneasy. Many might even tell out stop while most will just assume you're a morbid person. The truth is that there is only one thing certain in life and that is death. So why shy away from it? Why not use it as motivation? Why not be inspired by it? This article takes a swing at this new way of thinking. Instead of focusing on the now this article teaches you how to be remembered after you die.
In my profession as a consultant I am lucky to have the opportunity to meet and talk to many people from various backgrounds. What I have found is that when it comes to success, the things that are preventing you from becoming successful aren’t always the things in front of you but things inside of you; particularly the things inside of your head. Your thoughts have such a profound effect on your actions, that you might be suspired to discover that the reason why you’re still a failure is that while you were so busy trying to conquer the world you forgot to conquer your own mind.
Every single person on this earth, including you and me has one main thing in common; we are all aiming for success in our own unique ways.
But the question is; are we doing it right?
Success overall is a very precise thing like a mathematical formula. If you plug in the right inputs you "will" get certain outputs.
Don’t you find this to be absolutely ridiculous?The world’s richest 1% own 40% of the entire world’s wealth, While 50 % of the world’s adults only own 1% of the wealth.
What do these people know that the other 99% don’t? Well it’s finally time to reveal all.
People who are successful are all the same fundamentally...
There are thousands of articles that discuss success and finding success, but what all of them seem to miss is the vital basics. They all focus on the superficial things and never truly hit the important points.
I hope to change that by taking a more direct approach with this article. 4 Fundamental Rules to Finding Success: