QUOTE CARD: “The Spirit can do for us, only what it can do through us. Unless we are able to provide the consciousness, It cannot provide the gift.”
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Any idea, plan, or purpose may be placed in the mind through repetition of thought.
- Napoleon Hill
It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
- Muhammad Ali
THE BUZZ: On February 28th and March 2nd, 2013, I spoke at the 8th Annual Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit at the beautiful Waldorf Astoria in Orlando, Florida. The event catered to executive women of color and provided an opportunity to connect, and get expert advice from today’s leading female executives and decision makers.
BOOK: The Game of Life & How to Play It, by Florence Scovel Shinn – The Game of Life & How to Play It is one of the classics from metaphysician Florence Schovel Shinn. First published in 1925, the book explains eternal truths, the benefits of right thinking and how to solve everyday problems in very simple language and funny stories.
BOOK: The Greatest Salesman in the World, by Og Mandino – The Greatest Salesman in the World is by one of my absolute favorite authors, Og Mandino. It is such a quick read, and yet it is packed with inspiration. The copy I still have was my dad’s and then my brother’s; I confiscated it out of the family library and have had it ever since!
PERSPECTIVE. What type of lenses are you looking through? Do you generally see problems or possibilities? Just as a photographer uses various lenses to show “reality” in different ways, we each have a set of filters – experience, culture, economic status, mental and physical health, etc. — through which we see the world. If life constantly looks dismal to you, it could be your perspective. Your viewpoint shapes your thoughts, decisions, actions – and ultimately, your feeling of success. For example, have you ever wondered why people in some of the poorest parts of the world seem happier than those in the wealthiest nations? It’s probably because…