Waves Of Inspiration

Day 232 “I’ve realized the extraordinary power of sports to heal, unite and inspire. I believe the Olympics will serve as the ultimate platform to provide positive changes and I hope to inspire all of Japan through my strong showing there.” – Kohei Uchimura When I was a kid, I always wanted to go toContinue reading “Waves Of Inspiration”

Rohtak to Rio

Day 231 “You were born a winner, a warrior, one who defied the odds by surviving the most gruesome battle of them all – the race to the egg. And now that you are a giant, why do you even doubt victory against smaller numbers and wider margins? The only walls that exist are thoseContinue reading “Rohtak to Rio”

Represent Yourself

Day 230 “Champions are not the ones who always win races – champions are the ones who get out there and try. And try harder the next time. And even harder the next time. ‘Champion’ is a state of mind. They are devoted. They compete to best themselves as much if not more than theyContinue reading “Represent Yourself”

Run For The Border

Day 229 “In all of living, have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured.” – Gordon B. Hinckley I woke up this morning with the memory of a grade-school project I did on the Olympics – I’m sure it came up because I’m a bit obsessed with the games this year, in caseContinue reading “Run For The Border”

Got Your Back

Day 228 “Each person holds so much power within themselves that needs to be let out. Sometimes they just need a little nudge, a little direction, a little support, a little coaching, and the greatest things can happen.” – Pete Carroll As the saying goes…It takes a village. Like I said in yesterday’s post, children need support and encouragementContinue reading “Got Your Back”

Unstoppable

Day 227 “People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don’t believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can’t find them, make them.” – George Bernard Shaw An astrologer once told me that IContinue reading “Unstoppable”

Role Models

Day 226 “Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.” – James Baldwin Follow your bliss. I believe that’s what we’re all here to do, but figuring out what that is might be the most challenging part. Once you have figured out what you’re passionate about, you are naturallyContinue reading “Role Models”

Kindness Is King

Day 223 “The mark of a great man [or woman] is one who knows when to set aside the important things in order to accomplish the vital ones.” – Brandon Sanderson Today’s post is about the greatness of another Olympic athlete. Dutch dressage rider, Adeline Cornelissen might have shown greatness in her sport in Rio like she did at the 2012 LondonContinue reading “Kindness Is King”

Inner Glow

Day 222 “The wonderful thing to understand here is that the energy that you radiate or send out attracts other situations, events, persons, etc., which are in harmony with your internal energy field.” – Baker Jacinto Have you ever walked into a room and felt tension, or met someone new and were instantly attracted orContinue reading “Inner Glow”

Destined For Greatness

Day 221 “That which we manifest is before us; we are the creators of our own destiny. Be it through intention or ignorance, our successes and our failures have been brought on by none other than ourselves.” – Garth Stein There’s no shortage of greatness on display everywhere you look at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.Continue reading “Destined For Greatness”