Conversations with an Average Individual

Enlightened One: What are your thoughts on being wealthy or rich? Drifter: For one, the rich are greedy and selfish. I don’t care about all that I just want to be comfortable. Enlightened One: Hmm… “Greedy and Selfish,” what do you mean? Drifter: Everyone knows that money is the root of all evil, so the more money you have, the eviler you will eventually become. I don’t want to be…

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Finding your true purpose in life

Most people never find their purpose because they are stuck in survival mode… Many times in life, we have those moments where we feel out of harmony with ourselves. When you are out of harmony, you get confused about the next step, and when you do decide which steps to take (if you even decide at all) you still are not quite sure about your decision. I saw this behavior…

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How to Earn Your Way to Success

That annoying conversation about winning the lottery… We all have been around people who love to fantasize about winning the lottery and living the good life. These people constantly love to talk about how they would buy this, or invest in that, or how different things would be. Anyone who knows me personally knows that this lottery talk is one of my biggest pet peeves, why? because it feeds into …

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How Being “Realistic” will guarantee a mediocre and fearful life.

Defeating Mediocrity… Have you ever noticed that many times when you come across people that are cynical towards life, they almost always justify themselves as being “realistic?” Ironically enough, this excuse of being realistic is not only used by the cynics, it is also found among the lazy and fearful individuals. These people go through life constantly running towards anything that is safe and mediocre so in turn they live…

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A message for all believers

The believers among us…. Have you ever noticed that most motivational videos or articles focus mainly on adversity, pain, and the people who doubt you? While it is important to understand that these things will make and mold you it is also of great importance to remember the people that matter most, the believers. These are the people that when everyone else tells you that you cannot, look you in…

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Deluding Yourself

What is your purpose? Have you ever been at home and you have this insane craving for a particular food or snack but you either don’t have the patience to cook the food or the time to go to the store to get the snack? So you decide to eat something else, you tell yourself that “food is food, and at least I am eating something.” At least that is…

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The True Power of Interpretation: Making Negative Situations Positive

From Victim to Victory… Have you ever been in that place in life where everything seems to constantly go wrong no matter what you do? For every step you take it seems that you are pushed back two steps. At times like this, I believe that people fall into one of three groups. -The first (and most common) group will usually resort to complaining to others and  blaming life for…

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The enemy within

Your worst enemy… Have you ever heard someone say “you are your worst enemy?” I’m sure you have, but what does this statement really  mean? Does it mean that limitations exist only if you acknowledge them, or maybe it means that the person you are really in competition with is yourself. You see, while I do believe that both of these statements are true, they do not fully explain the…

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