At a friend's recommendation, I recently read Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle by Jim Rohn and it was so timely in so many ways:
- It offered the very affirmation that I needed in order to make the tough decisions that will propel me forward in terms of my well-being, my business and my life as a whole
- It reminded me of the importance of lessons previously learned but forgotten (or foolishly ignored)
- It inspired me to make these few remaining months of the year count like never before!
The things that had prevented me from reaching this point of confidence and conviction: excuses, that don't really stand up in the light of day. For that reason, this post is for me – as a very public reminder for the times when I find myself falling short in terms of the respect, graft and love that I owe myself. It is also for any of you who can relate to the situation of your activity and/or results not matching up with your ambition. Here's some of that good old tough love, seasoned with some of my favourite quotes from Jim Rohn's book. In no particular order …