Fighting the Inner Critic vs. Embracing the True Self – An Introduction

Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 “There are three things extremely hard: steel, a diamond, and to know one’s self.” – Benjamin Franklin “Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” – Henry David Thoreau “I can teach anybody how to get what they […]

How Did John Smoltz Wind Up In MY Story??

13 But Moses protested, “If I go to the people of Israel and tell them, ‘The God of your ancestors has sent me to you,’ they will ask me, ‘What is his name?’ Then what should I tell them?” 14 God replied to Moses, “I Am Who I Am. Say this to the people of Israel: I […]

Johnny Cash: The Man; The Metaphor

To thine own self be true… “How well I have learned that there is no fence to sit on between heaven and hell. There is a deep, wide gulf, a chasm, and in that chasm is no place for any man.” “You’ve got to know your limitations. I don’t know what your limitations are. I […]

Clarify Values in 12 Questions

“What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.” – Albert Pike You don’t actually have to take the quiz, but read closely all the way through and you will get the point…   Take this quiz: Name the 5 wealthiest […]

The 5 Best Tools for Learning Who you Are

“He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.” – Lao Tzu In case that first quotation isn’t enough to stress the importance of self-knowledge, here are a few more from other great thinkers throughout history: “We should know what our convictions are, and stand for them. Upon one’s own philosophy, conscious […]