Category: Excuses

Victory

Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson —

Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted…

Excuses Stink

Excuses are the nails used to build a house of failure.

— Don Wilder and Bill Rechin —

Excuses are the nails used to build a house of failure…

Excuse or Discipline

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines practiced every day.

— Jim Rohn —

What disciplines do you practice every day? Eliminating excuses is the first step in developing discipline and excuses are lies that your fears have sold you. Genesis 3:13, Then the Lord God said to the woman, “What is this that you have done?” The woman said, “The serpent deceived me, and I ate.” P.E.A.C.E. Jay@EagleLaunch.com  

Victory over Blame

A man may make mistakes, but he doesn't become a failure until he blames someone else.

— John Wooden —

“A man may make mistakes, but he doesn’t become a failure until he blames someone else.”  ~John Wooden There are victims and there are victors. Victims have an excuse for everything that goes wrong and they usually blame others for their lot in life. Victors have an eye for creating opportunity when something goes wrong…

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Rise Up

Let me never fall into the vulgar mistake of dreaming that I am persecuted whenever I am contradicted.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson —

  2016 is the year of “Making the Most of Ourselves.” Emerson’s quote is so powerful. It is impossible to make the most of ourselves if we always have our defenses up and are unwilling to handle critique and criticism. When someone contradicts you or doesn’t agree with you, you have a choice of playing…

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Past Building

Bring the past only if you are going to build from it.

— Domenico Cieri Estrada —

  The older I get the more I am amazed at how many people get stuck in a rut due to something that happened to them years ago and the rut conveniently turns into a grave with a life that stopped living because of the past. Nuff Said. P.E.A.C.E. Jay@EagleLaunch.com Isaiah 43:18, “Remember not the…

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Excuses and Nails

Excuses are the nails used to build a house of failure.

— Don Wilder and Bill Rechin —

  Taking responsibility for your life is an unbelievable freedom because at that point you are dependent upon only God, your mentors and yourself for your outcomes. P.E.A.C.E. Jay@EagleLaunch.com Ezra 10:4, “Rise up; this matter is in your hands.  We will support you, so take courage and do it.”

Work and Wait

Great things come to those who wait but continue to work their butts off while waiting.

— JJM —

Yesterday I achieved a goal I set for myself a couple of years ago.  I completed a ½ Ironman Triathlon distance race twice in one month…so I could say I did a full Ironman (2.4mi swim, 112mi bike, 26.2mi run) in one month. This particular goal took me three years longer than I wanted because…

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