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The Personal Poem

 
The Personal Poem

We all need someone & something, look within yourself are you that person?

To laugh is to risk appearing a fool To weep is to risk appearing sentimental To reach out to another is to risk involvement To expose your feelings is to risk rejection To place your dreams before a crowd is to risk ridicule
To love is to risk not being loved in return To go forward is to face the overwhelming odds is to risk failure

Risks must be taken because the greatest risk of all is to risk nothing The person who risks nothing does nothing has nothing and is nothing He may avoid suffering and Sorrow but he cannot learn and cannot feel, cannot change, cannot grow and cannot laugh Chained by his virtues he is a slave A person who risks is truly FREE
Gray Lawrence

Your Vision of the future, lies from within
Gray Lawrence
Independent Distributor(UW)
The Greatest leaders of the world were men and women of quick decision -Napoleon Hill

A Personal Poem

A quote is like a lamp it flings its light over the whole sentence

 

The Personal Poem

To laugh is to risk appearing a fool

To weep is to risk appearing sentimental

To reach out to another is to risk involvement

To expose your feelings is to risk rejection

To place your dreams before a crowd is to risk ridicule

To love is to risk not being loved in return

To go forward is to face the overwhelming odds is to risk failure

Risks must be taken because the greatest risk of all is to risk nothing

The person who risks nothing does nothing has nothing and is nothing

He may avoid suffering and Sorrow but he cannot learn and cannot feel, cannot change, cannot grow and cannot laugh

Chained by his virtues he is a slave

A person who risks is truly FREE

Your Vision of the future, lies from within
Gray Lawrence

The Greatest leaders of the world were men and women of quick decision -Napoleon Hill

Personal Development equals Growth and Success

 

Rewards are what you deserve for all the things you have done, will do and are grateful for, no matter what, the same can be said for the more you do for others is an even greater reward.” Gray Lawrence

 

 

Think PositivePersonal development is sometimes referred to as self-development or personal growth, and it traditionally covers a broad set of areas to improve. It is not however something that you gain from formal education, though the process of gathering knowledge is fundamental to growth. Personal development is a path that you take to better your family situation, career, spirituality, emotional health, and every other aspect of your life. It is the investment into improving yourself. Essentially, It is about making conscious decisions about everything that you do, the way that you think, and the way that you react to situations. For some, It is also a matter of moving beyond past failures and misfortune to see what is possible in the future.

Development process

Personal development can help you obtain everything that you always dreamed of, and more, with the simple application of a few simple mind-sets and tools. Our awareness is a direct result from our development. And personally, the need for further growth and development is paramount for your health physically, mentally and emotionally through to all your relationships. For those who need additional help moving past obstacles and making those changes, a counsellor or personal development coach can also be of great worth. One of the most important steps toward development is to set obtainable goals.

Setting Goals

Determination Desire Goals etcFinding resources to make changes, move past obstacles, set goals, and find happiness is not always easy. Search for quotes stories, tips and ideas to fuel your goals. The key is to consciously act toward goals that will cause you to grow. You must then determine which values, goals and principles you will set up to guide your actions. For me I choose to remove all the bad programming that has been installed on my "hard drive" (if you will) and install more productive and positive programming to help me move closer to my goals in life. You can also learn how to set and implement realistic goals, develop an increased level of self-esteem and self-confidence.

"If you aren’t going all the way, why go at all?" Joe Namath

Keys to Growth

I’ve found out more about myself by committing myself to personal growth, rather than trying to find myself first and then start developing. I also found that my personal growth plan is a useful tool that keeps me focused. Develop your personal growth plan, make it a visual poster and hang it up where you can see it daily. Success in an undertaking leads one to gaining more pursuit and a much greater yearning to learn, resulting in growth of motivation directing towards the goal that you have set.

Self Development is a journey not a destination.

"I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness". Personal development is not about reaching a state of perfection; it’s about enjoying the process. It is about living your life while making conscious decisions on a daily basis about everything you do. Make no mistake about it; personal development is a lifelong pursuit.

LESSONS LEARNED:

Analyse plan on glassStart all the way at the Top whenever possible.

Try a new approach to attract new attention.

Humour can go a long way.

Instead of saying you don’t know how to do something, ask what is needed and

then learn how to do it.

Take someone else’s Failure and make it your Success.

Remember that it is your key to success and you must make a commitment to practice it daily to see results.

“Every moment of your life is infinitely creative and the Universe is endlessly bountiful, Just put forth a clear enough request, and everything your heart desires must come to you” – Shakti Gawain

Gray Lawrence

Independent Distributor (UW)

"Forget mistakes. Forget failure. Forget everything except what you’re going to do now and do it. Today is your lucky day. -Will Durant

 

Successful Networker Life is a Drama of Excitement & Growth it is up to you how!

You may never know what results come from your action. But if you do nothing, there will be no result." Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Life how you make it so make it; Grand, Magical, Full of Hope and Possibilities.  The choice is yours..

Chose your side of both wheels in lifeHowever, sometimes it’s hard to see how lucky and fortunate we are to be here. We get so caught up in our daily stresses that we completely forget how awe-inspiring and miraculous living really is. We go through the motions, get in a rut and are busy putting out one fire after the next in an attempt to keep our lives in balance.

Yet, drama happens all the time.

All enduring success is founded upon harmonious human relationships.
Most of us are incapable of “going it alone.” Whether it is in our careers, our personal relationships, or in life, we all need others if we are to achieve the level of success we desire. Besides, what’s the point of having it all if we have no one we care about to share it? You may choose to work with others, you may ignore them, or you may choose to work against them, but the greatest successes in life come to those who work harmoniously with others. When your personal goals coincide with those of another, not only does the power of your combined labours benefit you, but such cooperation also creates a synergistic effect that allows you to achieve far more than the simple sum of your individual efforts. Know that friendship freely given and gratefully received is one of life’s greatest gifts. – Napoleon Hill

Our projects don’t work out, our businesses aren’t going the way we had hoped for, our relationships experience troubles, the economy is bad, politicians let us down and life is just not the way it’s supposed to be.

"My philosophy of life is that if we make up our mind what we are going to make of our lives, then work hard toward that goal, we never lose – somehow we win out." Ronald Reagan 40th President of the United States

It’s easy then to get sucked into a spiral of self-doubt and weariness. It’s easy to loose hope, feel listless and ready to just give up.

No matter how long you have had it you still start from scratchSpeaking from experience, I know how destructive these feelings can be and how easily they overshadow your entire world. But if you take a moment to breathe, open your eyes and see, just see, all the marvels of this world, it’s hard not to be speechless, feel grateful and happy to be alive.

Sometimes I know I’m not the only one who lacks inspiration, but with my “Positive Mental Attitude”  I have created the following list of reasons to love being alive, living on this beautiful planet and sharing these times with so many incredible fellows.  Do remember this is one of my many incomplete lists, what is yours?

Ready? Let’s go.

Attitude
Success comes to those who become success-conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure-conscious. – Napoleon Hill

1. The roar of the ocean on a windy day.

2. Receiving help in unexpected ways.  An area seldom received as I always make sure I give more than expect

3. The wistful longings for the heart of my wife

4. Hearing the soulful (Mowtown Soul etc.) sounds of music that go straight through you and your heart.

6. Experiencing the beating of your heart after a long, hard workout.  Keeping fit is the bonus!!

7. The touch of your mom lovingly going through your hair.  this is one from a friend but worth putting in, One I miss as my mother passed away when I was 19

8. The belly-laughter experienced when you’re with great friends, or of course family.

9. The promises of a new day when watching the sunrise.  Really heat warming

10. Witnessing the genius of writers who work magic with their words.  One I love with a passion as I read and use PMA passages etc., books to read, well ask!

11. The excitement in the eyes of your favourite pet when coming home, recommended by a friend with a dog

12. The sheer joy of seeing friends long lost.

13. Seeing a loved one or friend succeed in life.

14. A blue blue sky.

15. Tasting the sweet deliciousness of chocolate, mmmm.

17. The wonderful aroma of lots of coffee beans.

18. The safety of being wrapped into your loved one’s arms.  OK it’s a bit old  Smile IMAG0001
19. The ability & the delight in sharing your wisdom and knowledge with others.

21. The pleasure of feeling the sun on your face or the wind in your hair, even my short hair.

22. Seeing the beauty of white, white snow glistering in the sun.

24. Experiencing the warmth streaming through your body when drinking a hot chocolate on an ice-cold day.

25. The wonder of exploring new places and worlds.

26. The look up in a star-filled sky that puts life and the world into perspective.

27. Something I love is Seeing the innocence in a toddler’s eyes.

28. Experiencing the trust of true friends & developing more relationships.

29. The awe-inspiring performances of world-class athletes.

30. Listening to the beautiful sounds of Mozart’s genius & more.

31. The growth as a person on every single day, even at my age.

32. The beautiful smell of the air after heavy rain, even the smell of rain is pure.

33. The powerful realization that your potential is limitless.

If you do not believe in miracles look in the mirror

34. The thrill of speaking foreign languages.

35. Tuning into the miraculous workings of our bodies.

36. The luscious green of the rain forest.

37. Falling into your bed after a long and hard day.

38.Experiencing the humbling feeling of seeing friends have your back

40. The empowerment of getting yourself out of a mess.

41. Spending a day in bed with breakfast and a captivating book.

42. The first signs of spring after a long, cold winter.

44. Witnessing two people promising to stay together all of their lives.

47. Finally figuring out what you are truly hungry for.

48. Giving to others and experiencing their joy.

49. Seeing ordinary people change the course of humanity.

50. A cold shower on a brutally hot summer day.

52. The overwhelming feeling of seeing the Grand Canyon for the very first time, yet to do (on my dream list).

53. The grace of ballet dancers floating across the stage, I love this as it removes all from within my mind except beauty of the presence.

54. Coming home to my wife and son.  This happened often in the army!!

56. The realization that life, after all, is immeasurably valuable.

57. Last but not least my own business in Network Marketing as an Independent Distributor; WHERE I decide on income free time and everything else that comes with it.  NOT as an employee! (had enough of that in the army) Perhaps this one should have been first, but this is your choice of where to put what, mine do not follow a list of importance but what I like

What are your reasons to lovingly and fiercely embrace life?

To live without Determination a relationship divine wisdom The power and ability to understand & hope is to not live at all  Gray

Gray Lawrence

Successful & Ambitious Networker

Success doesn’t come to you – you go to it. — Marva Collins

 

Successful Networker Be Inspired Personal Growth equals Experience

 
101 Ways to Experience Personal Growth

Manny Goldman    clip_image002If I could share 500 words to inspire, this is the important wisdom I’d want to pass along to others…

There are many forms of personal growth available to you at all times . Below is a list of 101 different ways that you can integrate it into your life right now. Whatever your experience is, there are several ways you can take your Personal Growth to the next level.

Everything you think, feel, say and do affects you, your loved ones and the global community. The world around you will automatically transform, as you continue to positively impact your life.

Enhance your Personal Growth today. Review this list and pick the top 3 choices to implement immediately. To see the results happen in your life, you must take action and now is the best time. Support others in your life by inspiring them to do the same.

Please refer to this list often. Continue integrating these into your life by finishing one and starting another.

1. Attend live events, seminars, workshops, retreats, etc
2. Listen to live and recorded teleseminars
3. Participate in live and recorded webinars
4. Listen to audio programs/books on CD, MP3, on the Web, etc
5. Read books, special reports, newsletters, blogs, magazines, and more
6. Meditate
7. Exercise: gym, yoga, pilates, cardio, weight training, swimming, etc
8. Walk in nature or on the beach
9. Hire an expert as a coach (personal, business, physical trainer, etc)
10. Talk with a friend, loved one, colleague or a complete stranger
11. Journal
12. Visualize what you want
13. Create a vision board
14. Set and achieve goals
15. Take action on your goals and dreams
16. Be persistent in achieving your goals and dreams
17. Declare affirmations, declarations and incantations
18. Set up a mastermind group(s)
19. Get an accountability partner(s)
20. Get a mentor
21. Become a mentor
22. Coach others
23. Teach others
24. Write a book, poem, music, etc
25. Draw, paint, sculpt, sing, etc
26. Have fun
27. Manage your time (schedule what’s important to you first)
28. Learn from any situation in your life
29. Take responsibility
30. Network
31. Spend time with empowering friends
32. Do what you love to do – work, recreation, hobbies, etc.
33. Smile
34. Laugh often
35. Be optimistic
36. Go to the chiropractor before there is problem
37. Relax on the beach
38. Travel
39. Speak with an elder
40. Spend time with babies and kids
41. Connect with God or your Higher Power
42. Spiritual and/or Religious rituals
43. Focus on your breath – deep diaphragm breaths
44. Apologize to someone
45. Forgive yourself and others
46. Face your fears and step out of your comfort zone
47. Educate yourself – find programs to develop skills and experience
48. Be happy
49. Focus on what you want
50. Connect and visit with loved ones
51. Discover and live from your purpose
52. Attitude of “Constant and Never Ending Improvement”
53. Model others – study people who have what you want
54. Be grateful for everything and everyone in your life
55. Write a list of everything you are grateful for
56. Watch inspirational movies, documentaries, etc
57. Surf the internet for valuable information
58. Go on a date
59. Schedule a date night with your significant companion
60. Study biographies of your role models
61. Say “I Love You” to someone
62. Have a heart to heart (deep and open) conversation with someone
63. Get a massage
64. Take a bath
65. Talk with a therapist or spiritual counsellor
66. Garden
67. Call a friend or family member you haven’t spoken to in sometime
68. Create a life plan
69. Listen to music
70. Be spontaneous
71. Go to the spa
72. Feng Shui your home and office
73. Go dancing
74. Manage your finances
75. Be adventurous
76. Eat healthy
77. Buy organic food
78. Cook a meal
79. Do something that brings you joy
80. Play like you did as a child
81. Do outdoor activities – water sports, bike riding, etc.
82. Ask someone for advice
83. Create a board of advisors for your life and/or business
84. Start a business – part time or full time
85. Pray
86. Relax
87. Spend an hr/day/week without distractions (cell phones, t.v., computers, etc)
88. Just Be – be present to what is without having to do and say anything
89. Attend a networking event
90. Take a role model to lunch
91. Do something new you have never done before
92. Review circumstances from your past to discover what you’ve learned
93. Plan a romantic trip with your intimate partner
94. Take a drive in your car for pleasure
95. Set boundaries in your relationships and life
96. Tell others how you want to be treated
97. Identify your values and beliefs
98. Get clear on what’s important to you and take a stand for it
99. Be in integrity and congruent with who you are
100. Invest in your future
101. Study history – the world and your family’s!

An entrepreneur, visionary and advocate for the Personal Growth industry, Manny Goldman has been transitioning and transforming his life since he was 12 years old. His passion for the industry is fuelled by the amazing results he has personally experienced and the impact he has seen it have in the lives of his family, friends, community members and colleagues.

Nobody ever died of a heart attack while exercising their brain.

Gray Lawrence

Ambitious Networker

Success doesn’t come to you – you go to it. — Marva Collins

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