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Be Inspired By Ladies Who Conquer The World With No Arms No Legs

Thursday, February 19, 2009 6:49 No Comments

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Aimee Mullins & Jessica Cox

Aimee Mullins & Jessica Cox

Here is a couple of more people I want to bring to your attention. Their names are: Aimee Mullins and Jessica Cox.

The reason why I want to write about them is simply because these ladies are real fighters. They never settle nor do they give up on their dreams.

Like in the previous video where I talked about Nick Vujicic who has no arms no legs, Aimee Mullins has no legs and Jessica Cox has no arms. Yet Aimee is a runner, Olympics game veteran, World’s record holder, model and actress. Whereas, Jessica Cox, who has no arms, is a motivational speaker, black belt martial artist who also learned to fly an airplane. Wow!

Against all odds, the girls don’t see themselves as the victims of the ‘events’ or circumstances but rather pull themselves out of this as the winners. They do things many of us don’t dare to.

Why Is That So? What Drives These Young Ladies To Overcome Any Obstacle On Their Ways? Continue reading »

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No Arms, No Legs - Are You Going To Finish Strong? Watch This Guy

Thursday, January 15, 2009 10:14 1 Comment
Nick on the stage

Nick on the stage

The following story I want to talk about has blown my mind away. When you watch the video below it will be hard for you to stop the tears. And I seriously meant it.

His name is Nick Vujicic. No arms, no legs is what can describe this young man from the first sight. But when look closer into his story you will understand that Nick is a living example of the people who possess the strong attitudes a human being can be blessed with.

Hopeless, alone, pointless to live is what it used to feel for Nick when struggling through his life. There was no point to do anything like going to school, not to mention going to the university. Continue reading »

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Will You Get Motivated By 40 Inspirational Speeches In 2 Minutes?

Tuesday, January 6, 2009 1:00 No Comments
Motivate yourself

Motivate yourself

The ability to self-motivate has always been important to me. I know well in my heart that if I don’t achieve results I want the only reason lies in me. How I think reflects the way how I make, if any, accomplishments.

We all go through hardships in all aspects of our lives. This being said, it is not what we go through it is how we react and act upon them. Many, to great sadness, would just walk around and b..ch about a life and how bad the conditions or circumstances are. All kinds of excuses are made up. The only way out seems to be finding a “scapegoat” and continue this pathetic routine of wining. Reasons are a misnomer. Continue reading »

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10 Important Lessons From The Last Lecture - Achieving Your Childhood Dreams

Thursday, December 11, 2008 17:26 1 Comment
Randy Pausch - The Last Lecture

Randy Pausch - Last Lecture

Randy Pausch is the person I want to talk about in this post. He is best known for his enormous contribution to computer science at Carnegie Mellon University. Randy, as a person, is not here with us anymore (passed away on July 25, 2008 from pancreatic cancer) but his soul still lives in the hearts of millions of people. Randy got a lot of media attention after his famous “The Last Lecture” speech that he gave at Carnegie Mellon on September 18, 2007. The speech was titled “Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams” and if you care a little bit about your life, please please please watch this video from the beginning to the end. It is good for your life. And you listen carefully prepare to learn lots of important things as well as be entertained. Continue reading »

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You Have Nothing To Complain About - Watch This Musician

Wednesday, November 19, 2008 3:26 No Comments
Patrick-an exceptional musician

Patrick-an exceptional musician

His name is Patrick Henry Hughes. He is an exceptional musician. What separates Patrick from many other musicians is the fact that he is completely blind since his birth. Unlike Ray Charles, who is also a blind pianist with an exceptional talent, Patrick is a disabled person. He has been in his wheelchair since childhood. However, when being asked how he would describe his disabilities, his answer was “NOT disabilities at all, MORE abilities“. This is a very powerful statement and mindset and this is why his story is so inspiring to millions others. Continue reading »

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A Little Technique Helps You Succeed In Anything You Do

Wednesday, November 12, 2008 7:24 1 Comment
But Out by Daniel Pink

But Out by Daniel Pink

Unfortunately, one of my forums has been aggressively attacked recently. And now I am left with the only option to save some good tips (as the one below) and publish them on this Blog.

I definitely see that the tip below may be very useful to you when you experience problems related to your lack of motivation when writing your thesis or doing any other business projects. Follow below.

I just read a little technique in the book called “A Whole New Mind” by Daniel Pink. It is an excellent book! 5 stars and highly recommend to any master student or an entrepreneur. Continue reading »

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Eliminate Your Distractions And Win By Following These 4 Steps

Thursday, November 6, 2008 8:51 2 Comments
Be productive. Be efficient.

Be productive. Be efficient.

Have you noticed whenever you need to concentrate on something you regard important, often times you get distracted by small things, problems, challenges and so on (also described as No.7 in this post on the 11 Productivity tips). This surely prevents you from getting it done according to the timeframe you planned. For example, when I was writing my thesis I would often find myself doing dishes, cleaning the apartment, watching TV or surfing on the Net … or anything that the other part of my brain would say (lie) is also good/necessary  to do right now. Continue reading »

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