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IN Lifestyle ON 17 Oct, 2016
Success comes to those who dare to think they can! Moreover, anything achieved easily has no worth. This is why success is difficult. And once achieved it gives a sense of fulfillment and satisfaction. failure has to be dealt with, before tasting success. LIFE IS ONLY AS GOOD AS YOUR MINDSET. Successful people have one thing in common, they are positive. Your thoughts will determine your life. It's impossible to think negative, act negative and produce positivity.
For your encouragement, the fact that you aren't where you want to be should be enough for your motivation. Most importantly, if you are still looking for that person who can change your life, take a look in the mirror! Discover your achilles' heel and get over it!
Struggling with everyday problems and looking for simple solutions? This article will definitely be of help to you. Waiting to taste success? Let me inform you, success is not going to be easy, but it's going to be worth it! Go ahead, this world is your oyster! Stay on your hustle, don't quit!
Here's some food for thought.
Had Obama paid enough heed to his thoughts, he would not have been the President of America, but rather an architect or a cook.
Vladimir Putin, the Russian president listens to his emotions, he doesn't avoid them. To your amazement, he frees caged wild cats and also likes Formula One. Catch him driving here.
Sachin Tendulkar, the man needs no introduction. He understands the fact that everything is temporary and ephemeral. This incident from his life symbolizes this. He first took over as skipper in 1996 but by 1997 the team was performing so poorly that he was dropped from the position. Had he got affected by this failure, he would not have achieved what was in waiting for him.
Robert De Niro, he is the actor who could dedicate even five precious years of his life to a single movie. He would want to be perfect in any role that he is cast in. A quintessential example is his movie "Taxi Driver".
Ricky Ponting, the Australian cricketer. This incident will depict his curiosity better. In 1992, when Ponting was a part of the Australian Cricket Academy, he saw Sachin Tendulkar playing. Later, he asked the authorities to allow him to stay after practice to watch him play. He wrote in his book, "I wanted to see Sachin Tendulkar who everyone was talking about, and I took up a position behind the nets while he had a bat. It's fair to say I was going to watch him bat for a long time to come, but that day I was studying his technique, trying to see what it was about him,"
Afghanian Novelist, Khaled Hosseini, wrote the book, A Thousand Splendid Suns. He has been a keen observer and must be a nature lover, to have written such a transformational book.
Steven Spielberg. He definitely has an eye for detail. He likes to enjoy any free time that he gets. If he is not pre-occupied he binge watches movies.
Christopher Nolan surely has enough patience to produce and direct great masterpieces such as Inception and Interstellar.
Will Smith, the talented Hollywood actor is a great listener. He tries not to be judgemental despite loads of controversies against him. A true deserver of the Academy Awards, he does not wait for the award to establish his talent or worth.
He is Dalai Lama. He feels the joy of laughing with full conviction. You will surely enjoy this video. Catch him laughing here.
Lionel Messi, the above caption explains it all. His achievements are an epitome of his focus. No explanations needed!
J. K. Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter series. She has taught children, as well as adults to dream. She has broadened our imagination through her magical aura.
Mark Zuckerberg works for only 50-60 hours in a week. It is not the amount of time you spend working, it is all about the quality you deliver. What better an example of this, than the facebook and whatsapp owner himself?
Chinese President, Xi Jinping has often been referred to as the most powerful Chinese leader after Mao. Surely, this is something unachievable in a night. He must have definitely worked hard everyday to get this status!
Warren Buffet once said that his secret to keeping young is to eat like a six-year-old. In 2007 (at the age of 77), he revealed that his doctor had given him a simple choice between eating better or exercise. He chose exercise, Through this he beat prostate cancer in 2015. And looks happy and healthy.
Hope this piece was useful to you. Pluck motivation from here and get ready(or armed) with the experiences of these inspirational people. Make this world a better place to live in! All the best people!
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