“Only the person who risks is truly free.”

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https://climbingmountainsandchasingdreams.wordpress.com/ “Only the person who risks is truly free.” “You think you have a limit. And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further.” –          Ayrton Senna “You think you have a limit. And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further.” […]

“Only the person who risks is truly free.” — BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

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To give, or to not give, 100% of yourself?

Pointless Overthinking

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One mellow evening, a seemingly miniscule reverie came along that managed to consume my mind.

I couldn’t stop contemplating one question:

What have I given 100% of everything I had to? Truly, 100%?

At first, I didn’t have an answer. I felt distressed. For a while, I couldn’t muster a worthy resolve. Had I ever given 100% of myself to something?

There are moments I can think of where I have given 100%. But what has represented a lifetime of dedication? A true devotion?

I look at my role models—the people who inspire me to live my life to the fullest. I admire them because of their steadfast pursuit of their passion. No matter how many people try to advise them differently, to stop wasting their time, or to cooperate with society, they keep going. And they never give up.

This takes a lot of fearlessness, and…

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“Commit to the commitment.”

Self Help (Personal Growth) Books

“Commit to the commitment.”
-Dennis Connor American yachtsman and four-time America’s Cup winner

Dennis Conner’s philosophy for success is simple – find one thing you’re good at, devote yourself to it and become great. It may sound easy, but as the 4-time America’s Cup-winning skipper concedes, most people spread themselves thin among a variety of commitments. #

http://www.myprimetime.com/work/life/content/conner1/index.shtml

from https://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1YTUH_enNZ931NZ931&sxsrf=ALeKk02EsZxhYKiuS69_na7K0YaV-SGXCg%3A1612194099617&ei=MyEYYL6kJYWG4-EPm764YA&q=commit+to+the+commitment+dennis+connor&oq=commit+to+the+commitment+dennis+connor&gs_lcp=CgZwc3ktYWIQAzIHCCEQChCgATIECCEQFToHCAAQRxCwAzoGCAAQFhAeOggIIRAWEB0QHjoFCCEQoAFQqIkOWODBDmDaxg5oAnACeACAAZwDiAGNHJIBCDItMTIuMS4xmAEAoAEBqgEHZ3dzLXdpesgBCMABAQ&sclient=psy-ab&ved=0ahUKEwj-ifeEg8nuAhUFwzgGHRsfDgwQ4dUDCA0&uact=5

Also see

https://writingandformula1.wordpress.com/2020/06/28/commitment-total-best-passes-at-eau-rouge-spa-francorchamps/

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2020/06/28/commitment-total-best-passes-at-eau-rouge-spa-francorchamps/

from my filing system (to rescue me from “sheer utter chaos)

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“I don’t want to live a balanced life – I just want to write!”

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Promoting mental wellness when you’re anxious and stuck inside — Hey there, strong mama

My husband and I were social distancing before COVID came to the U.S. Our second child had just been born into a flu and RSV season so terrible that we had many friends whose little ones ended up in the hospital. (Thankfully, all are okay.) As difficult as it was, we chose to keep as […]

Promoting mental wellness when you’re anxious and stuck inside — Hey there, strong mama

http://www.personalgrowthbooks.wordpress.com

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* not bridges (thank goodness)!

Well my family and friends say I’m “safest” just writing and sharing

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Best wishes from the First City to see the light

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“Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts.”

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts.”

INSPIRE

https://personalgrowthbooks.wordpress.com/2021/02/17/success-is-not-final-failure-is-not-fatal-it-is-the-courage-to-continue-that-counts/ http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts.” — BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

http://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

http://www.mindmindpower.wordpress.com

http://www.youcanbeachampion.wordpress.com

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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“Every day, in every way… Frank Spencer” on YouTube

Shared by “the worst-selling and the world’s fo(u)rth worst writer”

# see https://johnsphotopics.wordpress.com/2016/01/09/why-im-only-the-worlds-fourth-worst-writer/

BOOKS BY CRAIG LOCK

Shared by “the worst-selling and the world’s fo(u)rth worst writer”

see https://johnsphotopics.wordpress.com/2016/01/09/why-im-only-the-worlds-fourth-worst-writer/

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“Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire, the power to unite people that little else has…It is more powerful in governments in breaking down racial barriers.”

Sport for Peace: Sport Transcending Boundaries

“Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire, the power to unite people that little else has…It is more powerful in governments in breaking down racial barriers.”

– Madiba (www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com)

https://www.goodreads.com/quotes/233784-sport-has-the-power-to-change-the-world-it-has#=

and

http://www.facebook.com/craig.lock.31

following on from my last post

http://www.inspiringvideo.wordpress.com

http://www.mandelamadiba.wordpress.com

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Man is mind…

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2019/04/22/man-is-mind-3/

and

https://craigsbooks.wordpress.com/2016/02/24/man-is-mind/
from a ‘Google’ (my “filing system to rescue me from sheer utter chaos” – thanks “Big G”)

pic (below) from https://youcanbeachampion.wordpress.com/2014/12/20/man-is-mind-and-evermore-he-takes-the-tool-of-thought-and-shaping-what-he-wills/

“Together, one mind, one life (one small step at a time), let’s see how many people (and lives) we can encourage, impact, empower, enrich, uplift and perhaps even inspire to reach their fullest potentials…and strive for and perhaps one sunny day even achieve their wildest dreams.”

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“Had I really succeeded at anything else, I might never have found the determination to succeed in the one arena I believed I truly belonged.”

The Writing Journey

“Had I really succeeded at anything else, I might never have found the determination to succeed in the one arena I believed I truly belonged.”

– JK Rowling

http://www.craigsquotes.wordpress.com

https://writingintothelightbook.wordpress.com/

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