To be a fully actualized human being, you must realize your full potential. You must assert your will and become the master of your destiny. It is not always easy. Fortunately, you do not have to go it alone.
Success leaves clues and learning the principles of achievement requires training. Coaching shortens the learning curve and helps you get to where you want to go faster and with greater ease. This is why the skillful apprentice seeks out a sensei (先生), the one who has come before.
Everyone must figure out how to make their way in the world. Scurrying toward safety is an instinctive reaction most people feel when needing to make a living. Rather than accepting responsibility for their lives many people sacrifice their dreams and clamor for the security of a steady paycheck .
Worse still, particularly for those who would be modern warriors, they look for a government sinecure and follow the mediocre path of the bureaucrat. I know this world all too intimately. It is the path of slow decrepitude and stagnation.
The gnostic Gospel of Thomas states that if you bring forth that which is within you, you will be redeemed. Your potential will be made good. However, if you fail to bring it forth that which is within will destroy you.
It is dangerous and unhealthy to leave your goals and dreams unfulfilled. The spark of genius and desire is burning within you. Like a knife, it can be a useful tool or a destructive implement. To give it a creative outlet and skillfully channel it into productive results is essential for living a victorious life.
Don’t die with your song left unsung. Starting right now, live your highest and best aspirations for yourself, your loved ones, and your world. That is what the path of the warrior is all about. Learning to surmount the challenges involved can be daunting.
This is why it’s natural to seek out a mentor, someone who has been down that road and can help you see things through.
Just as the aspiring samurai needed a sensei, everyone seeking a victorious life needs a coach.
Bob Proctor is a master of success training and has leveraged technology to make his system available to you wherever you go.
Six minutes in the morning to start things off right and set your intentions for the day could mean the difference between mediocrity and the life you’ve always dreamed of. Get the winner’s mindset.