Site Map
Motivational and Inspirational Products
Speakers Bureau
Presentations and Seminars
Power Up Passages, Quotes, Stories
& Newsletters
Power Up Passages
Motivational & Inspirational Quotes
Quote of the Day
Send us a Motivational and Inspirational Quote
Motivational & Inspirational Stories
Send us a Motivational and Inspirational Story
Free Motivational Newsletters
View Past Issues of Our Newsletter
Power Performance Program©
The Power Performance Program
Table of Contents
Order the Power Performance Program
Read Excerpts from the Power Performance Program
Audio Excerpts from the Power Performance Program
Sign-up for our Free Newsletter and Power Up Passages.
First Name

Last Name

Email Address

Sign me up for:

Additional Information
Affiliate & Member Login
Become an Affiliate
Affiliate Agreement
Affiliate FAQs
About Us
Trade and Exchange Links With Us
Contact Us
Email Us
Privacy Statement
Privacy Statement
Motivational Inspirational Blog
Affiliate Info    |    Order Power Performance Program    |    Quote of the Day    |    Email a Friend

Power Up Passages

Go Outside and Play.

Brought to you by
The Power Performance Program ©




April 8, 2008.

"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing."
George Bernard Shaw

Life should be fun; a whole of fun in fact. But sometimes our lives are anything but. After all, we deal with a lot of stuff every day that to be honest, we wished we didn't have to deal with. This annoying array of stuff can become somewhat taxing. And sometimes this stuff can squeeze the fun right out of our lives.

Without the joy and happiness that fun brings to our lives, life can become little more than a constant uphill struggle for survival. Without a healthy dose of fun each and every day, we begin feeling trapped, tied down and hopelessly lost. Discouraged and disheartened, we gradually lose our vigor, our get up and go, and our oomph. With our energy sapped, our enthusiasm zapped, each hum-drum day hapleesly blurs into the next.

"People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing."
Dale Carnegie

As we drift further and further away from the happiness we once knew, we start running out of steam. As we lose vigor, verve and vitality, small difficulties become magnified and insignificant problems get blown out of proportion. Before long, each day becomes a challenge, every challenge becomes an obstacle, and every obstacle becomes a mountain.

Doesn't sound like much fun, does it?

We want to have fun. In fact, we desperately need to have some fun, but fun is nowhere to be found. So what do we do?

"Fun is good."
Dr. Seuss

Whenever life starts dragging us down, we need to drop what we're doing and go outside and play. That's right, we need to snap out of the snooze-a-thon that's boring us to tears and go out where the action is happening and get happening ourselves. And have some fun!

We need to walk in the green grass, breathe in some fresh air and soak in the radiant sunshine beaming down from the heavens above. As we let our hair down and revel in the glorious magnificence God has presented before us, an extraordinary feeling of joy and happiness begins to take the place of our worries and frustrations.

We begin feeling healthier, happier and freer than we have felt in ages, as if a huge weight has been lifted away. And we start having fun again.

"How time flies when one has fun!"
Samuel Beckett

Life was never supposed to be a drag. Far from it. In fact, each day should be celebration; a cheery festival lived to its absolute fullest from beginning to end. You need to squeeze every ounce of joy you can from life. Squeeze good and hard - and then squeeze some more. And make life the fun filled adventure it should be.

You should look for the best life has to offer and then heartily embrace it as if your life depended on it because, in a way, it does. Rather than allowing yourself to get bogged down in the same old ho-hum routine, why not add some spice to your life and go have some good old fashioned fun?

Ready to have some fun? Then what are you waiting for? Why not put your troubles in your rear view mirror and break away from the same old stuff? Instead of monotonously going through the motions, why not go for the gusto?Don't just sit there! You need to bust out of the doldrums and go have a blast.

It's time to go outside and play.

The Bottom Line: Have some fun - and you'll have the time of your life.

Click here if you have a friend who would like to receive the Power Passage of the Day ©.

If you like the Power Up Passage of the Day ©, you're going to love the Power Passages © book series.
Coming soon!

Click here to enjoy our


More motivational quotes are only a click away. Click on MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES and you'll be treated to our library of thousands of motivational and inspirational quotes.

Missed out on some of our past Power Up Passages?

Well we've got some great news for you. You can now search our archives of previous passages by clicking SEARCH PAST ISSUES OF POWER UP PASSAGES.


Where will you be thirty days from now?

Will you be living the life you've always dreamed about - or will you just be thirty days older?

It's your choice. Make sure it's the right choice.

The Power Performance Program © is a power packed, positively charged personal improvement program. The program consists of thirty daily POWER SESSIONS on 14 CD's and comes with a 222 page Power Performance Journal/Workbook. For more information, click The Power Performance Program ©.



We certainly hope that you're enjoying your daily Power Up Passage of the Day ©. There's little doubt that a well placed daily infusion of motivation can help lift your spirits, restore your confidence and ignite your creative energy just when you need it the most.

Do you know a friend, coworker or relative that could possibly use a daily dose of motivation? If so, we'd love for you to help us out and help us spread our positive message. If you could pass on today's passage to anyone and everyone who could use a quick boost to their day, that would be a great help! And if you could simply invite them to sign up for both our complimentary Power Up Passage and Motivational and Inspirational Corner Newsletter by going to our home page at and signing up in the SUBSCRIPTION BOX, that would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks so much.

Changing your email address?

Be sure to let us know should you change your email address so that you will not miss any issues of the Power Up Passage of the Day ©.

The Power Up Passage is brought to you by The Motivational and Inspirational Corner.

Author: Greg Hickman


Know someone that could use a shot of motivation?
Click here and email this page to a friend.