October 26, 2002.
The best of the very best have always been trailblazers, those unique individuals who are always ready to do things their own way. These top performing individuals fully recognize that without challenge in life - there is no achievement.
Hey, being good every once is a while is a relatively easy task. Anyone can be good every now and again. It is being good every day of our lives that presents us our greatest challenge. Being our very best requires demanding the very best we have to offer every single day.
What about you? Are you beginning to demand the absolute best from yourself? Are you in firmly in charge of running your own show? While these may seem to be real easy questions, sometimes the answers are not the ones they should be. Being good day in and day out is the goal of every self made champion. A winner always, always, always wants to be in charge of his or her own life and so should you. After all, who in the heck else would you want running your show but yourself?
There will always be people who have, for one reason or the other, allowed the winner inside themselves to be put on the back burner. Without ever realizing it, they have allowed others to assume control of their lives, control of their dreams and control of their aspirations. This sad reality is more than a shame, it is a present day tragedy.
Whenever you ever feel as though control of your life is slipping right though your fingertips, you need to forcefully reestablish control without delay or second thoughts. You need to remember that the winner inside you wants to be in charge, wants to be responsible and wants to be held accountable. You need to listen to this winner and start taking charge of your thoughts, words and actions right this very minute.
By taking charge of your direction in life, you accept personal responsibility for your own actions or any lack of action on your part. Being in charge and running your own show is an imposing challenge, but one you must embrace in order to maximize your immense, God given potential. Once you condition yourself to meet the challenges of life without hesitation or doubt, you'll experience the unparalleled exhilaration of everyday achievement.
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