Masters of Life – Part 9

VIDEO https://youtu.be/BguBjHAuc7Y AUDIO SYNOPSIS A really great quote is one that delivers a powerful message in the fewest words.Like Bruce Lee’s famous 1-inch punch where Lee would put his fist a mere one inch away from a sparring partner’s padded chest and BOOM,...

Masters of Life – Part 8

VIDEO https://youtu.be/u46rDy2e2as AUDIO SYNOPSIS Few people alive have had more of an impact on more lives than Tony Robbins. The bigger than life giant who seems able to motivate anyone to do anything! Tony is also a sincere, sweet, and wonderful guy who is consumed...

Masters of Life – Part 7

AUDIO https://youtu.be/3Iy7ok0coGI AUDIO SYNOPSIS One of the first self-improvement authors I ever read was Terry Cole-Whittaker. I found her advice to be sensible and no nonsense. One of my favorite pieces of advice from her is: “The best way to deal with somebody is...

Masters of Life – Part 6

VIDEO https://youtu.be/JFEgWzEc7Hk AUDIO SYNOPSIS Venerable Vietnamese Buddhist monk Thích Nhat Hahn grew up in a family that was not demonstrative. He says that until he was an adult no one ever hugged him. As a result, Hahn felt awkward when someone tried to hug him...

Masters of Life – Part 5

VIDEO https://youtu.be/NusST0wFOVk AUDIO SYNOPSIS “If you’re not happy with what you have, why would want more?” This quote explains why  the Complaint Free movement has become such a worldwide phenomenon. After soldiers returned from World War II, the United States...

Masters of Life – Part 4

VIDEO https://youtu.be/IM4t6DWf9VU AUDIO SYNOPSIS “The Lazyman’s Guide to Enlightenment” is another one of those mind-blowing books that you can read in less than two hours. The copy that I was given is actually a xerox copy of an original. Thaddeus Golas was into...

Masters of Life – Part 3

VIDEO https://youtu.be/lxPsbRiyc9M AUDIO https://willbowen.podbean.com/e/masters-of-life-part-3/ SYNOPSIS Many of you know that I was NOT the person who came up with the idea of going 21 days in a row without complaining. That was Edwene Gaines In her book “The Four...

Masters of Life 1 – Richard Bach

VIDEO https://youtu.be/18AFoD2A7Hc   AUDIO https://WillBowen.podbean.com/mf/play/hegmj5/episode_audio_914FC9E5-94D2-4D49-9D01-0B98A7C46F72.m4a SYNOPSIS This is the first in a new series I’m titling “Lessons from the Masters.” In this series, I’m going to share with...

IF – Part 17

VIDEO https://youtu.be/Wa5bBkKfne4 AUDIO https://WillBowen.podbean.com/mf/play/aed2n6/episode_audio_5DB04E28-1E86-48FC-959B-CB380DCB4294.m4a SYNOPSIS We’ve reached our conclusion of “If” by Rudyard Kipling. As a reminder, Kipling has issued a challenge. He has given...

IF – Part 16

VIDEO https://youtu.be/xSbJROxzTG8 AUDIO https://WillBowen.podbean.com/mf/play/2c2tij/episode_audio_0572E119-CE7F-49E4-BF44-E06E71A1D1B8.m4a   SYNOPSIS When I was a kid of about 9, I was rummaging through my mom’s desk and found a piece of round, flat wood. The...

IF- Part 15

VIDEO https://youtu.be/prQ6eD-mhnk AUDIO https://WillBowen.podbean.com/mf/play/sfn2sh/episode_audio_E7EBDBCB-C50A-4FCA-B9BF-DAE75C67E1D7.m4a   SYNOPSIS Oh, to be so serene and secure that haters can’t hurt you, right? Someone who is a hater, a foe, an enemy — anyone...

Masters of Life 2 – Earl Nightingale

VIDEO https://youtu.be/U805baHv380 AUDIO https://WillBowen.podbean.com/mf/play/juvb7j/episode_audio_4148E862-85F9-43C4-B96E-D3A2F0E34750.m4a SYNOPSIS Known as the “The Dean of The School of Motivation,” Earl Nightingale touched millions of lives. And, I don’t just...