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When pain brings you down

“When pain brings you down, don’t be silly, don’t close your eyes and cry, you just might be in the best position to see the sun-shine.” Alanis Morissette Pain is an unpleasant sensation caused by illness, physical or emotional injury. Like pleasure, pain is an emotion easily felt. Pain can make you stronger physically, emotionally,…
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Causes of many failed lives – Peer group stimulus

In the last episode I shared how parenting can be a causer of many failed lives. This episode will dwell on another causer of failed lives. Peer group stimulus Peer group is a vital part of human growth. This group awakens the mind frame of children to lots of things they naturally won’t bother about.…
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Understanding the power of decision and conditions

“Every event happens for a special purpose. Every problem is a special challenge from which we can learn and prosper to new heights of achievement. Every moment is perfect in nature, whether you realize it or not.” – Robin Sharma In life, nature has its ways of interfering in what we do. So, when the…
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Causes of many failed lives – Parental influence

In a sentence or two, I will share with you what my poetic friend has to say about life. But before then, there are several causes of failed lives and these must be considered carefully. There is no order of prominence to causers of failed life but each influences life greatly. Parental influence “Train a…
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You must be tested to be trusted

There’s a stage in a man’s life when he’d think that he’s cursed! Even those around him would think the same that he’s cursed, that he must pray, fast and put on sackcloth in order to be redeemed. Oh yes to pray and do all of that is good, but not with the ‘cursed’ mindset.…
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The concept of life and earth

Have you ever looked back in your life and felt as though you have been living without reasonable fruits, impact or growth? Sometimes, you get exasperated when you recall for how long you have been hustling. Truth be told, everyone has experienced this kind of pressure in life. I wouldn’t like to bore you with…
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Never stop challenging yourself

At times in life; because we see some people becoming productive with little efforts they infused on their endeavours, we tend to easily believe that the results would be the same for us too, with minimal efforts. But, if, unfortunately, the results go otherwise, we start losing interest in our pursuits. We begin to feel…
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How to climb to the top and remain relevant |Khoner

We all want to climb the ladder of success. We start with the intention of reaching the top. Regrettably, only a few get there. Most people end up halfway satisfied with the little progress made. On the other hand, some find it difficult to start. Therefore, they never succeed. Focus is vital in climbing the…
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Affirmation; the secret of successful people

You can’t produce magic in your life until you learn the luminous arts of a real magician. Robin Sharma With the way the world is evolving and how everything is changing; it is obvious things are tight, tough, rough and disjointed in every ramifications. However, staying on that lane is something this write-up intends to…
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Before you give up on life read this

You can’t change what’s happened to you. You may have had an unfair past, but you don’t have to have an unfair future. You may have had a rough start, but it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.” – Anonymous Oftentimes in life, we have gone through one or two experiences that have…
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12 proverbs about attitude and their meaning

Proverbs are popular wise saying that when translated bears wisdom. Proverbs can be a simple or complex collection of traditional words. They are often metaphorical and use formulaic language. Advice is least heeded when most needed. When a problem is serious, people often do not follow the advice given. An empty purse frightens away friends.…
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13 quotes that will change your attitude towards life

These are carefully selected quotes that will change your attitude towards life forever. Majority of these quotes are from unknown authors and speakers. Nevertheless, these words will change your life. Your attitude determines your confidence. People with a negative attitude often think, ‘I cannot’. But a positive attitude enhances your self-confidence to succeed. A negative…
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Don’t lose yourself for anyone

Stop breaking your own heart by trying to make a relationship work that clearly isn’t meant to work. You can’t force someone to care about you. You can’t force someone to be loyal. You can’t force someone to be the person you need them to be. Sometimes the person you want most is the person…
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Few points to help fight depression

Many living today wish they were not here. I mean wish to die. But, sincerely wish there is something to live for. A large population of people alive today are suffering from depression and anxiety. Only a few are receiving therapy. Two out of every five motivational speakers are only trying to inspire him/herself by…
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5 personal development quotes that changed my life

In 2017 I decided to embark on a self discovery journey. I read about authors and more on industrialists just to find out what was missing in my life. I did not regret this decision. I will love to share with you 5 quotable words from David Abioye’s books I read. I hope it transforms…
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2 wise sayings to consider before choosing a lifestyle

Everyone wants to be great, and exceedingly great if possible. But we all hope for greatness in different areas of life. As a child, we live by the training and guidance of our parents or guardian. You get to a certain age when you have to decide on your own (your lifestyle). You’ve the rights…
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8 quotes to brush up your entrepreneurship spirit

Spirit of an entrepreneur is one which keeps seeking to learn and contribute substantially every single day. If you are one of those few entrepreneurs, here are 8 quotes that can brush up your thoughts as an enterprise leader. 8 QUOTES TO BRUSH UP YOUR ENTREPRENEURSHIP SPIRIT When you become a leader, you lose the…
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Understanding the true identity of unhappiness

Unhappiness is the direct opposite of happiness. Unhappiness can be as a result of any and so many things. Regaining happiness after a long period of unhappiness requires a lot of efforts and diligence. Happiness cannot be hidden; same is the case of unhappiness. Unhappiness causes you to be restless, sleepless, tired and depressed. Though,…
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How to deal with naysayers trying to spoil your ambition

“I want to thank all the people who have told me I couldn’t do it. It is because they doubted me that I leaped this high.” – Anonymous We all have find ourselves in a situation where we are asked what we want to do or become. It is always demoralising when the next thing…
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How to work your big dreams to a reality

Many of the goals worth aiming for in life calls for not just a sprint but a marathon. But how big is your dream? If your heart is not fit enough to run the length of it, then you will find yourself stopping halfway through and giving up before you reach the finish line. This…
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Live Your Flair, Not Your Fear

“Don’t be afraid to fail; if you are afraid to fail, you are getting yourself frozen and stiffled.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger Life is always a two-sided coin – Positive or negative, failure or success, hope or despair and flair or fear. Every of the “sides” are important to what we seek to become in life.…
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Still I rise – Maya Angelou

You may shoot me with your words,
You may cut me with your eyes,
You may kill me with your hatefulness,
But still, like air, I’ll rise.

Motivation: Help is not coming; Wake up!

Coronavirus is not here to stop you. It is not here to discourage. However, this is the perfect time for sober reflections.

Life is not fair

“Life isn’t fair. It isn’t going to be fair. Stop sniveling and whining and go out and make it happen for you.” – Dick Buttler In the past, there were two brothers of the same father. Their father was a king. At the birth of both men, it was prophesied that they are both meant…
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You Have to Face the Sun Or…

Everyone dreams of being a legend until it comes time to do the work that legends do.” – Anonymous My emotion is heightened as I am about to be penning this piece; not because of any other thing, but because the title was scrobbled from what I observed from people closer to me – or…
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Kobe Bryant’s Evergreen Quotes

All quotes in loving memory of Kobe Bryant (1978 – 2020)  Kobe Bryant, the NBA MVP who had a 20-year career with the Lakers, was killed Sunday when the helicopter he was traveling in crashed and burst into flames in the hills above Calabasas. His daughter Gianna, 13, was also on board and died along…
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Don’t Be a Prisoner of Your Past

The problems of people’s pasts impact them in one of two ways: They experience either a breakdown or a breakthrough.” – C. S. Lewis Year 2020 is going steadily, and we are all aware of how promising the year is because it is the gateway to the next decade. Having known that we have to…
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Stop Counting Your Loss

How we think when we loose determines how long it will be until we win.” – G. K. Chesterton As human beings, based on how we are configured, we tend to feel the moment of shortcoming or uncertainty is what someone should be dwelling on and therefore, we reflect more on those negativities than the…
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Conquer Your Weaker Self

“To find your best self, you must lose your weak self.” – Robin Sharma Deep Inside everyman lies a voice that echoes the negatives, more than the positives. This voice speaks to us in several ways – you can’t accept this, don’t take this, you are more than that, don’t forgive that person, you can’t…
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Your love is scorching

  Your love is scorching – Victor Eshameh I hear say you are waiting to die before you tell me you love me. I hear say you are waiting for me to die before you say you care for me. Could it be that I’ve wasted my lifetime thinking about you? Could it be that…
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