The Beginning of Success

The beginning of success is in recognizing who you really are. Success is not a day’s job. It starts gradually, and it increases in pace in a space of time. Nonetheless, one of the first things to come to the knowledge of is to discover who you are. There is need to recognize who you …

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Life is like a Cup of Coffee

When I read this story about the old and nice professor and his old students, this is the story learned (American spelling): The happiest people don’t have the best of everything. They just make the best of everything. Live simply. Love generously. Care deeply. Speak kindly. “Now consider this: Life is the coffee; the jobs, money and position in society are the cups. They are just tools to hold and contain Life, and the type of cup we have does not define, nor change the quality of life we live.

Sometimes, by concentrating only on the cup, we fail to enjoy the coffee. Savor the coffee, not the cups!”

Living for Experiences

As I was going through my photos while enjoying a cup of coffee, I saw this photo, “The Cup Story”, that I took in Seoul. This photo reminds me of a famous quote by an unknown author – “Life is like a cup of coffee”.

This quote has a story that accompanies it. The story is about the conversation between a Professor and his former students who gathered at the Professor’s home after stepping into the corporate world for many years.

A group of alumni, highly established in their careers, got together to visit their old university professor. Conversation soon turned into complaints about stress in work and life. 

Offering his guest coffee, the professor went to the kitchen and returned with a large pot of coffee and an assortment of cups – porcelain, plastic, glass, crystal, some plain looking, some expensive, some exquisite – telling them to help…

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Say Only What You Want to See

This may not be for everybody. Albeit, we all know we are spiritual beings. The same way scientists claim we are higher animals, the same way we called ourselves human beings, spiritually, we are spirit beings. Though most times, Christians, Muslims, and the practitioners of all other religions act physically more than spiritually. Have you …

People Just Like You

Ordinary people see successful people as extraordinary people. If you know any successful person, and you ask him/her about who he/she is, you’ll be shocked at the reply you’ll receive. You’ll hear something like, “I am a person just like you.” Successful people are people just like us. They are ordinary people like you that …

A Vulcanizer of Destiny

There was this old vulcanizer that had been good at his job. He had started from when he was young, and people had no respect for him. Nonetheless, he continued at his job, and he was doing very well. They despised him because of the nature of his job, but the man was prospering, as he …

As My Pastor Said It This Morning

Though I have discovered this long time ago, but as my pastor said it this morning, I will relate it to you. Genesis 8:5 – And the waters decreased continually until the tenth month: In the tenth month, on the first day of the month, were the tops of the mountains seen. This day, October …

Make a U-Turn

It’s not everybody that gets it right from the beginning. In fact, a high percentage of people don’t get it the first time. If you’re one of those people, and you are hesitating on what decision to take, no matter the number of years and a number of efforts you have put in, the best …

5 Do’s of An Achiever

This write-up is all about what you have known before, hence, it serves as a reminder to keep you going on the path of being an achiever. These are the five do’s an achiever must take into consideration and put his/her mind focus on every day of his/her life. Self-Motivation If you want to be …

The Mystery Blogger Award

Thanks to ‘respectmyselfblog’ who gave me the award a number of days ago, I’m sorry for not replying promptly. His blog is worth reading. This is the link to the post he used to nominate me. https://respectmyselfblog.wordpress.com/2017/08/27/you-like-me-you-truly-like-me/ About The Mystery Blogger Award This is an award for amazing bloggers with ingenious posts. Their blog not …

Eight Success Tips from Ezekiel 31

Tip 1 (Verse 1) – Divine Timing (Ecclesiastes 3:1) Tip 2 (Verse 4) – You can not make it by personal efforts alone. You need God and people, but mind this, don’t search for people that will help you. God will direct you to them or direct them to you (if you can trust God, …