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Stop Listening to Those Who are Selling You Failure

I guarantee that someone in your life has told you to give up, to not try, to take the easy path. Someone has told you that you are not good enough, not strong enough, not smart enough.

Whether it's your parents, your friends or your enemies, there is no shortage of people in life who will tell you to not go after your goals because THEY don't think you will make it. What do you think?

If you feel something inside you urging you toward greatness, listen to that. That voice inside you that tells you to reach for the stars knows you better than anyone else and knows what you can accomplish.

Why would you listen to someone who doesn't know you as well as you know yourself? People who tell you that you will fail are not basing their assessment on you but on themselves. Fear of failure is what holds people back, and unfortunately, they project it onto others.

This projection comes in two varieties. There are those who care about you and don't want to see you fall. Their m…
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Can you make money on HQ Trivia?

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How much can I make on HQ Trivia?

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Who Do You Inspire?

People Often ask "Who or what inspires you?"

I think they are asking the question backwards. Ask yourself "Who and what do I inspire?"

Inspiration of self is the basis of motivation. Of course it is important to be motivated to work, pursue and achieve, but it is at least as important to inspire and motivate others. All pursuits of success involve a community. You cannot make a career in sales without customers, you can't be a successful writer without readers.

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The Secret to My Success: The One Insane Thing I Did to Make a Career as a Writer

Online writing...How I got Started

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