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Hard times arouse an instinctive desire for authenticity.
-Coco Chanel

Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed on an equal or greater benefit.
- Napoleon Hill

Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity.
- Og Mandino

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

Lay Your Foundation


A DOSE OF POWER LIVING®: Lay Your Foundation – As rabbi and author Sidney Greenberg said: “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.”


Perseverence Wins

PERSEVERANCE. Are you a “finisher”? How do you remain focused and not let criticism and obstacles shut you down? After the devastating loss to Bobby Rush in his bid for Congress in 2000, Barack Obama could have given up his dream to break into national politics. The defeat weighed heavy on his ego…