The disruptive world (IM 673)

We live in a disruptive world. Nothing here lasts long. One thing comes and then something else will overrule it. That’s how it works and has been working… Uber came and disrupted Taxi and many other transportation companies. Airbnb came and disrupted the big lobby of lodging and tourism companies. Similarly, crypto-currencies is on the…

The positive morning (IM 669)

It is very important to start morning with a positive vibes as it reflects the whole day. The weak morning will result to a weak day and strong and active morning will turn into very strong day. I always follow Marcus Aurelius quote every morning which goes,” The people I deal with today will be…

The “don’ts” (IM 668)

Don’t let pain stand in the way of your success and happiness. Don’t worry about looking good- worry instead about achieving your goals. Don’t confuse what you wish were true with what is actually true. Don’t focus on short-term instead go for long run.

Four rules for blissfulness (IM 667)

When in doubt and uncertainty, always take one small step. You don’t have to win every argument; stay true to yourself. Make peace with your past so that it will make your present pleasant. Don’t buy stuff you don’t need.

Accept the reality (IM 665)

We all have our own deep-seated needs, so we each have to decide for ourselves what success is. These needs turn into our dreams and they are very important because the pursuit of dreams is what gives life its flavor. Then comes the reality. Understanding, accepting and working with reality is practical and effective. Ignoring…

Who we are living for? (IM 664)

The answer to this question will bring everything into perspective. This answer will change the decision we make every single day. It is the powerful source of motivation that drives us towards our purpose. We know we all are living for ourselves. But why are we worrying of other people’s opinion? Why are we demotivated…

Feed your destiny (IM 663)

Don’t feed what you don’t want in your life. Water only the things you want. If you water weed instead of flowers, the flower soon dies while the weed grows.  Same follows in our life. So, feed your destiny. Feeding your destiny is always rewarding…

Progress (IM 662)

Ray Dalio in his book “Principles- life and work” said that pain is a signal that you need to find a solution so that you can progress. Reflecting well while you are in pain gives us the most important lessons needed for your growth and progress. Carl Jung once said,”Man need difficulties. They are necessary…

Predetermining execution (IM 660)

Predetermining execution is planning the action long before actually acting it. It is the psychological and mental process. In other words, it’s doing mental work before the physical work. We get 2 benefits when we predetermine execution: We become fearless as we’ve prepared well. Fearlessness enhances confidence which in turn develops trust finally resulting success….

Quotes from “The art of war by Sun Tzu” (IM 656)

“The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.” If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor…