That Little Extra.
by Peter Lawson 1/15/2008 / Christian Living
"You are completely responsible for everything you are and for everything
you become or achieve" - Brain Tracy.
Happy new year, readers. welcome to 2008-my place of greatness. whether it
will be great for you or not,whether you will succeed or fail in 2008 is
largely determined by how much responsibility you attach to the things you
Situations will arise but you have got to be smart.its not the things that
happens that hurts but how we respond to them.'experience is not what
happens to a man but what a man does with what happens to him"-thomas
hardy. Greatness is not a function of being special but a function of
making continous committments to that little extra.
EQUALITY STILL EXISTS.
Everyone ever given birth to had the same resources at thier disposal,
which includes time-no one has extra time.the ability to put that little
extra (into your time) makes a whole lot of difference.while others were
sleeping and enjoy pleasurable activities, you were burning out your night
oil and getting busi'ness. it was henry Ford who said "it has been my
observation that most people get ahead during the momments others waste
At christmas, we learnt two most espository lessons: 1) starting small, 2)
the act of giving or sharing. isnt it amazing that a king was born in a
manger and yet it didnt affect his visions in life. God proved his love
for us by giving his son, how have you proven yours?
I want to encourage you today to start something-is it a
school,trade,vocation,business,ectetera. just start with what you have no
matter how small and continue to add that little extra-give in your
best-and watch how your life will tremendously improve and increase by
MY LAST WORDS.
start small,put that little extra but don't stay small. "a little folding
of the arms to sleep...so shall thy poverty come" - king Solomon. don't
wait for the right time it may never come, remenber hardwork has never
killed anybody but poverty has...see you at the top.
Peter Lawson is a motivational orator,author,poet,presenter and business coach. he is also the ceo of LE PARAGONS WORLDWIDE(a business/human development company) They are also the publishers of Focusright magazine.