This past Monday night, Le’Veon Bell scored a Touchdown against the San Diego Chargers with time running out to win the football game. Mike Tomlin, the Pittsburgh Steeler coach decided with five seconds left not to be a prisoner of his fears and
THEY WENT FOR IT
Can you imagine how much he. . .they. . .would have been ridiculed if they wouldn’t have made the touchdown when they could have easily have tied the score and gone to overtime and taken their chances. . . ?
W A I T . . .
You’re not thinking this is about some football story, do you?
It’s about Me. . .it’s about You. . . .
When’s the last time
YOU WENT FOR IT ?
I remember when I was playing T-ball. . .
I was about 6 or 7 and I overheard my grandfather talking to maybe my parents or some other family members after one of my games and he said something about T-ball isn’t really baseball and all that I had to do is keep running after I hit the ball because no one could make a good enough throw to get me out. . . .
He was right. . .the only way that anyone could ever get me out, whether I hit the baseball out of the infield or not, was just keep running and only a perfect throw. . .a flawless play could ever get me off the bases.
I can’t remember many times when I just kept running. . .
WHEN I WENT FOR IT
that I got thrown out. . . .
THE LESSON :
When you go for it,
the pressure is more on somebody else more than yourself. . .
. . .you’re the real
S O M E B O D Y E L S E
It’s how I ran 8 marathons,
It’s how I self-published RE-MEMBER–A MEMORY BOOK and THE CANDLE MAKER,
It’s how I’ve become a Professional Speaker in the National Speakers Association,
It’s how when I full-steam-ahead-never-look-back-never-say-quit-don’t-take-no-for-an-option-went-for-it
I N E V E R F A I L E D. . .
E V E R . . . .
So. . .seriously. . .
when was the last time you
all-out-chips-in-the-middle-of-the-table-went for it?
When was the last time
more than you
FEAR FAILURE ?
If you can’t can’t remember
or even if you can recall. . .
it’s been since you were 6 or 7
or just a few moments ago. . .
Pssssssssst of the Day:
IT’S TOO LONG
Hmmmmm of the Day:
IT DOESN’T HAVE TO BE !
Round the Bases. . .don’t stop. . .
GO FOR HOME
DISCLAIMER: EVEN THOUGH I KNOW THIS. . .KNOW THAT I KNOW THIS. . .BET MY LIFE THAT I KNOW THIS. . .FOR THE LIFE OF ME. . .I ACT LIKE I DON’T KNOW THIS !