|Unleash the greatness within you|
“ Compared to what we ought to be, we are only half-awake, our fires are dampened and our drafts are checked, we are only making use of a small part of our physical and mental resources." William James, notable American philosopher and Psychologist.
“If you accept the philosophy of a man which is the rationalization for his own failure,” said a great author, “then you are a failure.”
Gani Fahinmi-Human right
Mohammed Ali- Boxing
Nelson Mandela-Human right
Jesus Christ –Salvation of humanity
Lionel Messi- Football
Sam adeyemi- Human potential development
Don jazzy- Music
Wole Soyinka- poetry, drama and writing.
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One thing that is common among them is that, they don’t do what the majority do; settling down to work for a company to earn a living for the whole of their life. They found what they are passionate about, they do what they love doing, put in their best efforts and consequently became great and end up being heroes to the poor souls who consciously or unconsciously chose to live like every other person. At the beginning of their career many of them were seen as mad men, but as they progress and persist, their choice to live a great life started yielding results. They did not only become rich, they also ended up etching their names on the sand of time. Even young kids are familiar with their names.
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and things that are important to you such as human right, chastity, protecting animals, justice, helping people to build healthy relationship, motivating people and so on. Choose the one that you are most passionate about, develop yourself in that area. Practice as much as you can, determine to be an expert in that area and study how to make money doing it. Devote your time to doing it, over time the world will start celebrating you for that. That is what the heroes did, that brought them greatness. YOU ONLY NEED TO BE HIGHLY SUCCESSFUL IN ONE AREA OF HUMAN ENDEAVOUR TO BE GREAT.
Above all REFUSE TO ACCEPT ANY FORM OF EXCUSE AS A REASON TO LIVE A MEDIOCRE LIFE. Strive hard to be the best. Harness all your physical, mental and spiritual resources. Be determined and never give in to discouragement. Be willing to fail over and over again. As you do all these, one day you will become relevant to your world.
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