Jay Z is interviewed with Irv Gotti where he explains the inspiration behind the lyrics to Can I Live, a song from the album Reasonable Doubt
Henry Ford was one of the richest and well-known people in the whole world. He was known worldwide for his coined term Fordism, which promised modernity, high wages and cheap consumer goods. Ford’s innovations made him an international celebrity. He had a strong global vision and goal with consumerism as the most important aspect of business. He was extremely innovative especially in his many concepts to revolutionize business including putting a franchise system that put a dealership in every North American city and also in major cities on six continents
Not just a pretty face, but a truly inspiring actor who is humble and ambitious at the same time. He has given back in so many unique ways, and continues to impact the planet. His story is one for the books, making bold moves to get to where he is, and risking everything for his gut wrenching passion. Brad Pitt has done it all and continues to be a positive influence for others! Find out why..
The infamous Rocky speech to his son about not letting life throw you around. Stallone (father) states “it’s not about how hard you can hit, it’s about how hard you can get hit, and keep moving forward.” A powerful message and no matter how many times you’ve heard it, it still seems to give shivers!
Do you have to be selfish to be successful? The short answer, yes! but not the selfishness you’re thinking of. Not the kind of selfishness that makes people around you feel down and irritated, but being as selfish as you can be when it comes to feeling absolutely great, day in and day out
Alan Watts explains the importance of doing what you desire, and not working for money. “What makes you itch? What would you do if money were no object?” What do you want to do?”
“Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!”
- Joann Wolfgang von Goethe
“What’s the primary difference between winners and losers? The winners do it…. They do it, and do it, and do it, and do it, until the job gets done. And then they talk about how great it is to finally have achieved something unique.”
What do these 3 have in common? Well, all three of these visionaries’ ideas succeeded because of how well they executed. How did Steve Jobs come up with his innovative computer gadgets, or how did Mark Zuckerberg create Facebook? What about Richard Branson and his Virgin Empire? Were they born with great ideas or was it a mindset? Well let’s just say their wasn’t a drop of scarcity or disbelief in their attitude. They had the right dose of passion for what they did, and they certainly found the solutions to problems that most humans faced prior to their concept. If you have a business idea and are unsure of whether it will succeed or not, read and learn from these 3 visionary entrepreneurs and see what elements are essential for your idea and you to succeed
Curtis Jackson, AKA 50 Cent, known for his gritty lyrics and bold decision making skills that have helped him amass millions, in fact, he is one of the highest selling rappers of all time. From his street-life beginnings, 50 rose to fame by having no fear, and doing whatever it took
Manny was born in poverty and then his father eloped leaving him as the man of the house. He eventually made a big sacrifice, leaving his mom and home for a better future of being a boxer. Find out how the Pac-man reached the top by risking it all and never giving up..
Steven Spielberg is perhaps Hollywood’s most influential director. His inspiration for filmmaking came when he was only a preteen where he would create adventure films with an amateur 8mm and charged admission too. This was the first move to following his destiny..
Babe Ruth, the legend of baseball was a man who was not afraid to face fears and break limits. He was honored for his courage and attitude. Although his mother past away when he was a teenage and his father sent him to an orphanage, Ruth never let his surroundings determine his future. “Yesterday’s home runs don’t win today’s games.”
“Anything is possible if you’ve got enough nerve.”
Michael started the Dell empire with $1000.00 and an innovative business idea: to sell directly to the customer, rather than going through a third party to sell his products. Executing this dream led him to becoming one of the wealthiest in the world and a huge helping hand to world causes too
The Derek Jeter RE2PECT video,(a jordan brand ad) is truly awe inspiring, featuring famous celebrities including Jay Z, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods tipping their hats
Sir Ken Robinson makes an excellent case about the education system and how it should be built around creativity as opposed to building robots. This speech is paired with engaging animation from RSA. A brilliant video that puts 2 masterpieces together – A must see!
Having an obsession of wanting to control everything is like a disease, it can stress you out, and it will almost always lead to you being a lonely, unsuccessful person. Being in control is just an illusion, it doesn’t really exist, and it’s just a feeling that you feel when things are going the way you want them to go based on your ego
The German team give us a great indication that their passion, ambition and confidence were a key factor to their victorious win. From these powerful statements and wise words, we can conclude that the Germans were destined to be World Champions in Brazil 2014
Have you ever heard the saying “money can’t buy happiness?” This saying can actually be limiting you from making more money. Believing in such sayings is a poor way of feeling better about yourself if you don’t have the money you wish you’d accumulate
My friend, the panda will never fulfill his destiny, nor you yours until you let go of the illusion of control. Illusion? Yes. Look at this tree, I cannot make it blossom when it suits me nor make it bear fruit before its time
Studies suggest that you’re the average of the 5 people you hang around with most. If this is true, are the friends you hang out with regularly, really the people you aspire to be like?
“The picture you have in your own mind of what you’re about will come true. It’s a kind of a thing you have to keep to your own self, it’s a fragile feeling.”
A deep desire for performing: This fan fave has been staying true to himself since a kid, following his instincts, not following the trends, and fighting for what he strongly believes in! Find out HOW Leo became the mega star he is today