Monthly Archives: February 2011
The more we try to be what others tell us we should be, the more we wear ourselves out. On the days I feel exhausted, I look back to see why. I find I had spent more time ensuring that those around me were pleased with who I am – that I was doing the … Continue reading
I come from a large Italian family; food was always at the center of all we did. For us, food was personal. And to be sure that we carried on this focus on food as we grew, my mother gave my 2 sisters, 3 brothers and me, an afternoon a week in the kitchen to … Continue reading
Greatness shows in your commitment to live to your word and to have integrity in the way you deal with others.
Ever notice how when you start to complain, you seem to bring out the complainer in someone else. A friend of the family is like this. Anytime someone shares a difficulty, illness or challenge, she has something more severe, more unlucky, or more unfortunate – as if suffering were a badge of honor. Her slogan … Continue reading
I just love this quote by Marianne Williamson: “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not … Continue reading
You are amazing…no, extraordinary! You have unique talents, strengths and passions – unique abilities that no one else has in exactly the same way. And you can use these abilities to go out and live a great life. But so many of us choose not to live our greatness. We stay sheltered, afraid to be … Continue reading
Jay: Thank you for the Greatness Zone. I recently attended your seminar in Lauderdale Lakes, Florida,where I experienced immediate gratification through your presentation; that it is perfectly acceptable to be self-motivated and to pursue and find true success and enjoyment by the things you are passionate about and that the World awaits those who dare … Continue reading