Have you ever thought of what you really want to be in life and the possible steps you need to achieve this goal? It is not about where we come from but were we are going to. The one major problem we have is our thinking and we have not been able to set our thinking straight and this has been a major limiting factor to achieving our desired goal. we keep relying on other people thinking it will take to where we want to be which is very wrong “our thinking” .we have the best gadget on earth; our eye is the best camera, our brains are the best operating system and best storage device and our minds the best analyzing device ever made but yet we don’t utilize these gifts.
“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.”
Have you ever asked yourself about most people we celebrate; most of their starts were not good and they knew where they were going and this one kept them moving, they were never discouraged. Most of this celebrities are;
“Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. Francis of Assisi”
Olamide was born in Bariga, Lagos State. He started his career at a tender age. Roughly a year into his professional music career, Olamide became a household name. Eni Duro, armed with only his pen and paper, the 300 level mass communication part-time student of Tai Solarin University then in 2011 released what was without a doubt an outstanding debut album,titled RapSoDi. Olamide’s 1st album contained 16 tracks. Sometime in 2000, Olamide decided he would like to pursue a career in music. When asked why music, the fast rising Rap Artiste said “I found out I was gifted in it so I had to explore it, it’s my life, my hustle, my world”. In 2010, fresh faced Olamide performed on arguably the biggest stage in the Nigerian Music scene; “The Hip Hop World Awards”
“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.
You may consider the first and only (to date) African-American woman to win an Academy Award for Best Actress in a leading role as being synonymous with fame, influence, wealth, and sex appeal. Nevertheless for Halle Berry life hasn’t always been easy.
Two failed marriages, a few bad relationships, and a suicide attempt might sound bad enough but Halle spent some time being homeless at the beginning of her acting career as well. However, Halle confessed during an interview with Reader’s Digest that this experience made her stronger and taught her how to live through any situation, even if that meant she had to spend a few nights in a public shelter.
“If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. Milton Berle”
Tom Cruise was born in 1962 in Syracuse, New York. His father was an electrical engineer and his mother was a special education teacher. His father was also dominant and abusive, and the family was very poor. At a young age, Cruise became interested in theater and took part in plays at school. At age 11, his mother left his father and his father died of cancer later that year. At some points in his teenage years, Tom’s mother was working four jobs to support her four children. Tom dropped out of high school his senior year in order to pursue acting. In 1983, Tom appeared in the films The Outsiders, Risky Business and All the Right Moves. His role in Top Gun in 1986, fortified him as a Hollywood star. Tom Cruise is now worth an estimated $500 million.
“We know what we are, but know not what we may be. William Shakespeare”
In which category do you fall into; do you fall into the category of those who imagine, those who always want to become, those who think but don’t act, those who think but act in the wrong direction due to wrong advise or those who think straight an build opportunities for theselves.
“In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can. Nikos Kazantzakis”