Tag Archives: John Maxwell

September 3 – The power of hope.

September 3. “When there is no hope in the future there is no power in the present.” (John Maxwell) In my life I have faced many difficult challenges. I have found myself feeling sad, angry, frustrated, depressed and scared. I … Continue reading

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August 7 – Facts, Problems and Opportunities

August 7. “A problem is something that can be solved. A fact is something that must be accepted.” (John Maxwell) Reading this quote today also makes me think of the serenity prayer: God grand me the Serenity to accept the … Continue reading

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July 13 – Becoming a better leader

June 13. “A great leader’s courage to fulfill his vision comes from passion, not position.” (John Maxwell). When I was reading this quote, but before I got to the attribution, I was thinking of John Maxwell and his books. If … Continue reading

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April 22 – Fear, rejection and failure

“The fear of rejection or failure creates inaction.” (John Maxwell) No one wants to fail at things they do, and even fewer want to suffer rejection. Rejection is a specific kind of failure because it requires that another person actively … Continue reading

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February 25 – Governing temper

“If a person doesn’t govern his temper, his temper will govern him.” (John Maxwell) I have a temper. At times in my life it has been quite a fiery temper, and has gotten me into some trouble. As it turns … Continue reading

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