Have you ever heard a similar expression "Be careful what you wish for?" If you have heard it, have you ever asked "Why?" I believe that the caution in the old expression is intended to help people realize that they often don't know what they really want. But, I prefer the wisdom of Rumi. "What … Continue reading What You Seek is Seeking You
"A few people said it was borderline child abuse that my parents had me continue wrestling after I lost my first 35 matches. Less than a decade later, [those same people], were saying I was unfairly advantaged. My sisters cried after reading comments about how it would take 20 seconds for me to become the … Continue reading The Amazing Kyle Maynard on Not Quitting
This is a tribute to all of you who are in the ring, in the FIRE, battling violently against self doubt, against worthless opposition, drama, and sideline loud mouths.
That 6 year old wakes up every day without a parent there to hold them.
Jesus and I sat on a bench like this...one time. Long time ago. I thanked him. Out loud. Followed by a few moments of silence. Of reflection. Memories. This Life. Love. The concept. The idea. The feeling. I remembered being a kid. Laughing endlessly. Loving unconditionally. Living freely. I told him how happy I was. … Continue reading That time with Jesus…
It's a different standard. A new definition of success.
I know!!! - "Who cares?" Well, something interesting happened. Both embarrassing and liberating at the same time. I wrote her a letter inside a card. Outlining a couple of key points: Our memories created How much I love our family Her amazingness Blah. Card was done. Points were noted. One last thing and back to … Continue reading My Girlfriend is 30
I am envious of this up and coming generation Drinking no longer seems to be cool Fitness and health are top priority It's life adventure over possession Experiences over big houses and debt defining cars It's all about chasing freedom And finding fulfillment Sure, there are still A holes And pampered babies But the cool … Continue reading Learning How to Live
It's everywhere and it's free. It's also insanely stupid. Of course money is great, but we all need something far greater in power than money. We need absolute optimization. We need vitality. We need love. We need to feel needed. We need to gain the right insights to unlock the chains that are wrapped around … Continue reading Have you seen the Billionaire manual?
The Chad Shipley Show is up and running. I've done 4 short podcast episodes thus far and am having a blast doing it. They range from 7-15 minutes and are focused on critical insights that I have pulled from amazing content / thought leaders, or developed myself. If you do not have iOS, you can search … Continue reading The Chad Shipley Show