This Is The Key Ingredient Behind Desire [Video] #5MinMotivation

We all have desires and dreams.  What makes one person achieve their dream while another person falls short?  It is not always a lack of talent or experience.  In fact, we often see people promoted into positions or achieving results with half the experience of others.  Is it desire?  No, that will only take you so far.

 

This week, I share a YouTube video created by Mateusz M called, “Desire”.  It shares speeches from two speakers, Eric Thomas and Les Brown.

 

It starts off with a story of the Lion and Gazelle.  When the Gazelle is being chased, he can quickly outrun the lion.  What happens when the Gazelle is no longer being chased?  He does nothing.  He needs that external motivation to keep going.

 

Are you a lion, or a gazelle?

 

This Video Shares the Key Ingredient Behind DESIRE

 

Why do you do what you do?  What’s your motive?  What moves you and drives you?

 

Find that something within that drives you.

Find that something within that moves you.

When you find your why, you find a way to make it happen.

The time for wishing is past, now is the time for doing.

 

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“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain

 

Don’t quit doing the process.

Champions keep going when there is nothing left in their tanks.

When you have nothing left, that is when it’s SHOWTIME.

So I ask you, “What do you intend to do now?”

 

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“It’s your place in the world; it’s your life.  Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.” – Mae Jemison

 

 

Our lives can get pretty hectic and it can be easy to get lost in our actions. When we are so focused on what is ahead, we forget to pause, reflect and find ways to energize our minds. These 5-minute motivation posts are meant to give you that recharge. The goal is to give you a 5-minute Vitamin for your mind through quotes, posts and videos. It is also meant to challenge your thinking and inspire you to take action.

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Elita Torres

I have over 20 years experience as a leader, first as a General Manager for several Big Box retailers with over 100 employees, then as a district manager overseeing an average of 23 stores. Currently, I am a Sales Director overseeing 4 Districts. My passion for leadership and personal development has led me to share my journey in a Blog. Find out more on http://www.leadgrowdevelop.com/about/