Maximizing Life

with John R Buck

August 15, 2019

Studies say that if you hesitate as little as :30 seconds that the likelihood that you will talk yourself out of whatever it was you were considering increased by 60%. I don't know how true this is for you but I do know that it has definitely been true for a lot of...

May 21, 2018

In today’s “me me me” society, we seem to brandish this “I didn’t need help” thought as if it were some source of power that we draw strength. For most people this lie even has us convinced that if we were to actually ask for help, it will somehow make us look dependen...

May 21, 2018

Dreams are an important part of a healthy life. One result of not reaching for something greater is your enjoyment and excitement for life begins to die. You begin to loose imagination and creativity, encouragement for others and about your own life, you loose your ex...

May 16, 2018

If real change is going to happen in your life it must be done, or at least started as something that you can do relatively easy and see some result so that you will feel motivated to continue moving forward. Even making one, seemingly insignificant change, if done eve...

May 10, 2018

It is always easier to rationalize or cover up why we have or have not done something with a well rehearsed excuse. Most times when the subject comes up, we have spoken the excuse so many times that it just comes natural to say and even easier to believe. Try an exerci...

May 10, 2018

All "extra" work is worth every minute if the reward means enough to you. I then began to wonder how productive someone could be EVERY WEEK if every week they pretended to have something Big happening at the end of the week and all the weeks work needed t...