Posts Tagged ‘step’

“The married couple of 20 years is just a step away from financial disaster….

Millions of over-leveraged consumers – who can’t distinguish between a ‘want’ and a ‘need’, refuse to live within their means, require a certain standard of living, and use most of their available credit without knowing when or how they’ll pay it off – are a big credit risk. They live on the edge of default….

Inevitably, irresponsible lending always leads to a bust….  Credit-card debt is growing so fast, it’s even outpacing strong wage growth….

Trouble is brewing… It’s only a matter of time before this recklessness blows up.” -Bill McGilton

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“To be truly great, you have to leave your comfortable world and step into a world filled with chaos and terror and opportunity.” –James Altucher

Nothing Easy

Posted: March 31, 2018 in Thought for the Day
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"It’s about leaving something that isn’t working for you. Even if that means not 
knowing the next step.  There’s nothing easy about this." -James Altucher

“The will to do springs from the knowledge that we can do.  Doubt and fear are the great enemies of knowledge, and he who encourages them, who does not stay them, thwarts himself at every step.” -Jame Allen

“No matter how much faculty of idle seeing a man has, the step from knowing to doing is rarely taken.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Reflection involves not simply a sequence of ideas, but a consequence – a consecutive ordering in such a way that each determines the next as its proper outcome, while each in turn leans back on its predecessors.  The successive portions of the reflective thought grow out of one another and support one another; they do not come and go in a medley.  Each phase is a step from something to something – technically speaking, it is a term of thought.” -John Dewey

Step Away

Posted: March 28, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.” -J. Pierpont Morgan