A wise man is someone who knows how to convert obstacles into resources.
To control your life, control your mind. To control your mind, control your breath.
Innovation can start with wanting what does not yet exist – and finding a solution – or seeing what does not yet exist – and finding an opportunity.
Life will throw you curve balls, learn how to read the pitch.
When faced with obstacles, let your heart beat with courage and faith by focusing on the growing opportunities they bring.
The author gives an interesting naval etymology of the word “opportunity”. It referred to days in which sailing ships had to wait outside a port for the appropriate tide, which then was their chance until the next tide.
An opportunity, no matter how small it is, is still worth a golden chance. So take it or have regrets for the rest of your life.
Making time for what you really want to do can be a full-time job, but only if you allow it to be.
If you have made mistakes in life there’s always another chance with Cosmic Ordering.
Know this for sure: When you get the chance, go for it.