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It Starts With Passion: Do What You Love and Love What You Do by Keith Abraham

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It is not what or how or when or where that is important. What really matters is WHY you want to do something in your life or seek to achieve a goal. The premise of this book, the foundation for a great life, rests on this quote:

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When you are clear on why you want to do something, you will find how to do it or often, in some strange and mysterious way, the how will find you. You will meet a person who knows a person, or you will read an article that gives you an idea about how to achieve your goal.

The challenge is that most of us don’t start with the why; we start with WHAT we want — and all too often we stop at the what. We don’t progress any further or even go after a lot of whats. The challenge is that after some time our soul and spirit require that we pursue what is meaningful and what really matters to us.

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Think of it like this. When you were a kid leaving school or a young adult at university, everyone would ask you, ‘So what type of job do you want? What are you going to do now? What career are you going to pursue?’ Later in life, when you are employed or pursuing your ...

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