Chapter 1

How to Create the Spark You Need for a Passion-Filled Life

Do you have a philosophy that shapes your life? I do. As a matter of fact, these days I never leave home without it. It is quite a simple one, actually:

There is nothing I cannot achieve.

Maybe it doesn’t sound that simple, but trust me, you will find that it is once you start living it for yourself. This philosophy is the driving force of my belief system, and it compels me to strive for excellence each and every day. Pursuing goals, both personal and professional, is key to my success. But this was not always so.

When I was younger, I had a tendency to focus on my academic career. I pursued my academic goals with zeal, but in my personal life, I lagged behind. As I matured, ...

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