Only You Can Stop You

Vincent Egoro

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In the journey towards success in life I have discovered that more often than not there are more people who will try to stop you than aid you, even from among our family and friends. And if we give in to their words and pressures, we give them the power to control our lives. So no matter what stage you are in the pursuit of your dreams, remember this; your success or failure…boils down to you, and no one else.

There are people who will discourage you if you set ambitious goals, but never you mind them because, without goals there can be no achievement. There are people who will frown upon you as you seek a better life, but keep seeking because it is essential that all of us find our true place if happiness is to be found. There are those who will laugh and ridicule you…

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Why Can’t We Be Friends

Lead us from the Unreal to the Real

Do you find it easy to make new friends? Tell us how you’ve mastered the art of befriending a new person.

Most people would say that the easiest way to make friends is to be yourself. I disagree. I think that the easiest and most efficient way to make new friends is to be nice and not be an asshole. The being yourself comes later. No one is going to like you right off the bat if you’re rude to them or make them feel bad about themselves. Just be nice. It’s that simple.

I quote one of my favorite actors, Darren Criss, and say:

Be-nice-to-people

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