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Summer Success Series: Failure Isn’t Final!

Missed me?  Hope you enjoyed your 4th of July weekend!  Let’s jump back into our Summer Success Series with a very important topic … FAILURE!

A friend of mine who’s considering getting involved with my networking business asked me a question this weekend,

“What does the average person make in your business?”

And he was shocked by my answer …. “NOTHING!”

I explained that Average People come into the business with Average People Habits and Average People Work Ethic and Average People Dedication.   This makes them do Average People Things — in spite of the fact that they’re receiving direction from Above Average coaches.

So as soon as they experience a “failure” — a setback, someone says no — or worse, gives them a hard time — what do they do?  They Quit!

Unfortunately, this is true on a widespread basis.   For the masses, Failure is indeed Final.    They’ll step out and give their own achievement one half-hearted try, experience failure, and pull back into their shell like a turtle.

Don’t wanna be “Average”?   Know in your heart and soul that you’ve got GREATNESS welling up inside you?   Ready to break out and truly be ALL that you can be?

Here are some quick words of wisdom:

‘Successful Millionaires have had on average 10 Failed Businesses on their way to Ultimate Success…’ — Rich Dad  (Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Poor Dad)

Ok, so you don’t actually have to fail 10 times.    You just have to be willing to.  You can’t be willing to succeed ONLY IF IT’S EASY!   You’ve gotta be willing to walk the tough road.   Like a woman who wants to joy of motherhood, you have to be willing to go through 9 months of pregnancy!  After all …

“…throughout human history, The Promised Land has ALWAYS been on the OTHER side of the Wilderness!” — Richard Flint

There’s no Success without Struggle, people.   It’s part of what makes the success SWEET!   You won’t win ALL of the battles on the way to your ultimate victory.   But as long as you keep getting back up, you have another shot at the BIG WIN!

If you follow me on Facebook, you saw this yesterday…

“Greatness lives on the edge of Destruction.” — Will Smith, on Oprah

Exactly, Will!   There’s no Reward without the Risk! You’ve gotta put it out there — put yourself out there — in order to achieve the reward worth having!

The late great, Jim Rohn, cracks me up when he says if you run down an empty football field and cross the goal line, THAT’S NOT A TOUCHDOWN! Like Jim says, “You’ve gotta have the 300 Pounders” trying to squash you in order for it to mean something!

It’s only when you’ve put it all out there … stepped out of your comfort zone … risked it all … and stayed in the game despite failures … that you can score life’s biggest victories!

So if you’ve scraped your knees and been knocked down on the battlefield of life …

… GET UP! 

Failure isn’t Final unless you decide that it is.

You’ve got Greatness in you!  Keep pressing on toward your dream and let’s realize that Greatness together!



5-Month Update: It’s been 5 months since we started our new business and it’s turned out to be everything we expected and more.   We’ve got all sorts of people winning at different levels.   Like my friend, Junelle — a 79-year old grandma in Farm Country, Texas — who’s earned $10,000+ in her first 4 months.

Want more info on what we’re doing?

Post a reply to this article or hit me at 347-668-9484 or tgray@terrencedgray.com.



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Summer Success Series: No Limits!

Went for my morning walk today and it was pretty eventful.   Spent the first 15 minutes coaching my Summer Success Camp group — awesome people!   The group is growing and the excitement is building.  Summer success is imminent.

I spent the entire walk battling Texas Mosquitoes!   Big as 747s!   They have FANGS!  Tenacious — like flying pit bulls!

The rest of the time was spent with my precious iPod — and today’s selection by Richard Flint was a major blessing.

Limitations — restrictions — are self-imposed and block our creativity.

Most people have designed their lives to avoid facing themselves.   Then they blame others for what they are not.  They deny responsibility for what really is.  They get upset with what’s not going right — but won’t stop to understand that they have been working against themselves.

Wow, Richard!   Tough pills to swallow so early in the morning.   Tough but true.   By the way, Richard touched on this also:

“Most people want honesty — as long as it’s not honest!”

Ready for the truth?



Yep.  We fully use that power to choose either to succeed to our full capacity.  Or to live within self-imposed limitations. 

It’s so important that we “listen” to ourselves and put ourselves in check.   Be careful when you start talking about your “Can’t Do’s”, “Won’t Do’s”, and “Don’t Do’s”.  You just might be painting that box for you to live in so that you don’t have to “face” yourself.

Each of us has talents — God gave ’em to us all.   Just don’t be afraid to use yours.   Are you “playing it safe”  or “playing to win”?

The seed of greatness has been planted in you — let it grow wild and free!

This Summer, I’m issuing the challenge — WIN BIG!  No Limits!



Note:   I personally believe that it’s a leader’s responsibility to provide an environment where people can succeed.  My partners and I have made that commitment and have been providing that environment for years.   The success stories are great.   And we’re helping many right now to realize their highest levels of achievement ever.

If you’ve been looking for a place where you can get the knowledge you need to succeed, access quality coaching with integrity, and have a genuine opportunity to win — we need to talk right away.

You can contact me at 347-668-9484 or tgray@terrencedgray.com.

You can also see the vehicle that we’re using to create success and empowerment here http://tgray.itsthiseasy.biz/cp/2


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