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Jim Rohn

Jim Rohn

Jim Rohn was a huge influence on me. I was introduced to his material by Parrish Taylor. Parrish always told me how important a mentor was in my life, and for a time, Parrish himself, was for me. But I really took to Jim’s work and his way with words.

Back in 2007 my work schedule at Chevron in San Ramon, Ca. allowed me the ability to spend my entire mornings in the gym. Farrah had the car, so I decided since the gym was only 3 miles away, I’d simply walk. So with my headset on and Rohn in the player, I walked. This was twice a day, sometimes more. I listened to his material several times, I memorized some of it.

Things started to become simple, fast.

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Eckhart Tolle

Eckhart Tolle is a German spiritual teacher. At 29 he went through a major inner transformation in his life, at that point he devoted the next few years of his life to understanding.

“Who you are is not what you did…Be the awareness not the conditioned pattern.”

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Ayurveda

Ayurveda literally means the “science of life”. (Ayur – Life, Veda – Science). It’s an ancient medical science which was developed in India thousands of years ago.

“Balance is emphasized, and suppressing natural urges is considered unhealthy and claimed to lead to illness. Ayurveda names three elemental substances, the doshas (called Vata, Pitta and Kapha), and states that a balance of the doshas results in health, while imbalance results in disease.”Continue reading