All “Wrestling Rules for Life” pre-orders have been signed, numbered and mailed. I just want to thank you for your patience and support. Hemingway said, “There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down and bleed.” I lost some blood on this one. http://www.johnapassarostore.com
Impossible odds Set the stage For amazing miracles. Jentezen Franklin Never let the odds be a deterrent to the achievement of your dream. As the odds are just other people’s success rate at what you are looking to accomplish yourself. They are not your odds. Understand many others […]
Is “your dream” more important to someone else than it is to you?
If it is, I hate to tell you it is not your dream.
It is theirs.
If you want to emulate a successful wrestler, emulate the fact that they used their body type to their maximum advantage and developed a style that was unique to their own.
Do the same.
Your lifestyle must protect the three most valuable areas in your life; your mind, your body, and your spirit.
A Wrestling Life.
An Academic Life.
A Social Life.
As a wrestler, you get to choose 2 of the 3.
You can choose any 2, but never 3.
Like every coach, parent or any other person who has ever attempted to shake some sense into the wrestler during a semi-slide knows, witnessing a semi-slide is one of the most helpless feelings one could ever experience in the sport.
John, I’m watching you about to sit down on that couch, this is hard. Even for me and I’ve been through it. That foreboding feeling which has been gnawing at your soul for some time now is actually my indecisiveness of whether I should tell you, or not. […]
Decide not to be a product of your environment, commit to having your environment to be a product of you.
One of the greatest lessons I have learned from the sport of wrestling is that the outcome isn’t the goal.
Your output is.
You can’t control the outcome.
You can control your output.