“For he today, that sheds his blood with me, shall always be my brother.” – Shakespeare
The outcome isn’t the goal. Your output is.
If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth or power, But for an eye that sees the possible. Soren Kierkegaard One can learn a tremendous amount from failure. And even more from success. When a wrestler with a 50-1 record is introduced, what […]
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
The power of the magic begins with the audacity to believe you can and will accomplish your biggest dream.
I was extremely fortunate on that dreaded day. Evil plowed into so many lives on a day the sky was so blue. I vividly remember the beauty of the sky on that day. I also remember asking myself a few minutes later: “Why does God let bad things […]
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.
Arete It is about looking into your own soul and not only discovering what it is that can make you great, but also identifying the source of that greatness and activating it every single day of your life. It’s the well you draw from when there is no […]
William Floyd Wrestling Awards Night speech.
Six years ago today I started to write.
And it has been one of the most fulfilling actions I have taken in all my life.