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As children we many of us had the big dreams of what we will be when we grow up. NHL, NBA, MLB or NFL star, lawyer or any other high paying job.

Then for whatever reason we gave up on what we really wanted to be. Perhaps we listened to well meaning friends or family who told us this wouldn't work or get a real job, etc.

Sad when you think of what could have been and could be if you listen to the people who tell you that you can do it.

I remember listening to an audio about man who was interviewing former US president Ronald Reagan. he asked him how he achieved everything he did in his life.

And his answer was, there were people who told me I couldn't play football because I was too small. There were people who said it's not the size of the dog in the fight it's the size of the fight in the dog. If that's you're dream go for it. I (Reagan) became a football player because I listened to the people who told me I could do it.

When I said I wanted to become a sports caster there were those who said, sports casters come from big cities not small towns like this. And there were those who said if that's your dream you should go for it. I became a sports caster because I listened to the people who told me I could do it.

The same thing happened with his dream of becoming a movie star. He became a movie star because he listened to the people who told him he could do it.

When he wanted to become Governor of California and finally at the end of the interview he said that he just finished two terms as the President of the United States of America because I listened to the people who told me I could do it.

Regardless of what you think of President Reagan good or bad, it's hard to deny his many accomplishments. Not to denigrate you because you have never been the President or movie star or whatever, but perhaps you did not achieve the goals you wanted because you listened to the people who said you couldn't do it.

Internet marketing doesn't work, this business doesn't work or whatever.

So if things aren't where you want them in your life remember the lesson of Reagan's life, listen to the people who say you can do it. If something is your dream, you should go for it. Not to say that if you're over the age of 60 or 70 that you have a chance of being selected 1st over all in June's NHL entry draft.

But think about the things you want to do and stop thinking of them and do them. Remember today and always, make it a great day.


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