It seems longer think we have, longer we put off living life we see in our heads.
You know what I'm talking about. The way you wish things were. Not that you want everything to change, just a few areas of your life. And because you feel like you've got some time to kill, you'll get to it -
I know where you think I'm going, and I also know you've heard it all before: seize day, make most of it, live life to its fullest, and on and on. But that's problem. You've heard it all before. These ideas have lost their impact and have become cliche.
Luckily, that's not my thing.
I'm not about to tell you to live it up and then walk away thinking all your problems will be solved.
No, answer isn't a catchy saying. The real answers wake something up inside you. They hit a chord and make you think. That's what I want to give you today. A story that wakes you up to truth.
HEARD OF THESE TUNES? Here's problem: We think we have forever and a day to do things we want to do.
Here's truth: We only have a sliver of time to put together a great life and need to get moving today.
And here is today's solution: The story of Bobby Darin.
If you haven't heard of man, I know you've heard his songs. Among his many hits are Mack Knife, Beyond Sea, Dream Lover, and Splish Splash.
In span of only seven years, Darin had several top ten hit songs, was nominated for four Grammy Awards (winning two), nominated for four Golden Globes (winning one), and even nominated for an Oscar.
In a word, he was driven.
So what was his secret?
THE TRUTH THAT DRIVE HIM TO TRIUMPH All his life, Darin suffered from a heart condition that developed from a childhood illness.