Category: NLY Weekly Unpack

On Keeping an Open Heart.

“Do not let anything that happens in life be important enough that you are willing to close your heart over it.” – Michael A. Singer This week’s quote is from best selling author, hippy and accidental entrepreneur Michael A. Singer on keeping an open heart. A friend recently introduced me to Singer’s first book, called The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself – which surprisingly, as someone […]

On Quality Questions.

“Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers.” – Tony Robbins Welcome to this weeks Unpack, I hope you’ve had a great week! Today’s quote is from American coach, author and motivational speaker Tony Robbins, about the quality of our questions. How are your questioning skills? Do you find yourself […]

On Being Calm

“Learn to be calm and you will always be happy.” – Paramhansa Yogananda Welcome to this weeks Unpack! Today’s quote is from Indian monk, yogi and guru Paramhansa Yogananda on the relationship between being calm and being happy. Have you noticed that when you are calm you are more able to feel happy and in […]

On Moving Forward.

“There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt Welcome to a new Unpack, I hope you’ve had a great week. Our topic today is this quote from former US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Do you suffer from analysis paralysis? Where you can’t figure out the “right” […]

On Having a Closed Mind.

“The most expensive thing you can own is a closed mind.” – Mike Chavez Welcome to this week’s Unpack. Our topic today is this quote attributed to Mike Chavez (although I can’t find an actual source so not sure where his name came from!). Have you ever considered the cost of having a closed mind? Experiences you […]

On Sacrifice.

“Great success requires greater sacrifice.” – Sachin Prabhu Welcome to this week’s Unpack. Our topic today is this quote on sacrifice, attributed to Sachin Prabhu. What are you willing to sacrifice to achieve what you want? For many of us, the answer is “not much”. We are content to spend our time and money on things […]

On Owning Your Story.

“If you own this story you get to write the ending.” – Brené Brown Today’s quote is from American professor and researcher Brené Brown. Are there parts of your life that you do your best to hide from the world? Most of us have them. We hold onto things that we feel ashamed of, so we can […]

On Learning a New Way To Think.

“You must learn a new way to think before you can master a new way to be.” – Marianne Williamson Welcome to a new Unpack! Today’s quote is from American author Marianne Williamson on the necessity to change our thinking before we can change our being. Have you ever tried to reinvent yourself? Maybe you […]

On Expectation.

“If I expect nothing of you, it will be far easier to forgive your offenses than if I place my whole world in your hands.” – Richelle E. Goodrich Welcome to this week’s Unpack! Today’s quote is on expectations, from American author and novelist Richelle E. Goodrich. Do expectations get you into trouble? I think most […]

On Desire.

“The starting point of all achievement is desire.” – Napoleon Hill Time for another Unpack! Our quote today is from American self help author Napoleon Hill. If you think back to everything your achieved in your life, right back to when you decided to do something, you’ll see that desire is what started the ball rolling. […]