The Power of the Introvert

“Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.” ~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Whenever the Introverted Millennial feels defeated, they may grieve for the moment. Perhaps the situation may seem like the end of the world, the emotional and mental pain be heavy. The heart-break…

The Power of the Spoken Word

Life is a hard battle anyway. If we laugh and sing a little as we fight the good fight of freedom, it makes it all go easier. I will not allow my life’s light to be determined by the darkness around me. ~ Sojourner Truth Whenever the darkness comes in life, the emotions swing low,…

Allow Yourself to Move Forward Through the Struggle Introverts

“I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.” ― Frederick Douglass There are various times in life we will be deceptive to ourselves, and deceptive to other individuals out of fear of ridicule, prejudice, judgment,…

75.1 Flavors of Emotion in the Millennial Generation

When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion. ~ Dale Carnegie In society from an early age, Introverted Millennials have been taught to suppress their emotions. This is never healthy to be told all your life, it’s unhealthy to feel whatever your feeling. Culture supports the…

Pensive Thoughts of the Introverted Millennial

We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves. ~ Buddha An Introverted Millennial can be pensive. Lost in their own inner rich world, there’s times the Introverted Millennial can be carried away in deep thought. Often, they may be…

Bashful Introverted Millennials

In periods of rapid personal change, we pass through life as though we are spell cast. We speak in sentences that end before finishing. We sleep heavily because we need to ask so many questions as we dream alone. We bump into others and feel bashful at recognizing souls so similar to ourselves. ~ Douglas…

Self-Discipline and Short-term Pain

“Self-discipline is often disguised as short-term pain, which often leads to long-term gains. The mistake many of us make is the need and want for short-term gains (immediate gratification), which often leads to long-term pain.” ― Charles F. Glassman Self-discipline is key in succeeding in life. Various times Introverted Millennials may be faced in life…

Emotional & Mental Hockey Time in the Millennial World

Growing up on the shores of Western Michigan, I attended a lot of hockey games. Through the years, I observed some of the greatest hockey players be slammed against the boards, slide across the ice, be high checked, wiped out, move through the obstacles, maneuver in and out of their opponents, jump over their defense,…

Why Millennials Should Wait For Marriage

“Any mature, spiritually sensitive view of marriage must be built on the foundation of mature love rather than romanticism. But this immediately casts us into a countercultural pursuit.” ― Gary L. Thomas Why Millennials have it right by waiting for Marriage? It takes seven to ten years for the masculine and feminine to become whole…

Marriage is an Investment

It is pure illusion to think that an opinion that passes down from century to century, from generation to generation, may not be entirely false. ~ Pierre Bayle In life, everyone must learn to break through the illusions. Illusion comes in many forms, shapes, and sizes. In our younger years, we take everything at face…

Self-discipline is Inner Motivation

We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.  ~ Jesse Owens Self-discipline is inner motivation to make the changes you desire in life. The external world will never give you the inner drive to move forward and overcome your…

Face the Oppositions in Your Life

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. ~ Albert Einstein The hardships of life build character. Find the courage inside to reach your greatness. Stop looking outside of yourself for validation. Validate yourself. Approve of yourself. Courage is reaching deep within yourself and pushing yourself through every fear which comes your way….