Nothing can take the place of persistence!

One of my favourite quotes is from Calvin Coolidge, the 30th President of the USA: “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated […]

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"11 Reasons Why You Will Never Succeed" By Gary Vurnum PART 5

REASON # 5 – You think that commuting time should be spent reading a newspaper or listening to the radio. If you commute to work, then you should be using your time more effectively. You could be wasting the equivalent of one day a week reading newspapers or listening to the radio, when you could […]

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Cartoon – Real Winners!

“The real winners in life are the people who look at every situation with an expectation that they can make it work or make it better.” Barbara Pletcher

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Visualize your way to Football/Soccer Success!

Visualize your way to Success! Here’s a cartoon I did for a client for a calendar on Football/Soccer Motivation… Here’s a few quotes that I found while researching…. “Visualize this thing that you want, see it, feel it, believe in it. Make your mental blue print, and begin to build.” – Robert Collier “People who […]

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Door of opportunity!

I cam across this quote today and found I had illustrated it years ago… When one door closes another door opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the ones which open for us. – Alexander Graham Bell

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Taking Action! Quotes

Here are some of my ‘action’ quotes – hope you like them and the cartoon!? Well done is better than well said. – Benjamin Franklin The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing – Albert Einstein We should be taught […]

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I'm being NEGATIVE….helllllp!

It’s just dawned on me this morning that I’m being totally negative! I’ve had sore knees for some months now – I don’t know if this is just wear and tear after all these years of playing football/soccer and squash.(I’m 55 in July and I’m trying to keep active as long as possible!) I’ve only […]

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Susan Boyle dreamed a dream!

Have you been watching Britain’s Got Talent? Susan Boyle, has captured the world’s attention. In case you’ve missed it, she’s a 47-year-old unemployed charity worker who lives with her cat in a small village in Scotland. Susan Boyle is a phenomenal role model for all of us, not just because of her talent or her […]

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Building success cartoon!

I did this cartoon years ago – before computers(It’s in watercolour!) for a company in the UK. They produced water meters and I made the word ‘Success’ up of drawings of actual meters. It was the illustrate the point: “Quality is everyone’s business” We all contribute to the success of our business. We all can […]

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Playing to your strengths cartoon!

I did a few cartoons on ‘Playing to your Strengths’ for a UK based company. Here’s one I liked but they thought the football/soccer theme didn’t quite match their web site theme. I’m currently working on two they went for and will post a link to their site shortly. Here’s a few quotes I found […]

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