There’s a serious (but not secret) life clause that holds most of us back Right here, right now? Until we can be brutally honest with ourselves, we are doomed trapped sentenced to mediocrity. We know this. We do. Nothing wrong with this if a mediocre attitude turns us on and leaves us without regret. Honest. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.