Even if you are not a sports fan, and especially if you’re a sports fan, you’ll want to watch this You Tube video I shot a month ago, at the request of a fellow professional speaker. Little did most of know how close John was to his final day.
ESPN once named John Wooden the Coach Of The Century. That’s any sport, for the past 100 years. Do you have any earthly idea what mindset that requires. There’s a hidden, and overlooked, secret to life in this video.
“He that would govern others, first should be Master of himself”. — Philip Massinger
If this is the case, then there really aren’t too many qualified leaders out there. Are there?
How hard do you work to gain mastery over yourself? Do you even care? Isn’t it an awful lot of work to polish things no one can immediately, if ever, see?
Then why do it? Simply this, you will know. And if you never get to the point where this is important to you, then you will never understand self-mastery. If you never understand this, you will always be frustrated with people, particularly yourself.