Dreams and Regrets

“A person is old when regrets take the place of dreams.” – John Barrymore One day talking to a person, she confided to me that she was in financial difficulties and needed help. Since I believe most in the fishing rod than the fish, I invited her to see and Continue Reading

Stupid Phrase

“Who has been on the moon has no more goals on Earth.” – Edwin Aldrin About the author of the phrase, in Wikipedia: “Outgoing, humorous, cultured – but short tempered – Edwin” Buzz “Aldrin voiced himself in American television series like” The Simpsons “and British television, he played a reverend Continue Reading

5 Minutes

“There are people so boring that they make us lose a whole day in five minutes.” – Jules Renard On the other hand there are people so genius that make us win ã year in five minutes. The ones from the first group, live mourning past defeats, the second group enjoying Continue Reading

The Straw-Tails

“All failures in achieving the goals happen because the last necessary task wasn’t executed.” It’s like the saying goes: “straw-tails.” “Straw-tails” are leftovers, loose ends, details that have not been completed, or small tasks that were not performed. Among these are little things: little debt, a sign of appreciation unmanifested, Continue Reading

How to Work a Miracle

“Even though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start now and make a new ending.” – Chico Xavier I once heard Jim Rohn say: “it doesn’t matter where you find yourself, what matters is where you’re going” and honestly I didn’t believe it. Continue Reading

16 – Your Story

Everyone has multiple stories that rarely are given any value. You may think you have nothing valuable to share with your audience, but you have something that is at the same time the most valuable of all: a personal story. You have a life full of struggles, episodes, successes, failures, Continue Reading


“At least once a year we need to reboot.” We humans, I speak for myself, we have an extraordinary ability to accumulate junk in our lives. It’s physical junk: things that accumulate and are good for nothing     Emotional junk: more or less vague resentment, odiozinhos pets, fears, insecurities left for Continue Reading

Live your Present

“Work like you do not need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching. ” – Satchel Paige Or in other words: Do what you gotta do … independently of future results or past failures, not minding what others think of you. It is a pretentious Continue Reading