Greatest Defeat

Your greatest defeat is your greatest opportunity to understand that defeat is powerful. – “Topher Pike” Defeat is a requirement for anyone who ever created something unbelievable. Defeat can be demoralizing to anyone with a superficial hope that they will accomplish their goals. It can, however, be a powerful motivator to those who have an … More Greatest Defeat

Rising Expectations

“Never be afraid to reach for the stars, but don’t forget to hold on to your vision as you choose to rise above others’ expectations.” – Topher Pike Fear is one of the most powerful emotions you will experience. It can motivate or destroy any dream you can conceive. One thing to learn from this … More Rising Expectations

Silent Passion

“One of the greatest gifts in life is knowing that your gift should never live in silence.” – Topher Pike Do you excel at something in life but cannot see a future where that could provide you with financial freedom? We all need to pay our bills and put food on the table, so we … More Silent Passion

Fearless Mind

“Fear is not real when you decide it is only in your mind.” – Topher Pike The power of fear can be felt from the deepest parts of your stomach to the most unfamiliar parts of your mind. It can only survive and break your will because you chose to see its negative personality. When … More Fearless Mind

Raising Tomorrow

“Raise the standards of how you live today to free the person you know you can become tomorrow.” – Topher Pike If your standard of life is unsuitable, raise the standards of how you live. There is a reason why you live the life you have today. There is no one to blame but yourself … More Raising Tomorrow

Strengthened Attack

“Strengthen your body so your mind has a place to live when you attack your day.” – Topher Pike For your mind to function at full capacity, it will need a solid foundation to grow and subsist. You need to incorporate some sort of physical activity into your day. This might seem like a lot … More Strengthened Attack

Invisible Darkness

“Darkness is not the absence of light; it’s the absence of a purpose.” – Topher Pike We all have days when nothing goes right, and we are unsure of how we will ever have the things in life that make us happy. You feel lost in your daily struggles and feel you will never be … More Invisible Darkness

Advanced Prototype

“Don’t invent a new mousetrap; create a new mouse.” – Topher Pike Throughout my life, I have spent many business meetings talking about mousetraps and widgets. If you can create a superior product, you have the beginnings of a fortune. What if that product was you? What if you could create a version of yourself … More Advanced Prototype

My Future Self

I found this letter I wrote a few months ago and thought I would share. Shortly before I wrote this letter, I created a goals list of some big and small things I want to accomplish over the next 5 years. Writing a letter to myself from the future was on this list, and I … More My Future Self