Les Brown can deliver a motivational speech. This dramatized version on YouTube is…dramatized. But that doesn’t dilute the message. Attitude, and the things you put into your mind can change everything, period. If you are a little down, feeling stuck, feeling complacent, feeling stagnant, feeling unmotivated, feeling beaten, listen to this:
If you are looking for the speech itself (and you don’t miss the drama — shout out to the Cars.com commercial featuring my friend, John Ruby, who I won some Westwood Rec Center Basketball League championships with in LA, no big deal), then here is the incredible speech, without the music and editing:
People who know me may be wondering why I keep posting all of this. Am I trying to be a motivational speaker? Am I trying to gain fame? Am I losing it? I’m just being true to myself, the person I know I am, and the person I’m striving to be. This blog is a great place to build a collection of all of these great things I use to motivate myself. I’ve come a long way. I couldn’t have done it by myself. I still have a long way to go, in my opinion, and I probably will never be satisfied. But as long as I can share in some success and help just one person in this world, I will be happy.