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Make Your Bed : Little Things That Can Change Your Life... and Maybe the World
William H. In , he lectured college students at the Texas University and provided them with the 10 life principles that allowed him to succeed in his career and overcome complex and sensitive situations as a Special Forces supervisor. His speech tuned into a YouTube sensation when it reached over 10 million views! McRaven reveals his 10 life principles that helped him overcome obstacles, challenge himself and succeed where he thought he would fail. Principles illustrated through anecdotes about his Army career. What a delight to feel the softness of my bed sheets under my feet and breathe in my Snuggle smell blanket while picturing the author waking up at 4 am to jump in the cold and shark infested waters of the San Diego Bay Area for his Army training! It makes you realize how lucky we are to have the comfort and security of a civil life with all the freedom that it provides us.
If you want to change the world … start off by making your bed. If you want to change the world … find someone to help you paddle. You cannot paddle the boat alone. Find someone to share your life with. Make as many friends as possible, and never forget that your success depends on others. If you want to change the world … measure a person by the size of their heart.
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