= Advancing in the Direction of Your Dreams
"We've found that dream achievers master at least
one of the essential elements we've identified. Most dream
achievers master several." ~Sharon Cook and Graciela
Sharon Cook and Graciela Sholander have created a recipe for
success. By mixing the 10 main ingredients of success into your
life, you will see your dreams jump off the pages of your
journal and come to life. Not only are you encouraged to start a
journal, the authors offer questions that will inspire answers
that will then lead you to your dreams.
Cook and Sholander have been studying the lives of successful
dreamers for years and through their research they identified
ten key characteristics for success. They interviewed hundreds
of people to find the elements of "Dream CPR."
Not only is this book very well organized, the main points
are examined and present a powerful roadmap for success. With a
journal, the inspiration in this book and your own dreams, you
will be equipped with the knowledge to fulfill your dreams. If
you have forgotten the dreams that once inspired you, this book
may awaken the sleeping dreams and buried longings.
While reading "Dream It Do It," all I could think
was: "If these individuals could see their dreams come
true, I can also make my dreams a reality." I enjoyed
reading the true-life example of Barbara Walters' persistence
and was amazed by the resilience Maya Angelou has shown in her
What sustained the dreamers in this book?
Who were their mentors?
How can you put effective strategies into practice?
These questions are all answered in "Dream It Do
It." It is not enough to say that you should just do
something. Where do you start? The authors present some of the
main principles of success by giving examples of effective
strategies. They show where the dreamers found their inspiration
and at times, this information will surprise you. I was amazed
at how Maya Angelou created beauty out of pain.
While many may say that success is a result of luck, this
book proves otherwise. There are definite steps you need to take
to see your dreams become a reality. Success does take effort.
However, if you love what you do, you just flow with life and
create your desired existence.
A dream does not need to be just a cloud that floats around
in the world of desire. You can release your ideas into a
journal and then turn them into raging rivers that will move all
obstacles in your path.
"Dream It Do It" presents the recipe for success
and all you need to do is blend these ingredients into your
daily life to create the life of you dreams. "Dream
CPR" will breathe new life into your buried dreams or will
give you the encouragement to continue your current path towards
It is the soul's duty
to be loyal to its own desires. It must
abandon itself to its master passion. ~Rebecca West (1892-1983)
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