Mother Of Invention Or Dummy You Decide!
What would you say to yourself if when faced with a severe problem that could potentially devastate your lifestyle What would happen if you "did" the first thing that came into your mind Would you be proud of yourself Analyze what Jim did and see how you would measure up.
Jim had worked hard all his life and had become very wealthy. He had achieved what most people could only dream about. At over fifty years old, he was at the pinnacle of his life.
Ah! The Easy Street Illusion!
He owned real estate, yachts, and was in all respects set for life. Then something devastating happened. He learned his accountant had been re-directing his companys assets by the sum of over a hundred million dollars. Jim discovered his company was broke.
He had invested his whole life in the company. He had no other assets of any kind. The accountant was a long time close friend which made it even more painful.
It was discovered he funneled money into off shore bank accounts and then he hi-tailed it out of the country to join up with all the stolen money. And, Jim became the complete picture of defeat.
Jim began saying to himself, "its no use", "youll never overcome this at your age". Youve heard those kind of thoughts before. You know when that little voice inside your head starts telling you, "dummy you have messed up now".
Dummy For Better Or Worse!
Well, thats when Jims little dummy voice started playing hard ball. That little demon said, "Jim take that gun out of the desk drawer and use it". It told him that he was a dummy for letting someone else handle his company assets, and, that was the answer to his dilemma.
Jim knew he would be worth a lot more dead. But, something happened that Jim didnt plan on. A close friend, by chance, walked in as he was taking it out of the desk drawer.
The first thing the friend said to Jim was; "what are you saying to yourself Jim"
Go ahead, Make My Day!
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