The problem with always accommodating the needs of others is you stop taking risks, and begin to live your life like a spineless politician who has to take a poll before any decision.If you only take action after getting validation from others, then you'll never live fully.
You know what's going to happen in the first ten minutes and thus drift into oblivion for the next two hours.
The problem with being accommodating is the focus gets shifted to what doesn't matter.
I will be using the 260 page book as a fundraiser for two fantastic organizations.
Most of us have fallen head over heels in love with someone we believed was our soul mate.
In this manner, your entire life passes you by with you wondering what happened.
From an early age we're taught to accommodate others at the expense of ourselves.
If not, you're just being accommodating."- Rocco Deluca A few weeks ago I was talking to my friend, Harley Flanagan, about my latest kettlebell DVD on fat loss.
As many of you know, Harley's the founder of the NYC hardcore band, , and is working on a new CD (which I’m financing) that'll be out soon. But that's a story for another time, so let's get back to the conversation I had with Harley: while Harley likes my DVD, he thinks I'm missing the mainstream market with my personality and teaching style.
Many of the greatest human beings were people who refused to be quiet and accommodate the wishes of others.
Gandhi refused to move from his seat on a train and as a result was literally thrown off the train.
Ah, I miss my private jet from the old days ;-)Yes, I realize the above instance of non-accommodation is hardly dramatic.