PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT is very crucial to living the life of your dreams. Learning a new skill opens up a side to you, that merely existed and launches you into a higher level of Self awareness and ultimately, Personal development.
In the beginning of the year, i shared a post where i talked about Trying out something new as one of the ways to have a memorable 2017. For this quick post I will be sharing 12 quotes to motivate you to take things to another level. A list of skills i am interested in is at the end.You never know what doors of oppurtunity a new skill is set to open unto you. Click To Tweet
Let’s get started :
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skills. – The Wright brothers
The only true job security is a superior skill set. – Tim Ferris
Once you stop learning, you start dying. -Albert Einstein
The only skill that will be important in the 21st century is the skill of learning new
skills. Everything else will become obsolete with time. – Peter Drucker
Anyone who stops learning is old. Whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. – Henry Ford
All of the top achievers I know are life long learners…looking for new skills, insights, and ideas. If they are not learning, they are not growing…..not moving towards excellence. – Denis Watley
Whether you plan or whether you flow in order to be creative probably isn’t the point. The point is to keep practicing to maintain neural pathways and to establish new ones by learning new skills. – Phillipa Perry.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest. – Benjamin Franklin
The skills that got you out of Egypt aren’t the same skills that will get you to the promised land. – Dan Sullivan
Nothing we learn in this world is ever wasted. – Eleanor Roosevelt
You will never go broke by investing in yourself. – Brendan’ s blog
Ah, mastery…what a profoundly satisfying feeling when you finally get on top of a new set of skills and then sees the light under the new door those skills can open , even as another door is closing. – Gail Sheehy
The best life is the one filled with experiences. Don’t stay on the front page of your life for too long. It’s alot more exciting when you start flipping. Make haste and get on to Chapter 2 of your life already.
I have lately been interested in too many things but top in my list would be:
This Ghanian chic is just amazing. Peniel is the Same person that designed for the front cover of Arese Ugwu’s Smart Money Woman book. I have been sketching styles for myself by myself for a long time but lately i just want to do it this good.
Similar to the above for the fact that it brings beauty and personality into art- with colors.
I generally love to take pictures and so my mind just goes wild when I think of all the amazing moments I could be a part of forever. From maternity, to new born, to prewedding shoots. Blogging will also be more fun with this skill and maybe i can take my makeup game to another level. Usually when skills are combined together it produces a masterpiece art.
Remember twas’ Ty Bello that discovered Olajumoke. Transformed her from an ordinary bread seller to an international sensation in one lifechanging photoshoot. Ty Bello is multi talented.
This one has been in the to do list for close to 5years now. And all these years I have had to endure tailors, plus live with the guilt of causing myself the pain when I could have done it better myself. I just loe to see my sketches executed perfectly without additions or subtractions but these tailors…… Nedoux blogs at www.nedoux.com
She has these one month courses , day workshops and youtube videos that is making me contemplate spending 6months to one year in a tailoring school….if you get what i mean?
Web design and development
I love Tega Enai’s blog and she is a web designer but she says the down side to this is you are never satisfied with your blog….I really don’t mind that down side ooo
I actually mean flying a plane. It’s been a childhood wish but I always thought I had to spend like 4years or so like you would do for a degree. Guess what?! I can learn in 6months! It’s my money that will do the talking.
Popo (Powede Lawrence ) issa bae. Model, Beauty Queen-Nurse turned Pilot and most recently MRS..
How interesting can life get?
What skill has provided you the opportunities you least expected? What skills are you interested in or currently learning? What skills are you planning to improve on?
ERrmmmm…Rrmmmm…..i have had to give up on being a great singer. Lol..
The future belongs to those who learn more skills and combine them in creative ways – Robert Greene
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