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(Video) The Ultimate Motivational Clip – Rise & Shine

Joel Brown (Founder of Addicted2Success.com)

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The Ultimate Motivational Clip – Rise & Shine

 

“Rise and shine.

6am and your hand can’t make it to the alarm clock before the voices in your head start telling you that it’s too early, too dark, and too cold to get out of a bed.

Aching muscles lie still in rebellion, pretending not to hear your brain commanding them to move

A legion of voices are shouting their unanimous permission for you to hit the snooze button and go back to dreamland, but you didn’t ask their opinion.

The voice you’ve chosen to listen to is one of defiance.

A voice that’s says there was a reason you set that alarm in the first place. So sit up, put your feet on the floor, and don’t look back because we’ve got work to do.

Welcome to The Grind!

For what is each day but a series of conflicts between the right way and the easy way, 10,000 streams fan out like a river delta before you, Each one promising the path of least resistance.

Thing is, you’re headed upstream. And when you make that choice, when you decide to turn your back on what’s comfortable and what’s safe and what some would call “common sense”, well that’s day 1. From there it only gets tougher.

So just make sure this is something you want. Because the easy way out will always be there, ready to wash you away, all you have to do is pick up your feet.

But you aren’t going to are you?

With each step comes the decision to take another

You’re on your way now

But this is no time to dwell on how far you’ve come. 
You’re in a fight against an opponent you can’t see

Oh but you can feel him on your heels can’t you?

Feel him breathing down your neck

You know what that is?
 That’s you…
Your fears, your doubts and insecurities all lined up like a firing squad ready to shoot you out of the sky

But don’t lose heart

While they aren’t easily defeated, they are far from invincible

Remember this is The Grind

The Battle Royale between you and your mind, your body and the devil on your shoulder who’s telling you that this is just a game, this is just a waste of time, your opponents are stronger than you.

Drown out the voice of uncertainty with the sound of your own heartbeat

Burn away your self doubt with the fire that’s beneath you

Remember what you’re fighting for

And never forget that momentum is a cruel mistress, 
She can turn on a dime with the smallest mistake.

She is ever searching for that weak place in your armor

That one tiny thing you forgot to prepare for

So as long as the devil is hiding the details, the question remains,”is that all you got?”, “are you sure?”

And when the answer is “yes”. That you’ve done all you can to prepare yourself for battle THEN it’s time to go forth and boldly face your enemy, the enemy within

Only now you must take that fight into the open, into hostile territory

You’re a lion in a field of lions

All hunting the same elusive prey with a desperate starvation that says VICTORY is the only thing that can keep you alive

So believe that voice that says ” you CAN run a little faster ” and that ” you CAN throw a little harder ” and that ” you CAN dive a little deeper” and that, for you, the laws of physics are merely a suggestion.

Luck is the last dying wish of those who wanna believe that winning can happen by accident, sweat on the other hand is for those who know it’s a choice, so decide now because destiny waits for no man. And when your time comes and a thousand different voices are trying to tell you you’re not ready for it, listen instead for that lone voice in decent the one that says you are ready, you are prepared, it’s all up to you now.

So rise and shine.

I am the the Founder of Addicted2Success.com and I am so grateful you're here to be part of this awesome community. I love connecting with people who have a passion for Entrepreneurship, Self Development & Achieving Success. I started this website with the intention of educating and inspiring likeminded people to always strive for success no matter what their circumstances.I'm proud to say through my podcast and through this website we have impacted over 200 million lives in the last 10 years.

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13 Comments

13 Comments

  1. London

    Aug 12, 2015 at 2:08 pm

    Awesome video! Is there a voice recording I could get somewhere to download it to use as my morning alarm?

  2. barb

    Apr 27, 2014 at 2:18 pm

    loved it. thank you sir!

  3. Chris Moling

    Mar 16, 2014 at 2:09 pm

    Who is the actual Author of the passage? Did you write this?

  4. sam

    Sep 12, 2013 at 10:41 am

    Got a new alarm tone.

  5. tami

    Jul 14, 2013 at 2:10 pm

    I love your site and your vision, it is so easy to give up on yourself when things get hard, but if you are the type if person I am, giving up only makes it harder to push on after you start again. So thanks for the motivation to keep going.

  6. Wes Bailey

    Jun 13, 2013 at 8:19 pm

    Isn’t this from the TCU baseball intro for 2012? Great video

    • Joel

      Joel

      Jun 14, 2013 at 5:05 am

      Yes, I believe so. Just a different visual.

  7. Michael

    Jun 7, 2013 at 7:11 pm

    Just what I needed!!!

  8. ronald Hadrian

    Jun 1, 2013 at 2:35 pm

    That was awesome.. I will rise and shine!

  9. hetty L.

    May 30, 2013 at 11:00 am

    well appreciated. thanks.

  10. Bharat

    May 27, 2013 at 12:12 pm

    Gentlemen, you guys are doing a great service by bringing this wealth of knowledge to people……

  11. Adam Oranje

    May 25, 2013 at 6:33 am

    That my good sir was exactly what I needed to hear. Motivation. Check.

  12. Ivan

    May 18, 2013 at 11:35 am

    One of the best motivational videos I have ever seen. You can apply it to every area of your life. Thanks Joel!

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