Inspirational Living – Motivational Podcasts

Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from “The Power of Concentration” by William Walker Atkinson, published in 1918. Everyone has two natures. One wants us to advance and the other wants to pull us back. The...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration for a better world. Visit them online at Bookofzen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from Thoughts Are Things by Prentice Mulford, published in 1898. You are fortunate if you love trees, especially the wild ones growing where the Great Creative Force...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Today’s podcast was edited and adapted from a lecture by Swami Vivekananda (Shāmi Bibekānondo), published in 1901. One of the greatest lessons I have learned in my life is to pay as much attention to the means of work as...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration for a better world. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from How to Get On by Bernard Feeney, 1891. If you were about to get a house built, you would naturally go to an architect, tell them in a general way what...

Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration for a better world. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from The Kybalion, published in 1912 by the Yogi Publication Society. The Principle of Cause and Effect embodies the truth that Law pervades the Universe; that nothing happens by Chance; that Chance is merely...

Podcast Transcript: Every morning we should say to ourselves, “Today I shall meet with the busy-body, the ungrateful, arrogant, deceitful, envious, and the unsocial. All these things happen to them by reason of their ignorance of what is good and evil. Thus I will neither be angry with them, nor injured by them.” When someone has attacked you, try to understand their view of...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration for a better world. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from The Mental Highway by Thomas Parker Boyd, published in 1922. It does not matter whether you are selling the products of your own hands and imagination, or those of others, or...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from The Book of Business by Elbert Hubbard, published in 1913. Genius is only the power of making continuous effort. The line between failure and success is so...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from Love’s Way by Orison Swett Marden, published in 1918. If those of us who are living in conflicts of any kind would only try love's way, even...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from The Ideal Made Real by Christian D. Larson, published in 1909. To have ideals is not only simple but natural. It is just as natural for the...

Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration and gift ideas. Visit them online at Bookofzen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from Psychology & Higher Life by William McKeever, published in 1905. What opinion should we have of ourselves? Should we believe that we can accomplish almost anything we care to...

Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration and gift ideas. Visit them online at Bookofzen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from “The Majesty of Calmness” by William George Jordan, published in 1900. The only responsibility that we cannot evade in this life is the one we think of least —...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast. I’d like to start today by thanking our subscribers for helping us reach the milestone of 1 million downloads. It’s been a pleasure to be able to share with you this treasure-house of classic wisdom for the past 9 months, and it’s heartening to know that you find these timeless life lessons as inspiring and...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration for a better world. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from The Rhythm of Life by Charles Brodie Patterson, published in 1915. IF there is any one question of more importance than another in life, it is certainly that of character building,...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you today by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from “The man who pleases, and the woman who fascinates” by John Albert Cone, published in 1901. In all countries where intelligence is prized, a talent for conversation ranks...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living Podcast. I’d like to start today by thanking Ettitude for sponsoring our August podcasts. We are always pleased when we can recommend to you a company that we personally, and enthusiastically, believe in. Based in Australia and shipping worldwide, Ettitude is a socially responsible company that truly is revolutionizing the way bed linen is being made. Their...

Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you today by Ettitude, makers of the world's first organic, sustainable, and environmentally friendly bamboo lyocell bedding. When you sleep on Ettitude’s silky soft bed linen, you’ll sleep better and more peacefully the whole night through. A good night’s sleep is essential to good health. And Ettitude makes it easy. You can try out their heavenly...

Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you today by Ettitude, makers of the world's first organic, sustainable, and environmentally friendly bamboo lyocell bedding. When you sleep on Ettitude’s silky soft bed linen, you’ll sleep better and more peacefully the whole night through. A good night’s sleep is essential to good health. And Ettitude makes it easy. You can try out their heavenly...

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Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you today by Ettitude, makers of fine organic bed sheets and duvet covers. Try out their silky soft bamboo lyocell bedding for 100 days risk free. Get 10% off your purchase by using the special coupon code: inspiration. Visit them online at Ettitude.com. That’s ETT-IT-UDE.com. Discover what it feels like to sleep on...

Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you today by Ettitude, makers of fine organic bed sheets and duvet covers. Try out their silky soft bamboo lyocell bedding for 100 days risk free. Get 10% off your purchase by using the special coupon code: inspiration. Visit them online at Ettitude.com. That’s ETT-IT-UDE.com. Discover what it feels like to sleep on a cloud. Today’s...

Motivational Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you today by Ettitude, makers of fine organic bed sheets and duvet covers. Try out their silky soft bamboo lyocell bedding for 100 days risk free. Get 10% off your purchase by using the special coupon code: inspiration. Visit them online at Ettitude.com. That’s ETT-IT-UDE.com. Discover what it feels like to sleep...

Inspirational Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast. I’d like to start today by introducing to you our new sponsor for the month of August. As you probably know, we all spend about a third of our lives in bed. So, it’s important that we do everything possible to make that time more relaxing, healthy, and rejuvenating. That’s why the Inspirational Living...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from The Pathway of Roses by Christian D. Larson, published in 1912. We have looked far and wide for the remedies to our problems, but in our search...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of wearable inspiration for a better world. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from Essays of an Optimist by John William Kaye, published in 1870. I AM growing old. And according to all received opinions, I ought not to like it at all. I ought...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from New Thought Healing Made Plain by Kate Atkinson Boehme, published in 1918. Several years ago I was greatly impressed by an article written by Professor William James...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from Character Building by Booker T. Washington, published in 1902. THERE ARE QUITE A NUMBER OF DIVISIONS into which life can be divided, but for the purposes of today’s...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from Essays On Work and Culture by Hamilton Wright Mabie, published in 1898. A complete, well-rounded, person is so uncommon that when they appear, they are looked upon...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from Personal Efficiency by James Samuel Knox, published in 1920. The great need of every nation, the great human need, is for a vision of a larger life...

Podcast Transcript: Welcome to the Inspirational Living podcast, brought to you in part by Book of Zen, makers of inspirational fashion and gift ideas. Visit them online at BookofZen.com. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from “Success Through Thought Habit” by Benjamin Johnson, published in 1908. To the person earnestly seeking success, nothing seems more difficult to accept and understand than the advice...