Inspirational Living – Motivational Podcasts

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 book Joy Philosophy by Elizabeth Towne, published in 1903… You and I are artists. But we are prone to look too long and often at our canvas (the results of...

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 Thought Force in Business & Every Day Life by William Walker Atkinson, published in 1901… The individual who practices concentration in their daily life, shuts out distracting impressions, and gives their best thought...

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 Victorious Attitude by Orison Swett Marden, published in 1916… Whatever an individual concentrates upon, they tend to get, because concentration is just as much a force as electricity. The young person who...

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 book entitled Health Through Will Power by Dr. James J. Walsh, published in 1919… The worst brake that we can place on the will to be healthy & well is undoubtedly the habit...

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 book The Hidden Power, by Thomas Troward, published in 1921… Many of our problems in life are due to a misapprehension of the nature of our own power. If we clearly realize...

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 New Though Common Sense And What Life Means to Me by Ella Wheeler Wilcox, published in 1908… Do you ever stop and ask yourself for what you are living? Is it...

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 books Pushing to the Front and The Iron Will by Orison Swett Marden… We assume importance and become a power in the world, just as soon as it is found that we...

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 Kybalion, published in 1912 by the Yogi Publication Society. The Principle of Polarity, as taught by the ancient mystics, was that everything is dual. Everything has two poles. Everything has...

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 a lecture delivered by Neville Goddard in 1952. Desire is the springboard of action, for you cannot move without desire. Ask yourself what you feel called to do, and then formulate...

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 “If I Were Twenty-One” by Dr. Frank Crane, published in 1917. Podcast Transcript: I have climbed the Hill of Life (and am past the summit, I suppose). And perhaps it may help those...

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 on the Meaning of Life by Carl Hilty, published in 1903. “I HAVE no time,” that is not only the most familiar and convenient excuse for not doing something; it...

Spirituality 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 book The Way of Peace by James Allen, published in 1907. Spiritual meditation is the pathway to Divinity. It is the mystic ladder which reaches from earth to heaven,...

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 book The Optimistic Life by Orison Swett Marden, published in 1907… When writer Edith Wyatt was a student at Bryn Mawr College, she was known as "the girl in 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. Today’s podcast has been edited and adapted from “Some Needed Notes on American Character” by Robert E. Speer, published in 1917. Ralph Waldo Emerson said that almost all people descend to meet. All association must be a compromise. 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 book “Seeing and Being” by H. Clay Trumbull, published in 1889. There is a universal truth that many of us fail to realize as we go through life. That is,...

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 book “The Power of Truth” by William George Jordan, published in 1902. Truth is the rock foundation of every great character. It is loyalty to what is right, as we...

Inspirational 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 a lecture by Dr. George Lincoln Walton, delivered to the Harvard Medical School in 1913. To stay calm in our stressful age means to achieve poise. And what I mean...

Motivational 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 book The Architects of Fate by Orison Swett Marden, published in 1896… It is a great purpose which gives meaning to life, it unifies all our powers, binds them...

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 an essay entitled “Circles” by Ralph Waldo Emerson, published in 1841…. The eye is the first circle; the horizon which it forms is the second; and throughout nature this primary picture...

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 adapted from Henry David Thoreau’s famous essay on Civil Disobedience, produced in celebration of Martin Luther King Day. Dr. King was a great admirer of Thoreau’s essay, describing it as an eloquent argument for...

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 book The Mental Cure by Warren Felt Evans, published in 1874… One of the principal mediums through which mind acts upon mind, is that of words, spoken or written. Words...

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 Book of Tea by Okakura Kakuzō, published in 1906. Tea began as a medicine and grew into a beverage. In China, in the eighth century, it entered the realm 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 book The Victorious Attitude by Dr. Orison Swett Marden, published in 1916… Would you not think yourself fortunate to have an assistant of great ability who was available free 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. This is our first podcast of 2016, and we would like to begin by thanking all the listeners who made our December launch so successful. If you would like to join others in helping us spread the word about...