HARNESS THE POWER
OF YOUR DREAM
How Do I Make It Come Alive?
A Dream has the power to pull you through the Unknown into a successful Future -- but only as long as you move toward it. Unless you actually take the steps to translate your Dream into reality, your Dream is but a vacuous fantasy, something pretty that shimmers but will remain forever elusive. Winners dream purposeful Dreams, in order to help them create the life they desire. Winners' Dreams tend to be very detailed, concrete, and underscored by tremendous personal commitment, which gives those Dreams the substance required to become reality. If your Dream is to help you construct your life, it must have similar real substance. But how do you do that? How do you make your Dream real enough to be your guiding force into the Future? By using the power of choice.
Choice is a focusing mechanism. Choice is how we determine whether we'll do A or B, spend time or money on X or Y; choice is how we focus our attention, energy, and resources. "But I already chose my Dream," you say, having followed the exercises in Chapter 3 and come up with your very own, very personal and wonderful Dream. "I dreamt it, didn't I?" you ask. And indeed, you did. But you haven't yet, in all likelihood, truly chosen it, meaning examined your Dream through a number of key perspectives to see if it is a Dream you are ready, willing, and able to