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Personal Development Blog by Sam Lloyd | The Sam Effect

Inspiring Quotes

There is a strange race of people described as spending their lives doing things they detest, to make money they don’t want, to buy things they don’t need, to impress people they don’t like. … finish reading

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. … finish reading

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Most people recognize Joe Rogan as the announcer of the UFC or the host of the television show Fear Factor. What most people aren't aware of is that Joe Rogan is very interesting person that is quite an intellect/philosopher. A lot can be learned from him. In fact, I'd say that his ideas, philosophies, and outlooks on life have influenced as much or more then anyone. Also, in a few of these videos he discusses psychedelic drug use. I don't personally do drugs, or advocate them for … [Read More...]