Sherry A. Phillips

Suspense Author

Want More Success? Release the Brakes!

by Jack Canfield Have you ever been driving your car and realized that you’d left the emergency brake on? Of course. We all have. But when we discover the brake is on — do we press harder on the gas pedal? Of course not! We simply release the brake… and with no extra effort we […]

Why Quitting Should Never Be An Option

The other day, my daughter asked me if I could see if she could drop a class in school. I knew she was getting an A in that class and in fact, it was a class she liked. When I asked her why, she said, “It’s just so hard. I feel so much pressure.” Needless […]

How To Find The Perfect Success Partner

There is a story in The Power of Positive Thinking regarding a very successful businessman who’s business was in danger of losing his business due to financial problems, bad decisions and an economy that had hurt businesses everywhere. Sound familiar? He was so downtrodden and miserable over his circumstances, he even considered suicide. That is, […]

How To Have Unlimited Optimism

“I believe I am always divinely guided. I believe I will always take the right turn of the road. I believe God will always make a way where there is no way.” This quote was taken from one of the chapters of “Power of Positive Thinking” by Dr. Norman Vincent Peale. It is a quote […]

The Beliefs That Lead to Success

Many times I have read about instances that proove your beliefs either weaken you or make you stronger. The foundation of success is a mindset. Success is an attitude of powerful beliefs and empowering thoughts. What you think and believe about your life determines how you feel. Your attitude, your behavior and your end result […]

Everyone Has A Dream

by Jack Canfield Everyone has a dream. Many of us simply lose sight of it or let it go because of some earlier disappointment, rejection, or lack of progress. The natural tendency is to protect ourselves from getting hurt again, so we deny our dream, afraid to reach out for the people, resources, and opportunities […]

Take Out Your Garbage!

One of my favorite quotes is, “When your past calls, let it go to voicemail. Believe me, it has nothing new to say!” So many of us carry around our past in our daily lives that it’s a wonder anything new can introduce itself. A bad past is like old garbage. Think for a minute […]

Do You Have A Gratitude Problem?

One of the first things I do every morning when my alarm goes off is pray. I usually start off my prayers by thanking God for all of the blessings He has given me. I thank Him for my children for my husband, for my animals, for the roof over my head and the food […]

What One Thing, If You Did It Today, Could Help You Reach Your Goals?

My husband has a Brian Tracy CD that we occasionally listen to while driving. There is a quote from this CD that we say to one another in the morning as we start our day. “What one thing, if you did it today, could help you reach your goal?” I’ve been thinking a lot about […]