“Our thinking determines our choices, but you can choose how you think.” — Andy Andrews
At the age of 19, Andy Andrews lost both of his parents within a year of one another and became homeless. Now, he’s a bestselling author and sought-after motivational speaker. How?
In episode #020 of The Brian Buffini Show, Andy shared his story. And in this episode, Andy delves into the premise behind his new book, The Little Things: Why You Really Should Sweat the Small Stuff, and explains why focusing on the little things can help people stop feeling overwhelmed by daily life.
You’ll learn the difference between knowledge and wisdom, the three myths of change, and the two thoughts that need to collide in order to make lasting change. If you’ve wanted to make changes in your life, but aren’t sure where to start, this episode will give you the clarity and confidence you need to start the process.
Inspirational quotes from today’s interview:
“I help people compete at a level where the competition doesn’t know there’s a game going on.” — Andy Andrews
“This is more valuable than anything I’ve ever written.” — Andy Andrews
“Everything we need is right at our feet.” — Brian Buffini
“Every masterpiece was created with an individual brushstroke.” — Andy Andrews
“When you get closer to the source, things become quieter, things become smaller and they become more significant.” — Andy Andrews
“Your life and your business will be turned not by knowledge, but by wisdom.” — Andy Andrews
“Wisdom and knowledge are different. Wisdom is a deep understanding of a principle.” — Andy Andrews
“Wisdom comes from God.” — King Solomon
“If I’m seeking wisdom, at some point I’ll stop and be still and allow thinking and perspective to take over and allow someone else to talk.” — Andy Andrews
“The three myths of change are great excuses to not take action.” — Brian Buffini
“Failures live as if they had a thousand years to change.” — Og Mandino
“How big is the gap between what you think is the best for you and all God has planned for you?” — Andy Andrews
“When we say ‘our choices determine our destiny,’ it’s true but it’s not the truth.” — Andy Andrews
“Perspective can change the result without changing the facts.” — Andy Andrews
Mentioned in this episode:
The Little Things by Andy Andrews
The Traveler’s Gift by Andy Andrews
The Noticer by Andy Andrews
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