Mary Mirembe TORONTO, Ontario, Canada
CHAPTER 2 - DESIRE - THE STARTING POINT OF ALL ACHIEVEMENT
The First Step toward Riches
Hill says that the starting point of all achievement is DESIRE. He goes on "A
burning desire To Be and To Do is the starting point from which the dreamer
must take off".
I had big dreams of owning and operating a network marketing business. I had a
burning desire, not a mere wish, to start one and do everything possible to
succeed at the outset. I did everything in an effort to accomplish those
Most people in the industry however wanted money, and big money at that,
without offering meaningful training or support. They wanted the money very
quickly saying they were there to help me start making money as soon as
possible. They made everything seem easy and valuable. "Think of everyone you
know or have met in your life, make a list and contact each one of them with
this great opportunity or product. You will be amazed at the response. It is
that simple"! they said.
It was not simple to me and my pocket book. I started to think of abandoning
my dream but the burning fire of my desire would not die. If anything, it grew
stronger. There had to be a way out of this predicament, I thought to myself.
As Hill points out "Dreams are not born of indifference, laziness or lack of
So I set out on a journey to search for an alternative. My search led me to
Success in 10 Steps and the Mentoring For Free program. In order to realize my
dreams my burning desire now is to get so many eBook downloads per week. I
must learn the tricks of the game by attending and participating in the weekly
training calls and seeking advice from those who are already doing it
All those who succeed in life get off to a bad start and pass through many
struggles before they find success. Hill tells us we must support our plans
with persistence that does not recognize failure. He continues "Practical
dreamers do not quit!" and we, in this mastermind group, will not quit until
we realize our dreams. We intend to be here weeks, months and years to come.