My name is Keenan Williams.
I'm a Life Recovery Coach and Nashville Motivational Speaker
"When preparation meets opportunity it is the formula for success. I've made some very bad decisions. Coming out of high school I said this is not what I want from my life. I did not choose to wake up one day and go to prison. See education it has a way of guiding you into who you are and what you've been called to be in life. I wish I had gone to college prior to prison.
"It does not matter where I've been. It doesn't matter what I've done. It doesn't matter who my parents are or the geographical location of my birth. It doesn't matter about the bad decisions that I've made in my life. I said I am going to get an education.
"I understood that I made a decision in my heart that I would go from the prison to the palace. If a man takes a dime from his pocket and invested in his mind he'll become a millionaire.
"The only one that can limit you is you. If you want to see your future, look in the mirror. Do not ever be threatened by someone else's success. Their success has nothing to do with you because true leaders teach others how to lead.
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"Choose your heroes. Choose the people that you look up to. If you show me the one that you respect and the one that you look up to, I'll show you...
"I want you to know that if success is easy everybody would have success. It is not easy. Success is hard. People with the right attitudes, they work very hard. They're very diligent. They don't stop. Have you ever kicked the ant bed and came back the next day and it was already back together again? Have you asked yourself how do they do it? It's because they are determined to live. They're determined to be successful.
"You have to decide not to settle for the mediocrities of society but you have to decide to rise to the top and become who's inside of you."
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