10 Lessons I Learned From My Dad To Live A Successful Life

Sometimes my father’s hands-on participation was subtle, but I remember that he brought home the necessity of having a plan along with persistence. Not all fathers are created equal, but mine was my most important role model.

Happy Father’s Day, Coach Mann.

  1. 5 P’s – Prior Planning Prevents Poor Performance
  2. Don’t let the minimum be your maximum
  3. Build relationships with “The Buddy System”
  4. Act Like you’ve been there Before
  5. Wear out …. Don’t rust out
  6. You Can’t Make a Good Deal with a BAD GUY
  7. Do the Best You Can with What You Have
  8. Work Hard, don’t Complain, keep your trap shut and be thankful for all your blessings
  9. You gotta get your bait in the water if you’re gonna catch any fish….. and, every now and then, you’ve got to wiggle your worm
  10. Take Time to Tickle Your Funny bone