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“never give up”

Let The Dream Come Forth

In the world today, there are so many things in our environment and in our own minds that cause us to constantly doubt our own innate power to actualize our dreams. You have to find your own center and your goals and remain true to them. James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the […]

Life Is Testing Your Resolve

When things look blackest, keep going! Victory always hinges on perseverance, when everything seems lost, when dreams seem to go up in smoke, when you are too tired to take the next step. Keep faith in yourself.  Remain true to your dreams.  Life is testing your resolve. A dream connected to a larger dream, to […]

Become the Dream

We tend to think about ourselves in certain circumscribed terms. We are this, we are that.  We have certain limits, so far and no farther. We may dream of a different life, but reality drags us down.  How much can we expand ourselves to match our dreams? Everything starts and ends with the moment.  There […]

Time for the Heart of a Lion

Death is the failure to unleash the power of your own life.  Death is the stifling of your voice. Dreams incubate in the inner realm of our mind, crying for expression, one after the other, seeking a tongue, seeking to paint the universe beyond in the colors and drama of our own mind. Life and […]

To the Youth of America: Live Out Your Dreams

To the youth of America: All it takes is one person. The nature of reality is such that your determination can send tremors into the farthest regions of the universe. It is your universe, to create as you please.  Never mind what anyone has told you up to this point.  The world is your mirror.  […]

Heart of a Lion

Our self contains the power to give expression to the boldest dream ever imagined, yet dreams languish and die because of a lack of tenacity, of sweat and labor and fear and the hurdles of the mind. Who will win? Those with the heart of a lion. __________________________________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, […]

During the Dark Hours

DURING THE DARK HOURS Sometimes we wind our way up from the depths – to bloom as stunning beauties in the light. ____________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten nonfiction books. He’s sharing videos of readings of short inspirational pieces from his books to people all across the country […]

The Big One

When things get really tough, you cannot weaken, you cannot give in. Everything will conspire to stop you. You have to move. With everything, every fiber, with utter determination. _______________________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten non-fiction books. Please share this post with friends, and follow and share his […]

Nothing Can Touch You

You are irrepressible.  Hold on course for your dreams.  Hold tight at the center of the storm.   Please share this encouragement with your friends.  ___________________________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten non-fiction books. To arrange talks and readings,, in-person or online via Zoom video, contact the author.

Resolve.

Resolve.  When things seem blackest, keep going. __________________ James Hilgendorf is a filmmaker, speaker, poet, and the author of ten non-fiction books.