ACADEMY AWARD WINNING ACTOR DAY
Charlton Heston 1923
“I wish for you the courage to be unpopular. Popularity is history’s pocket change. Courage is history’s true currency.”
*Have the courage to be unpopular today. Watch Heston win an Oscar in Ben Hur for motivation.
Derrick Rose 1988
Rose takes nearly 400 basketball shots in a single workout.
*Get to a basketball court (not the bar) and take 400 shots today.
Susan Sarandon 1946
“Everyone has a responsibility towards this larger family of man, but especially if you’re privileged, that increases your responsibility. I want them to understand the joy of empowerment, of service. I want them to understand that doing the right thing is a joyful experience, that it isn’t a grind.”
*Understand that you have a responsibility towards mankind and that doing the right thing is a joyful experience. Think of donating to UNICEF to make a difference for children around the world. You can also watch Sarandon win an Oscar in Dead Man Walking for a daily dose of soul.
Russell Simmons 1957
Now is the time to take charge of your personal finances.
- Start with small steps.
- Start when you’re young.
- It’s your life and your money.
*Even if you’re not young, it’s your life and your money so take charge of your personal finances today. The first small step is Check Your Cash Flow – Figure out how much money you have coming in each month and how much you pay out for household expenses.
Christoph Waltz 1956 – watch Inglorious Basterds and Django Unchained
*Watch Waltz win Oscars in both Inglorious Basterds and Djano Unchained. Hopefully you like violence.
Rutherford B. Hayes 1822 – cornmeal pancakes
President Hayes was a breakfast kind of President. His go-to meal was cornmeal pancakes with syrup.
*Whip up some cornmeal pancakes to eat like Rutherford B. Hayes. The ‘B’ stands for breakfast.
SNUB – Dakota Johnson 1989
- Have the courage to be unpopular
- Take 400 basketball shots
- Donate to UNICEF
- Take charge of your personal finances
- Watch Inglorious Basterds and Django Unchained
- Cornmeal pancakes