426: DSR Independence Day… give this tune a try!

The July Fourth holiday is around the corner… and what better way to reclaim your DSR independence than taking a few minutes to focus on some words of wisdom of highly successful people.

DSR Dave Miesse provides a few of his favorites along with some tunes that will re-energize  you through the summer.

Below are some of the quotes and links to the tunes mentioned in the show…


Click on names to learn more about the quoted person!

If you want to succeed, double your failure rate. — Thomas J. Watson, founder of IBM.

Nothing fails like success because we don’t learn from it. We learn only from failure.  — Kenneth Boulding (a really smart guy).

Failure is just another way to learn how to do something right. — Marian Wright Edelman, founder of Children’s Defense Fund.

It’s not enough to do your best. You must succeed in doing what is necessary. Winston Churchill, British statesman.

You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.   Wayne Gretzky, hockey player.

We are not retreating — we are advancing in another direction.  Douglas MacArthur, U.S. General and all-around tough guy.

When in doubt… do something!  Harry Chapin, singer-songwriter, humanitarian.


Click on links to hear song performances!

Pick Myself Up, Peter Tosh

Man In The Mirror, Michael Jackson

Make A Change, Buckwheat Zydeco