Journal Entry: DaRayl Davis-01/03/2024

Journal Entry


Most people haven’t the slightest idea of who they are and what they are. The world may call me a con man, a convict, an ex-con, or a criminal. However, I choose to recognize that I am a mind with a body, a spiritual being, a part of the great
I AM. I know who I am and I can accomplish anything good that I commit to accomplish.

Quote of the Day:

“If you don’t know who you are, anyone can name you; and if anyone can name you, you will answer to anything.”

– African Proverb

1. One thing I can get excited about today is expanding my Intellectual Property Portfolio.
2. If one word could describe the kind of person I want to be today, then that word is Self-assured…and why I chose it is because I have confidence in who I am and the contribution I am capable of making to the world.

1. Improve my character and build my integrity through my SPEED Work.
2. Learn something new.
3. Create and contribute something of value.

1. A moment that I really appreciated today was hearing Row tell me that I have made a positive impact on a lot of brothers
in the FCI Milan community.

2. A situation or task that I handled well today was completing my high performance planner entries.

3. Something I realized or learned today was that Apple’s design mantra remained the one featured on its first brochure;
“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”

Give yourself a score of 1 to 5 on the following statements related to the habits in the book “High Performance Habits.” A “1” is low, and a “5” is high.

CLARITY: I knew my “why” and lived intentionally today – 5
PRODUCTIVITY: I worked on things that mattered most today – 4
ENERGY: I managed my mental and physical energy well – 5
INFLUENCE: I guided or treated others well today – 5
NECESSITY: I felt it was necessary to be my best and made success a “must” – 5
COURAGE: I shared my real self, thoughts and feelings today – 5