Journal Entry: DaRayl Davis-01/07/2024

Journal Entry


It is often within oppressive circumstances that on gathers hope. Hope is the father of achievement. It reinforces
ability, redoubles energy, fortifies existing talent, and increases faith. Remember, life may not always run smoothly.
Sometimes on the road to success we get weary. It is during these trying moments that we must fill our hearts with hope.

Quote of the Day:

“Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so shall you become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be;
your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.”

– James Allen

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 Hopeful; and why I chose it is
because I am full of hope that I will live a life of purpose, filled with growth and contribution, despite my current

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 reading the email I received from Rose.
2. A situation or task that I handled well today was sending my daily journal entry to
3. Something I realized or learned today was IBM introduced its personal computer in August 1981.

Give yourself a score of 1 to 5 on the following statements related to the habits in the book “High Performance Habits”.

CLARITY: I knew my “why” and lived intentionally today – 5
PRODUCTIVITY: I worked on things that mattered most today – 3
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” – 4
COURAGE: I shared my real self, thoughts, and feelings today – 5