Journal Entry: DaRayl Davis-01/13/2024

Journal Entry


One of your greatest gifts – a major key to success – is my unlimited, inexhaustible human potential. This has been one
of the best kept secrets of the ages. I am now aware of my potential and I will use it wisely to maximize my contribution
to humanity.

Quote of the Day:

“The best way to fight poverty is with a weapon loaded with ambition.”

– Septima Clark, Educator

1. One thing I can get excited about today is participating in the rap show as the drummer.

2. If one word could describe the kind of person I want to be today, then that word is “Aware”…and why I chose it is
because being aware of my purpose, my potential, and the possibilities is essential to me being able to maximize my
growth and my contribution to humanity.

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

1. One moment that I really appreciated today was participating in the rap show.
2. A situation or task I handled well today was completing my high performance planner entries.
3. Something I realized or learned today was that many people here still don’t know that I play drums and many were
surprised to see me playing today during the rap show.

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