The Sword of Damocles

November 2, 2020

the sword damocles

You can’t have financial freedom without having the flip side of the coin. We notice that so many people expect their journey to financial freedom to be a smooth ride to the top. And the second times get tough, they’re ready to abandon ship.

Well, we’re here to let you know that nothing good can ever come without sacrifice. And that’s not a bad thing! We’re going to show you why through the story of Damocles. Brad and Jimmy get super fired up about this because it illustrates a philosophy that is ESSENTIAL to success.

This story doesn’t get talked about often but directly relates to money, finances, and the journey to becoming financially free.

Tune in!

Key Takeaways:

  • Why Brad is so fired up about today’s episode (01:41)
  • The story of Damocles (04:04)
  • The downside of our goals (12:22)
  • Jimmy’s grenade story (16:10)
  • The people who struggle the most in financial freedom (18:15)
  • The barbell approach to success (21:00)
  • How to start with where you’re at (24:24)