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Eric Thomas impacts the lives of many through his words

by Miles Givers

For individuals in search of the right motivation that can elevate your spirits to different heights, Eric Thomas is the guy to find. Eric Thomas is a critically acclaimed author, world-renowned speaker, educator and pastor. His messages are creative in style and energetically spoken with passion. His messages have been spread by speaking in many different countries.

Eric Thomas: You Owe You

“Look, you will never get to the next level if you can’t hold yourself accountable. You will never accomplish your goals if you can’t self-assess,” said Eric Thomas. “You will never achieve greatness if you can’t be honest with yourself. It’s time for you to look within and clean out the mess.” Eric Thomas urges individuals to start keeping the promises they are making to themselves. “You owe it to yourself,” Thomas said.

Eric Thomas: Secrets to Success

“I don’t know how many of you all got asthma here today? If you ever had an asthma attack before … You wheezing, the only thing you trying to do is get some air,” said Eric Thomas. “You don’t care about no basketball game. You don’t care about what’s on T.V. You don’t care about nobody calling you. You don’t care about a party. The only thing you care about when you trying to breathe is to get some fresh air. That’s it.” Here, he relates this to the focus and determination individuals should have if they want succeed.

Eric Thomas: Speaks to Wolfpack Football

Eric Thomas is asked to speak to the N.C State University football team in order to provide extra motivation to the players. “You have to take advantage of an opportunity of a lifetime in the lifetime of the opportunity,” said Thomas.

Eric Thomas: Nothing to Something

This is a powerful documentary with Eric and his mother as they re-live the events that first divided them and later helped to shape the inspiration we know today. “The reason why you don’t give a 110 percent … is because you don’t have a (why) for what you do,” said Thomas.

Eric Thomas is committed to helping evolve communities. He uses the method of drawing from personal experiences relating to homelessness, the absence of his biological father, scholastic struggles and various other obstacles when delivering his messages. If inspired by Eric Thomas, more motivational videos can be found at