The only thing that can beat you is you!

Via Waylon Lewis
on Jul 5, 2011
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The only thing that can beat Mike Tyson is Mike Tyson himself!

Not sure what this has to do with our editorial mission, “the mindful life,” but this video is just plain too awesome, literally—awe-inspiring—not to share. A physical force of nature, this young man. And yet, so much confusion, suffering, pain, so much pain caused in loved ones—I guess that’s it: even from the height of fame and money and power and dominance—without a tamed mind, we can’t be champions of our own life.


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


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