Live A Life That Matters

“The greatest legacy we can leave behind is a memory of a life lived fully

and honorably, a life dedicated to being the best we can.”


~  Lou Holtz



 ~ David Bancroft Johnson

Live a life that matters


Being a REAL man is about striving for excellence in every aspect of life. 

It is about always doing your very best to reach your full potential in this world.  Living a life that matters means striving to maximize your life, by making the most of your talents, opportunities, and potential to impact others in a positive way. 

         Being a REAL man is about investing yourself in your own success, and more importantly, in the success of others.  Being a real man is about maximizing your life, as well as the lives of those around you.  It is about making a constant and consistent effort to give the world your best, and it is about doing all that you can to help bring out the best in others as well.

         Being a REAL man means understanding that life is all about relationships.  It’s no accident that we were put on this Earth with one another.  If we were meant to live selfishly and on our own, then we would have been put here by ourselves.

         A REAL man knows that the two greatest things in life are to love and

to be loved. Therefore, he works hard to cultivate and maintain meaningful relationships.  A REAL man strives to be a leader of both himself and others, to be a role model for others, and to be a positive presence in other people’s lives.  A REAL man tries to set an example worth following and strives to live a life worth emulating. 



         Living a life that matters means living respectfully, responsibly, and honorably.  It means dedicating yourself to a life of personal excellence and social significance.  Living a life that matters is about going above and beyond the individual confines of your own life, in order to reach out and help enhance the lives of those around you. It is about positively affecting other people’s lives and leaving your mark on the world in which you live. Simply put, living a life that matters means doing your best, and giving your best,

to live well and to live right.







Live well and live right.

You only live once. 

But, if you live well and if you live right…

Then once is exactly enough.




We are all part of something that is bigger than ourselves. 

Live a life that matters.


  R espect all people,  

  E specially women.

  A lways do the right thing.

  L ive a life that matters.







© Copyright ~ Frank DiCocco ~ 2010





 Live  for  Something


Greater than Yourself.

    Be  a  REAL  Man!