I stumbled upon this while reading something else. Very inspiring article. Enjoy the read
The main problem - or the main goal, depending upon your point of view - is to find inspiration at the simplest level of the everyday life.
I think that all these exceptional-motivational-optimistic-wise-comforting examples dished out in Richard Branson style had their day.
It would be time to return to take inspiration from normal examples, possibly from our neighbours and peers, if it were not for the fact that in this society the neighbours to talk to seem to have disappeared.