How to Turn Setbacks into Comebacks

Season #1 Episode #112

Favorite quotes of the episode: 

“Life is like seasons, you are going to have some ups and downs.”

“A setback is a comeback.”

“Tough Times don’t last, but Tough People do.”

“You must learn how to be the referee in your life, you need to know when to take a time out.”

“The fear comes when you really aren’t being you, the fear comes when you lack the confidence…and confidence doesn’t happen overnight.”

“Your job is what you get paid for, but your calling is what you are made for.”

“Have a spirit of gratitude, change your attitude, because your attitude, determines your altitude.”

“If you achieve something and you lose it, you can always get it back.”

“Be a warrior, not a worrier.”

“It doesn’t matter how much money you make, it’s how much you keep.”

Episode Overview

In this episode, I talk with Rory Douglas. He is a Financial Educator, High Performance Life Coach, and an International Best Selling Author.

He has over 25 years of experience in the Financial Industry. Rory has a passion for helping people pursue their purpose in life and has a great love for humanity, social justice technology, and artificial Intelligence.

Today, he supports individuals in answering the questions: “Who Am I, What do I want, and How do I get it? Douglas is a Master Coach who combines life coaching with the principles of spiritual psychology. He is passionate about supporting people out of suffering and limitation and into fulfillment.

Bottom line: he helps people get “over it and on with it!” He is Best Selling Author of the recent book "Cracking the Rich Code", and also the author of books like “Fear to Freedom”, “The Power to Get Wealth: No Money Required” and “Artificial Intelligence.”



  • What inspired Rory’s unique career path.
  • How Rory helps busy professionals bridge the gap from what they dream about to what they think is possible.
  • Top principles or strategies that you believe are the biggest game-changers to getting back on track financially and overcoming 2:1, debt: income ratios.
  • The 80/20 rule


5 Questions Segment

Q1. We know that the most successful and happy people have a morning routine, what do you do each morning or evening that sets your day up for success? Meditation.

Q2. What's your definition of Success? Know who you are and where you are.

Q3. What's your definition of Happiness? Knowing self, being excited about self, and having a passion to spread joy, peace, and happiness with others.

Q4. What do you know now that you wish you would have known 10 years ago? To take more advantage of the time that I had.

Q5. What do you think is the biggest issue facing busy professionals today? Being busy, doing other people’s business.



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