16 Empowering Beliefs To Live By Today

16 Empowering Beliefs To Live By Today

16 Empowering Beliefs to Live By Today   Your experiences are shaped by your thinking. Even obstacles have a value when you can see it. You can develop convictions that will help you to feel happier and achieve more, regardless of the situation.     Consider these empowering beliefs that you can start using today to transform your life through the power of positive thinking.   Empowering Beliefs to Make You Smile   I understand my potential. You can achieve amazing results when you put your mind to it. Feel excited about reaching your true potential. I count my blessings. List each thing that you have to be grateful for. Remember to include the smaller items, like warm socks or tart cranberries. Expressing your appreciation reminds you of how rich you are. I learn from mistakes. You can make setbacks work for you by focusing on the lessons that they contain. Flubbing one job interview can teach you how to ace the next one. I find meaning in...
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Life is Short, Break All The Rules

Life is Short, Break All The Rules

Rules are made to be broken. All our lives, we've lived by the rules created by other people, whether it's our parents, teachers, or employers, you can't swing a dead cat without hitting someone else's rules. As a kid, we were taught to learn and obey them. There were rewards for following the rules and punishments for breaking them. The problem is, we get so caught up in the reward and punishment mindset that most of us don't ever learn what rules are good for us and which ones hold us back. Thus we end up with a society of mindless drones, going about their business day to day, working hard to stay quiet and in the middle of the herd. What a crappy life. In order to live a full life, there's a few things you need to do. Study The Rules You cannot build a fulfilling life if you don't know what the operating system is. [Tweet theme="tweet-box-normal-blue"]Know the rules, so you can break them effectively -...
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Growth Should Inspire You, Not Frighten You

Growth Should Inspire You, Not Frighten You

Personal growth is a scary thing. It means leaving behind a comfortable life and stepping into the unknown. Growth leaves behind the average and known and requires you to step out in faith that all will work out. You know where you are and where you want to be. It's that space in between that can be terrifying.   Like most people you have dreams and goals, yet you lack the plans on how to get from A to B. That's ok. It's perfectly normal. The trick is to be inspired by the possibility of great accomplishments rather than be terrified by the possibility of failure. As Tony Robbins says: [Tweet theme="tweet-box-normal-blue"]Big problems and great achievements both come from little thoughts.[/Tweet] The question becomes, then, which thoughts are you going to let drive your growth? Will you let little thoughts of fear and failure keep you stuck where you are? Or will you let little thoughts of how great your life can be inspire you...
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3 Simple Ways To Deal With Toxic Family

3 Simple Ways To Deal With Toxic Family

Toxic family can be the most potent poison. From the time you're born, your family, their words, actions, and beliefs shape the person you become. Some of this is intentional, and most of it is totally unintentional. In fact, it falls under the umbrella of "we've always done it that way". Your parent's beliefs were shaped by their parents, and their parent's beliefs were shaped by their parents, and so on and so on. Now, while your beliefs, and that bullshit story we all tell ourselves, was formed by our families at a very early age, that doesn't mean that you can just lay all the blame at their feet for the way your life turned out. As you got older, and your knowledge of the world around you expanded, you became more and more responsible for making your own decisions. So, let's assume for the moment that you've identified your toxic beliefs and are making progress towards changing and eliminating them....
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