Persist in Pushing Through Obstacles

You’ve got things that matter to you. You’ve got dreams, goals and your own small steps to take to make your goals happen. Persist in pushing through obstacles! Obstacles happen. Obstacles are part of life. When something matters to you, not giving up is what you’ve got to do to make it happen. That’s not…

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Organize Things That Fit Well

You’re working on self improvement. You’ve got dreams. You’ve chosen goals. You’re taking action in the steps toward your goals. Organize things that fit well. Organize the things you’re doing for self improvement into actions that fit well together. Your small steps can form a routine that you enjoy. When you build a routine, it’s…

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Being Patient Through Growth

Trust yourself as you grow. Be patient. When you decide what matters to you and take steps toward that, there will be bumps. Being patient through growth helps. When you decide what matters to you, you can work toward making what matters central to your life. You can put goals in place. Goals help you…

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Choosing Not This Present Moment

You’re doing your small steps to your goal. But you can’t keep going today. Sometimes you’ve got to gracefully accept defeat. Choosing not this present moment. That’s acceptance. Acceptance hurts. Acceptance is hard. After all, it feels good to set yourself a meaningful goal. It feels good to take small steps toward your goal. You…

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Simplify Because Life Gets Complicated

Is what matters getting run over by other stuff? Can you even tell anymore? What can you do to make today a bit easier? Simplify because life gets complicated. What do you care about? Is that what you’re doing? The importance of having steps planned can be seen most clearly when what matters to you…

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Gratitude Gives You Healing Energy

Gratitude’s an interesting thing. Gratitude energizes you. Gratitude influences your attitude. It’s a choice, not a feeling. Gratitude gives you healing energy. Gratitude is an interesting phenomenon. It can lead to positive emotions. It can result in happiness. But gratitude is not about fixing a bad situation. In some ways, gratitude doesn’t even change anything.…

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We Gain Gifts From Adversity

It’s hard to recognize during times when adversity is hitting you hard, but we gain gifts from adversity. You learn to simplify life to what matters to you. In better times, you can look back to more difficult times and be able to see good things that have come out of trials you’ve suffered. For…

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Nurture Yourself Beyond Challenges

How do you nurture yourself? You’re vulnerable! When life delivers challenges, it’s important to take good care of yourself. Nurture yourself beyond challenges. You’re vulnerable. All human beings are vulnerable! When challenges appear in your life, that’s when you’re more apt to notice that you are vulnerable. And you might not feel good about that…

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Think Big and Explore Possible Paths

Small steps are powerful. When you repeat small steps over a lifetime you can accomplish more than you may think possible. Think big and explore possible paths. Small steps are powerful. The power is in the choice of the step and in the repetition over time. And therein lies the problem. You see the results…

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How You Move Forward Daily

You can move forward today! If you don’t have a way to move forward, simply add a new, smaller, clearer goal. Taking small steps is how you move forward daily. One challenge in life is to become the best version of yourself. That requires ongoing effort. When you make the effort, you can move forward…

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