An 18th century British statesman, Lord Chesterfield, well-known for his wise quips said, "When a man wants your advice, he generally wants your praise"....
At various times in our lives, we tend to feel the need to sit back and take a look at how things are going. It’s like a status check or personal check-up from the inside out... time to reevaluate our own perspectives.
We create our reality - our actual environment - through our thoughts. Yes, in fact, we build our lives minute by minute through the energy (and resulting actions) of the thoughts and attitudes we are most focused on.
The most important thing you can do in the face of failure or harsh judgment is to hold on even tighter to the principles you know to be true. Make it a personal value to begin anew each day.
Have you ever had the feeling that stuff just doesn’t change? Every day, it’s the same thing over and over and you don’t seem to really be getting anywhere? I’ve often felt like a rat who’s running through a maze, racing to get a nibble of cheese only to be placed back on the starting line to do it all over again. It takes us doing something different than what we’ve done before to attain something different than we have now.
I’m sure we have all been critical and harsh at times in our lives, but we usually feel really bad about our behavior and try to make amends when we hurt others. Unfortunately, there are many people in the world who seem to enjoy hurting others and they will go to any means to cause suffering and even destroy others...
Do you tend to put something off when you really could or should be getting it done now? Learn how to overcome procrastination.
Knowing which way you're headed, making frequent reviews of your progress and small adjustments as needed, there is no journey too long or destination too far. No goal is too high for you to reach if have a plan!