If you’re a fan of Charles Dickens, you know that great expectations can lead to house fires and being pursued by escaped convicts. The consequences are usually more subtle in real life, but managing your expectations can make you happier and more successful.
Cinderella is one of the most popular fairy tales of all time. Children and adults love to hear about the magical night when a hard working young woman triumphs over her mean stepsisters.
Being able to figure out what motivates you will be a real benefit throughout your life. Once you know what brings you inspiration, you can draw from this list to keep you going whenever you need a boost.
Mornings can be a tough part of the day. We don’t want to get up, and most of us certainly don’t want to go to work. But mornings are important. A good morning is the most important step to ensuring that you have a good day.
Unless you’re a Buddhist monk, you encounter distractions from time to time that minimize your effectiveness in getting your work done. The big question is how to defeat this tendency. How can you make use of the Internet constructively without falling victim to its distractive qualities?
Do you struggle with reaching your goals? One thing that makes goals so difficult to achieve is that it’s hard to stay focused enough to keep working towards them.
Below you will find 8 affirmations that you can write out on post-it notes, in your journal, on your bathroom mirror with lipstick. Whatever it takes for you to be able to say these things back to yourself… so that you too can say “Change Your Thoughts & You’ll Change Your Life!”
It’s impossible to enjoy life at the highest level without being fully aware of the present moment. Life can only be lived in the present. Often our minds are preoccupied with multiple things, none of which is occurring right now.
Happiness is one of life’s simplest concepts, yet it’s sometimes difficult to come by. You’ve probably gone through times when you wondered why your life is less than happy. Seekers of happiness sometimes overlook basic ideas.
I look forward to each day and the opportunities it provides. Each day is a gift that brings pleasant surprises and possibilities. It is my job to make the most of those opportunities and possibilities. I am willing to do my part to have an amazing day.