Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Honor the awesomeness



"I’d gone through life believing in the strength and competence of others; never in my own. Now, dazzled, I discovered that my capacities were real. It was like finding a fortune in the lining of an old coat."
-- Joan Mills

"People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success."
-- Norman Vincent Peale

"We cannot rise higher than our thought of ourselves."
-- Orison Swett Marden



Imagine that you are awesome just as you are . . . believe it . . . you are!  Free yourself from those chains that bind you . . . enjoy the freedom to become an even more awesome person.

Many of us have been or are guilty of beating ourselves up for not being good enough, not doing enough . . . blah blah blah.  Rather than focusing on what you are not doing right, switch the emphasis to all that you do that is a blessing to others . . . what you are doing right.

Norman Vincent Peale said it best in one of the featured quotes . . . believing in yourself is the first secret of success.  Have enough faith in yourself to know that you can do anything that you want to do!








4 comments:

ShanimalsCrackers.blogspot.com said...

Good advice. I've been trying to figure out exactly who I am and comparing myself to others definitely doesn't work. And, plus, I should try and embrace my weirdness.

Madison said...

I can relate to the first quote, so true. Love Norman Vincent Peale, I have been reading his books since I was 16:)

Thanks!!

Madison

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