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Overcoming Fear and Taking Action: You Can Make History

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself” -Franklin D. Roosevelt.

The outcome of today has yet to be determined, therefore it doesn’t exist yet.

Do not fear what doesn’t exist.

“Everything you want is on the other side of fear” -Jack Canfield

“Nothing is impossible to the one who believes.”

Today, your impossible is waiting to be done!

Start with the tree in front of you, and the forest will follow. You’re not just tackling a task; you’re rewriting your story, one moment, one swing at a time.

“Thinking will not overcome fear, but action will” -W. Clement Stone

YOU get to determine the outcome of today by what YOU do with every moment YOU have.

Take a deep breath, trust your training, and give yourself to the moment.

“The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.” -Steve Jobs

BELIEVE in who you are and go make history!!!

Keywords: Fear, Action, Belief

Action Item:

Take a moment to identify one thing you've been fearing or hesitating to pursue. Break it down into smaller, manageable steps, and commit to taking the first step today. Remember, action is the antidote to fear, and by taking that first step, you're already on your way to achieving your goals!

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January 11, 20243 min read

Navigating Life's Storms: Lessons in Resilience and Growth

Daily Value - 1/10/24

Never fear a storm.

For “A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor” -Benjamin Franklin

“The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.” -Vincent Van Gogh

"A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for." -John A. Shedd

“Dignity of human nature requires that we must face the storms of life.” -Mahatma Ghandi

For “He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life." -Muhammad Ali

Sometimes “Storms don't come to teach us painful lessons, rather they were meant to wash us clean." -Shannon L. Alder

So, persevere through life's tempests, understanding that each challenge is not just an obstacle, but a catalyst for growth and renewal.

“If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm.” -Mahatma Gandhi

Summary: This post emphasizes the power of positive thinking in achieving success and creating opportunities. It suggests that focusing on possibilities, rather than problems, opens the door to more opportunities. The post underlines the necessity of believing in oneself as a precursor to success and highlights the transformative impact of replacing negative thoughts with positive ones. It also touches on the concept of positivity as a reciprocal force, suggesting that what we give out in terms of thoughts and actions comes back to us.

Common Words:

  • Positive Thinking: Highlights the importance of maintaining a positive outlook to enhance performance and achieve better results.

  • Opportunities and Possibilities: Emphasizes focusing on opportunities and possibilities rather than dwelling on problems.

  • Belief and Success: Stresses the need for self-belief as a foundational step towards achieving success.

Today's Action "Homework" Items:

  1. Identify a recent problem or challenge and consciously reframe it into an opportunity or learning experience.

  2. Practice giving out positive comments or actions to others and observe the impact it has on your own state of mind and on those around you.

Suggested Readings Related to the Famous Authors:

  • "See You at the Top" by Zig Ziglar - Provides insights into positive thinking and goal setting for personal and professional success.

  • "Zorba the Greek" by Nikos Kazantzakis - A novel that explores the pursuit of happiness and the power of a positive outlook on life.

  • "The Power of Positive Thinking" by Norman Vincent Peale - A guide to transforming one’s life through positive thinking and faith.

  • "The Autobiography of Willie Nelson: The Facts of Life and Other Dirty Jokes" - Offers a personal perspective on positivity and overcoming life's challenges.

  • "Tough Times Never Last, But Tough People Do!" by Robert Schuller - Discusses resilience and positivity in the face of adversity.

  • "The Notebook" by Elbert Hubbard - Contains thoughts and essays on various subjects, including the importance of positivity.

Famous Authors:

  • Zig Ziglar (1926-2012): An American author, salesman, and motivational speaker known for his powerful messages on success and positive living.

  • Nikos Kazantzakis (1883-1957): A Greek writer, celebrated for his novels, which often explore existential themes.

  • Willie Nelson (born 1933): An American musician, actor, and activist known for his positive outlook and resilience.

  • Robert Schuller (1926-2015): An American Christian televangelist, pastor, and motivational speaker, known for his emphasis on positive thinking.

  • Elbert Hubbard (1856-1915): An American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher known for his writings on self-sufficiency and positive attitude.

Until tomorrow.


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