If you are in the midst of challenging times, know that there is nothing wrong. You didn’t do your visualizations incorrectly, not think enough positive thoughts, or not meditate enough. Consider that life is giving you the opportunity to let go of what is no longer in alignment with your highest most authentic self.
After watching these films, watching their opponents, watching their styles, watching how they fought, watching the footwork and their speed; my critics will admit that I am the fastest heavyweight in the history of boxing with feet and hands.” Ali
Our spirit is drawn into newness and growth experiences while our body will often find these things downright scary, and seek to avoid them all together. So, to truly grow and evolve, we need to work with the scared, human aspect of ourselves and consistently take committed, courageous action.
We live very short life spans relative to the age of the universe. Hence, we should try and find our purpose and then live it out to the best of our abilities. Step outside yourself, loosen any fears and go after your dreams.
“When you step into your fears and continue to push yourself to go on, something happens for you. It will enable you to transcend yourself.” Les Brown
Watch this stunningly beautiful drone footage of a paddleboarder’s encounter with two whales shot just off Fourth Beach near Esperance, a coastal town in Western Australia.
Your past doesn’t determine your future unless you allow it. You are not a victim and have the power to create an inspired future. Your choice is in each moment. It’s not your past that matters as much as your choices in the present moment. It’s what you choose today that will determine your tomorrow. It’s how you choose to see what has happened to you in your past that will determine your freedom.
Life will make you become courageous sometimes based off the circumstances. Encourage yourself to dismiss the fear in your life and stretch more. You can always achieve more.
“If I’m going to fall, I don’t want to fall back on anything except my faith. I wanna fall forward. I figure at least this way, I’ll see what I’m going to hit. Fall forward!” Denzel Washington
Gratitude is a high vibrational emotion. Have you ever been so grateful for something that it nearly brought you to tears? Maybe you just witnessed the birth of your child, just got offered the promotion, or just found the love of your life. So why does gratitude make you happy? Consider the following:
Gratitude is a high vibrational emotion. Have you ever been so grateful for something that it nearly brought you to tears? Maybe you just witnessed the birth of your child, just got offered the promotion, or just found the love of your life.
Since commitment-phobes tend to think of all commitment as bad. For this discussion, I’m going to separate the “good” from the “bad” and only talk about commitment to something that is good for your mind, body and/or soul. These kinds of commitments lead to true freedom.
In order to push yourself towards success there are some key ingredients. You have to work diligently and you have to be resilient. Hear as 50 Cent talks about his road to success in music.
“No matter how much you feel like you’re prepared for something, it never happens on your time, like when you think you’re ready. It always happens when it’s supposed to happen because the period that you feel ready and people are not acknowledging the material like you think they should cause it’s good, is the time you develop skin thick enough to survive when it does work.” 50 Cent
It’s unconditional prayer, the practice of communicating with the Divine for the more connection, service and surrender. Unconditional prayer is the anti-thesis of “shopping list” praying where we tell the Divine what we want and when we want it.
Henze, a 2004 Athens silver medalist, was a registered organ donor, and his family approved for the hospital to go through with the donations. There were four critically ill patients that were in dire need of transplants in the Rio de Janeiro hospital and his heart, liver, and both kidneys were successfully transplanted.
Spend some time each day building yourself up and working on your mind. The ability to keep working on yourself can increase your motivation daily. This is something within you that causes you to expand your mind and achieve more.
“I want everybody to think about some goals and dreams that you’d like to achieve. You represent a small number, just a small number of people that would take the time to carve out some time to hear something that can help them to live their dreams.” Les Brown