Because everyone truly is beautiful in their own way and no one deserves to feel shamed about their bodily appearance or mental acuity, New Jersey-based photographer Jess Fielder shot a photo series that enables women to confront critical comments they’ve heard about their bodies and strive to overcome them in empowering self-portraits.
Life will throw you challenges that you have to overcome in order to achieve your goals. Some will test your patience. Some will test your perseverance. But they will all build your character.
“Your calling must eclipse your circumstance, or you will go back to being who you were. Whenever what is in front of you becomes more important than what was behind you, you will always get a way.” T.D. Jakes
There’s something that beats deep in the heart of most people. Once they can tap into that they will find their life’s work and nothing will ever be the same again.
“But in the end, the most important thing is what’s the purpose of your life? Why are you here? Everything on earth has a purpose and you do too. That purpose provides an inner drive that once you tap into it can give your life immense fulfillment” Tony Robbins
What’s holding you back or keeping you stuck in a cycle that makes your life harder?
See, the main teachings in the Secret is to put the power of positive belief behind the thoughts surrounding what you most want in your life. To use creative visualizations to keep your subconscious mind focused on being open to accepting these things into your life.
What does it take to achieve some of the goals you’re aiming at? It will take a development of your skill and a dedication to tasks at hand. It will take being hungry and committed. It will take going out in life and taking no excuses.
“The separation of talent and skill is one of the greatest misunderstood concepts for people who are trying to excel, who have dreams, that want to do things. Talent you have naturally. Skill is only developed by hours and hours and hours of beating on your craft.” Will Smith
So, what’s the point of relationships? Are they really all only a, “you scratch my back and I’ll scratch yours” deal? Well, yes…sometimes that’s exactly the sole purpose of a relationship. But all of them? Definitely not.
What’s driving you to live out your potential. You’ve got to have an underlying feeling of faith that will take you through life’s hills and valleys.
“What had been the focus of my entire adult life was gone and it was devastating. Sometimes life is going to hit you over the head with a brick, don’t lose faith. Not religion but faith.” Steve Jobs
We are living in intense times, constantly bombarded with negative news of mass shootings, war, and tragedies. It can be easy to get caught up in it all and fall into a sort of helplessness. It takes tremendous courage to love and stay open. If we aren’t careful, it’s easy to let the events of […]
“Power in life doesn’t come from using your muscle, but it comes from using your mind.” Learn to appreciate every moment in life and use failure as a vehicle towards success.
You’ve got to believe in your own skills and talents and express yourself fully. That’s the start of you doing something beautiful in this world.
“When I look around, I always learn something, that is to be always yourself; and to express yourself, to have faith in yourself.” Bruce Lee
The principles of the law of attraction are that like attracts like. It is by focusing on positive or negative thoughts that one can bring about positive or negative results.
“I’m here to plant a seed today, a seed that will inspire you to move forward in life with enthusiastic hearts and a clear sense of wholeness. The question is will that seed have a chance to take root.” Jim Carrey
Even Oksana Chusovitina’s son wants to know how long the ageless gymnast will keep competing [in the Olympic Games]. And he gets the same answer as everyone else. “Wait and see, honey,” Chusovitina said with a sly smile. The 41-year-old was on the floor for a record seventh Olympic Games on Sunday. To put that in better perspective, one of the gymnasts competing in her rotation was Croatia’s Ana Derek, born in September 1998 – two months before Chusovitina’s 17-year-old son, Alisher.
Sometimes you have to learn to follow your heart, even when you don’t know where exactly life is taking you. It’s this intuitive attitude to trust life will take you to your destiny even in uncertainty and through the unknown that will bring you the fortune you need.
“You can’t connect the dots looking forward. You can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future.” Steve Jobs