Three Quotes That Can Change Your Life Forever
This blog is about the three most recent quotes posted to the Uplifting Quotes Page.
A page designed for myself and my readers to visit whenever we are in need of inspiration, wisdom, insight, or all three.
Sometimes we need a little juice to get the engines going, having some insightful wisdom dumped on you can be the spark you need!
Here are three quotes that have helped shape who I am today.
You Have the Power to Create
“People who make it in life look around for what they want, and if they don’t find it, they create it.”—George Bernard Shaw
This quote really resonated with me a few months back and was exactly what I needed to motivate me in starting my online business’.
It touches on the 3 key attributes of all leaders.
- See things for exactly as they are
- See things as being better than they are
- Taking action and making things better than they are
If there is something in your life that you truly want, create it.
Opportunity doesn’t come knocking on your door, you bust opportunity’s door down and say “look what I created for the world,” I promise you, opportunity will reward you.
Realize that everything in your life, good and bad, is there because you created it.
If you don’t like where you live, move, you’re not a tree.
If you think you’re stupid, pick up a book and change it.
If you think you’re fat, get off your ass, move, learn how to properly breath, how to properly eat and create an alkaline body.
Life’s a Journey, Not a Destination
“Focus on the journey not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.”—Greg Anderson
This was another quote that really pushed me in the direction I am going today.
Picture this, a junior in college, half way through a degree that he didn’t really feel passionate about, infact that he didn’t even want to use when he graduated, and the only thing keeping him going was the false perception that as long as I have a diploma, he’s set.
If you guess, unfulfilled, unhappy, and lacking focused, Ding Ding Ding, you’re right!
I only focused on the destination, completely overlooking the present moment and on enjoying the journey.
After much planning I decided to leave school and peruse self-education.
Today I am making more money, living happier, and on a path that lights my fire and makes me want to live more of life.
If you want to learn about how to start your own journey of fulfillment and success check out this article -> What Does An Extraordinary Life Look Like To You <-
The Behavior Chain
“Sow a thought and you reap an action; sow an act and you reap a habit; sow a habit and you reap a character; sow a character and you reap a destiny.”—Ralph Waldo Emerson
This quote says it all, what we hold in our minds—pictures, sounds, and ideas—is precisely what we will experience.
Our thoughts are like seeds, the thought seeds you plant turn into the actions you take.
Your actions, when performed consistently, turn into habits.
We are what we habitually do, because our habits show what our character is.
Your character is ultimately what creates the direction your destiny moves in.
Be the watcher and guider of your mind.
Plant seeds of optimism, success, and love.
The True Power
The true power in these words of wisdom comes in you acting on anything that moved you!
Action is POWER!
If there is something you want, get out there and get it!
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