21 Feb Working towards a better you? Avoid using these 3 words…
I hope some of you are happy with who you are and where you’re at. In fact I’m sure some of you are.
But at the same time, I’m sure many of you (like me) are trying to be better.
Even if we’re already happy and successful, many of us would like even more happiness and success. And I don’t mean this in a greedy, never satisfied way; just that happiness is a constant journey, something we need to continually fine tune and work on.
So, if like me you’re working towards a better you then keep reading because there are a few things you should never say to yourself…
via Inc.com by Peter Economy
“If we understood the power of our thoughts, we would guard them more closely. If we understood the awesome power of our words, we would prefer silence to almost anything negative. In our thoughts and words, we create our own weaknesses and our own strengths. Our limitations and joys begin in our hearts. We can always replace negative with positive.” — Betty Eadie
Words matter. They have the power to heal, and have the power to wound.
And who they affect is not just others, by the way — your words can affect you, too.
You should not only avoid speaking negatively about yourself to yourself, but you must also be careful about the words you use when approaching new goals. Here are the words and phrases you should avoid when setting goals or dreaming of a better you.
Live in the present. Is it productive or effective to always think about “someday?” You may feel good for the moment, when you proclaim that “one day” you will be successful, or “one day” you will have accomplished your dream. But don’t forget that in order to get to that someday, you will have to put in the work today…
…keep reading the full & original article HERE