“The greatest success starts with a simple belief that you can. Believe that you can and you will!”
We were taught, by default, to believe that life is difficult, that we have to work our fingers to the bone just for pittance. We have to work harder not smarter. We were taught by example that relationships are difficult. That life is a struggle. That some people are lucky and some aren’t.
And somehow we believed those things and guess what happened, they were true.
Life got difficult.
It got harder to make money.
Relationships don’t always work out the way they should.
We don’t feel like we’re good enough and we don’t think that we can succeed and of course we doubt that things will ever get better.
Here is my challenge today: Change Your Thinking to Change Your Life
Think instead that life can be easy and fun.
That it is not that hard to make money.
That you can meet your soul mate and live the life you really want to live.
That you are good enough and you can succeed.
And of course that things will get better no matter what the circumstances are right now.
All of it is possible when you believe.
See the thing is, you have an incredible power within you and once you direct that power you’ll be able to have more, be more, achieve more and live with passion while doing what you really love- no matter what that is. The only reason you’re probably not where you want to be in life is because you’ve been conditioned to accept the limiting beliefs and thoughts of the people around you; your family, friends, environment, etc., and if keeps you there; limited!
So what do to do?
Change the thoughts and change those beliefs and you can change your life. Direct your mind to create what you really want. Start by creating new beliefs, new thoughts and getting rid of the limiting beliefs and limiting thoughts. Start rethinking things. That means you no longer accept that you can’t because you can. Believe that you can do anything that you put your mind to.
When you believe that you can achieve whatever goal you set out to achieve, you will. Look at what you have already achieved and believe that you can do that much more if you put your mind to it.
Change your thinking and change your life. “The greatest success starts with a single step and a simple belief that you can. Believe that you can and you will.”
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Catherine Tyson is the author of I’m Somebody’s Mama and host of the Lighten Up Show With Catherine Tyson on Cayman 27.