Courage: Optimism in The Face of Adversity

Courage is all it takes in creating and maintaining positive mindset and remain optimistic despite all we are facing in life. Smiles and frowns, up and down are what makes the world go round. It takes courage to get rid of negativity in all its forms. Life is not static, Nature keeps evolving progressively. As human, we are born to be happy and not to be perfect and we ought to utilize the happiness advantage to be courageous enough to live a happy, successful and wonderful fulfilled life that we always aspire.

There was a certain time in my life when I have nothing to my name but family love, Still I have to look after myself so as to meet my needs, I woke up every day with no certainty of breakfast, it mostly turn into brunch if the chance of getting one came late and I sometimes bought meal on credit with the hope to pay before evening in order to get the next morning if need be. I got one jeans, couple of shirts which I always kept clean to be covering my nakedness and one pair of sandal, I hit the street early every morning being optimistic.

So with hope, courage and confidence I was living my life and things are working out good and I could see a bigger picture of a better future. Here I am today sharing my life experiences to make someone’s life better. My life is not perfect but I am grateful for all I have and still hoping for better future. My life is limitless, the future I was seeing then is my present life and am still foreseeing another future. Courage is the fuel of my being and I am using it towards achieving my goals and to approach all aspects of my life in general.

Don’t let the fear of what could happen paralyze your being, make proper use of your courage. Utilize your courage when necessary and you will experience a fulfilled life. As human, you are superior to your life’s circumstances, Courage is what makes human resilient to combat and triumph over life circumstances; Courage is what motivates you to be successful in life.

So, I implore you that are reading this to summon your courage, it is innate and you have to work towards building it up to its peak in order to be very useful for you in all your endeavours in life. Courage is the lifeblood of your existence, you really need it to survive and thrive in life. You are god in your own right and you are the master of your own destiny; all you need to do is to summon your courage to create and live a wonderful fulfilled life.

Moving Out of Your Comfort Zone to Achieve Success

Reaching for success with great courage and resilience is the best choice for a human. If you are beginning to feel like the hassle of being successful in life is too much of a challenge for you, fear not, you have all it takes. It may be difficult at first, since you are used to the way you live your life. I implore you not to buy into conformity because it’s a strong force to overcome. Below are the stories of notable people that found success after choosing to step outside the box.

Glance Through Few Success Stories of People You May Recognize:

A mother, divorced and attending school to do better for herself and her children, decided to write a book while she was living on welfare and attempting to complete school. The book turned into a series, where people waited impatiently outside bookstores for midnight releases.
The series? – Harry Potter.
Her name is Joanne Rowling. Fans know her by her pen name J.K. Rowling. She is now a billionaire.

A college dropout wrote a novel, which was rejected by publishers. When it was finally accepted, it was not well received, so the author moved to Vietnam to teach English. The man then enlisted in the Army and was involved in action that resulted in him receiving two Purple Hearts. Following that experience, the man began creating films that landed him three Oscars.
The man? – Oliver Stone.
He created a lot of war-focused works, like Platoon, Natural Born Killers and Born on the Fourth of July.

An individual attempted close to 20 jobs, being fired from all of them, before he went on to create a franchise that rakes in untold amounts of profit from its 18,000 locations.
The franchise? – Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC).
The entrepreneur? – Colonel Harland Sanders

A man helped start a business in a garage, got booted out of the business when it became super successful and watched it fall into ruin. He forced his way back in and brought that business back to being one of the top technology creators in the world.
His name? – Steve Jobs.
The company? – Apple.

I implore you to banish all sorts of conformism in your life, step out of your comfort zone and think outside the box. You are the master of your own destiny and you are god in your own right. Never think your ideas are silly because you are a creator that can make something out of nothing, you are born and endowed with unlimited potentials. Never give up on yourself or your goals, failure is opportunity for growth and setback is a success in disguise; the only time you fail is when you give up.

I implore and challenge you to unleash your innate potentials, be autonomous, work on mastery, find your purpose in life; you will be happy and successful in life and experience a wonderful fulfilled life.

(Credits goes to T. Whitmore for the short success stories)

Working Your Way To Greatness

If you can clearly see the vision, you should be able to set the mission and work on them without omission, then you will see your dreams coming true. All it takes are motivation and inspiration to continue without giving up on the way, to walk the journey of greatness in this 21st century world you need MAP: Mastery – Autonomy – Purpose.

You must plan, because a goal without a plan is just a mere wish and if you fail to plan, you’ve plan to fail. set your goals accordingly: short, medium and long term and if you work on them with honesty and pride; you will see your visions coming into reality.

Success if not given, it is to be attained. It won’t come to you at home where you sit down, you have to set out for it. You must give all it takes to achieve success in life. Greatness is not cheap to attain, you have to work hard for it, fight for it, with focus, tenacity and perseverance; you must be resilient when it comes to achieving greatness.

You are born to be great, but that is just a perk of being human, because every human being were born full of potentials. So to detect those potentials that some called gifts, sacrifices has to be made in form of time and practice, then inspiration to continue. Nobody can take you there but yourself, you just have to choose: how will you go, who will go with you and when you want to go on this journey of greatness.

But most are left to be done by you, because you’re the master of your own destiny, you are god in your own right and if you take your journey of greatness serious, you will succeed; and you will experience a wonderful fulfilled life.

Stop Contemplating Over a Problem

Hello, what’s wrong with you my friend? Please rest that hand below your jaw and stop being Rodin’s “The Thinker”. Believe that everything happens for a reason and you are made to overcome any problems you may face in life. Those life tests you called problems will give you more experience about life. You will become wiser, stronger and also have diverse perspective of life.

You can never be given a problem bigger than yourself. Just be strong and believe that you will get over it. “Tough times doesn’t last but tough people does”. You are more than a conqueror, you are the master of your own destiny, you are born to be great and never forget that you are god in your own right.

It is good to think but it is better to channel your energy of thinking on something cogent. Always cultivate and maintain positive mindset instead of those that will bring you down. State of mind is not actually made for humans, that’s why we usually get lost whenever we spend too much time there or try live in there.

“So much to be an optimist who get disappointed than being a pessimist without hope” Think about your strengths and think about how you can use those strengths in achieving your goals and aspirations. It’s good to know your weaknesses as it will help you get better but don’t waste your time contemplating on perfecting them because that’s what makes you who you are. You can’t be perfect because no one has ever been.

“One of the happiest moment in life is when you get the courage to let go of what you can’t change” Life is under no obligation to be perfect to anybody but you still have to live life as if it’s perfect, this is the only life you are given and you must live it to the fullest by creating your own utopia while you still have your being.

Live healthy, eat and drink what’s good for you, do that which makes you happy and never allow austerity to knock you out of this precious life you were given. “You may not always end up where you thought you were going. But you will always end up where you are meant to be”.

Live A Fulfilled Life With Self-compassion

Don’t be so hard on yourself, no matter what you are going through in this life, I knew you never ask for anything bad in your life, but remember that this life you’ve got is a gift because you didn’t ask to be born and your birth is the greatest phenomenon in your life’s history, that’s why you should always be grateful for the gift of life; even if you have nothing to your name.

Don’t be so hard on yourself, everyone has their various glitches, those things that makes life seems imperfect to them but the way everyone deal with those hassles are different. Life is under no circumstances to be perfect but you must live it like it is perfect, you are born to be happy not perfect. So, I implore you to utilize that happiness advantage to be glad, stay classy and be grateful.

Don’t be so hard on yourself, you must be glad and grateful always, no matter what your situation is, you don’t have all the problems in the world. Banish thoughts of self-harm, suicide and fear, they are the worst things that can happen to you. Be assertive, love and accept yourself for who you are and always stay real; you are destined to be great.

Don’t be so hard on yourself, to err is human. Forgive yourself and move on with your life. Failure is an opportunity for growth, no matter how much you fail, you will eventually gain something in return. You can’t lose, is either you win or you learn. The more your failure the greater your success will be; just don’t give up on yourself and your goals in life.

Don’t be so hard on yourself, you are not what the world is calling you, even you are greater than what you can imagine, it takes a journey of self-discovery to know more about yourself. Then you will know that you are endowed with unlimited potentials. Remember that you are a god in your own right, you can spark an idea that can change the world. You are the master of your own destiny, you can be anything you want to be in life, so far it will positively benefit your life; all it takes is will.

Don’t be so hard on yourself, practice self-compassion and improve your self-awareness, if these two basic virtues are used with knowledge and proper willpower, I assure you that you can achieve anything in life and most especially you will experience a wonderful fulfilled life.

Monday Motivation: Boost Your Self-esteem With Positive Thinking

I’d like to share few tips on how to improve your self-esteem with positive thinking, below are the few tips you can practice daily to improve your self-esteem:

Shun! Your inner critic: Stop listening to your inner critic, because it will try to demoralize you with all sorts of negativity, but the good thing is that you have absolute dominion over it to make it positive.

Positive Motivation: Motivate yourself positively using positive affirmations and remain optimistic in all your endeavors, maintaining a positive mindset is the best thing.

Self-compassion: Always practice self-love and learn to appreciate yourself, because if you don’t love and take care of yourself it can be hard for someone else to do those for you.

Keeping journal: Always take time to write down your attributes and potentials, it’s not only good for record purpose but it also helps in keeping your mind on good things about you and how you can use them to transform your life positively.

Accurate accomplishments: Doing the right things greatly help raise your self-esteem and it will encourage you in keeping up the good works in your academic, career and life as a whole.

Restrain Perfection: Quit trying to be perfect, no one has ever been. The stress of a perfectionist can be horrible. Do your best, leave the rest & move on to something else.

Failure is not the end: Accept that mistakes and failure are part of life, “to err is human” and you have to forgive yourself instead of blaming yourself or others. You have to learn from failures as they are opportunity for growth. See failure as success in disguise and the only time you fail is when you quit or give up on your goals.

Practice kindness: Treat others the way you would like to be treated, be kind to others irrespectively and they will reciprocate with kindness.

Thinking Positive Daily: A Guide to Personal Growth & Self-Esteem Mastery

This is a helpful guide for those people at junctions between surviving the past and claiming a whole new approach to life. Even for the people with most enviable family, a great career, financial freedom and great friends and relatives, without the ability to nurture a positive mindset, you will see that most people who you think are prosperous still continue to live the most unfulfilled and unmotivated lifestyles.

Having positive approach towards life makes you much happier, by embracing a positive overall mindset, you will be able to change the odds and especially break the chains of emotional slavery e.g. stress, anxiety and fear. Having positive mindset and the power of positive thinking will help reshape your perception about life in general.

How to build a positive mindset: You have to identify those negative thoughts, learn the use of positive affirmations, focus on the present, who are your friends? the company you keep have huge influence on you, challenges? No – talk of opportunities, see failure as success in disguise, you don’t lose – is either you win or you learn, don’t compare yourself with others and know you are not perfect as no one has ever been.

Attracting good vibrations: Proclaim positive things like “I had such a good night sleep”, “I feel great!”, “It’s a beautiful day”, “It’s sure going to be a great day for me” and “I’m a day closer to my success”. That’s you practicing the law of attraction.

Positive self-affirmations: Positive statements and affirmations highly condition the subconscious mind to ultimately help develop a more positive perception of you. “A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success” – Joyce Brothers.

Experience Wonderful Fulfilled Life with Positive Mindsets

Happy and successful people create their own positive desires with optimistic mindsets, and they work smartly according to their plans to make their dreams reality. Knowing that they are gods in their own right and they the master of their destiny. They utilize positive visions and mindsets and take action plans to catalyze their growth and success.

The mind is the basis of human existence, it defines human consciousness, perception, thinking and decision about life, it also serves as the basis of human’s reasoning and thoughts. So, what you keep in your mind and nurture with repetition will definitely materialize if you crystallize those thoughts with action plans.

I want you to develop and maintain positive mindsets that will help you succeed in all your endeavours in life, and succeed in this context is being happy and living up to your potentials. You have greatness within you; you just have to shine your light.

Surround yourself with positivity in all its forms and that will help you cultivate and maintain positive mindsets always. Your mind is very powerful and you can utilize your mind to discover or create and experience a wonderful fulfilled life.

Spiritual Nourishment For A Positive Attitude

As humans, we need variety of nourishment to survive and keep thriving in life. Among the important nourishment we need the most is spiritual nourishment. Our essence which is also known as soul and spirit needs to be nourish as we nourish our physical body.

Nourishing it with healthy value and virtues will create good mental health which is the basis of our existence, which will also contribute to overall healthy living. Below are five major disciplines which if incorporated in your day-to-day activities will highly help elevate your state of mind:

Practice gratitude: Gratitude is the best attitude and it should be a default trait for everybody, Nobody likes to be labeled an ingrate. There is this popular saying that “Who is grateful for what s/he is given stand a chance of receiving another”.

Being active: Idle minds and hands can be devil’s workshop and plaything respectively. That is why you must keep them positively engaged at all time, even in your free periods. There many ways of keeping busy but just one way of being idle.

Eating healthy: Everyone has their own way of eating healthy, I can’t tell you what to eat or not to eat, “someone’s food is another’s poison”. So eat that which benefits your body and soul. A certain percentage of what you consume will remain in your system.

Embrace integrity: Honesty and pride are of great virtue to all human, that’s why you should practice them in all your endeavors. “If you do your works with honesty and pride, you will be successful and see your dreams becoming reality”.

Spiritual nourishment: There are many ways to feed your soul, and that is when you connect to your source. You can choose anyone that seems best for you like – prayer, meditation, yoga and lots more.

Being thankful at all times: It seems funny that we arrive back at thanks giving, gratitude remain the best attitude and it’s the root of optimism, even if you have nothing to your name, you should always give thanks for the gift of life. “Where there is life, there is hope.”

I don’t really like telling people what to do, we are all creators and gods in our own right. I implore you to carefully read and understand this article and apply them in anyway best for you; you’re the master of your own destiny and you will experience a wonderful fulfilled life.

5 Ways to Become the Person You Aspire to Be in Life

My first question to you is – Do you believe in the beauty and power of your dreams?

It takes great courage, willpower and unwavering belief in yourself to be who you want to be in life. As you go through the journey of life and working towards achieving your dreams, knowing yourself and the person you aspire to be remain the keys to your success in life.

Self-discovery is a lifetime process. As you grow up, you learn more new things about yourself. So, becoming your best self, performing at your best can be challenging at times and it may overstretch you. Sometimes in life, there may be moments when you will feel like giving up on yourself, your dreams or your goals due to some reasons.

That’s where positive mindset must be utilized. You must believe that nothing is impossible, success is possible and attainable. You must be ready to transform those negative vibes into positive energy and utilize them in achieving your goals and be the successful person that you always aspire to be in life.

Below are five ways to become the person who you aspire to be:

Be authentic
The first way of becoming who you aspire to be in life is to stay real, be truthful to yourself and others. Be yourself and not the second-rate version of someone else.

Have vision
You must have a bigger picture of your life. You have to dream big and always hold on to your vision of great success and achievements in life.

Maintain a never-give-up attitude
You must be courageous enough to be optimistic and resilient in the face of life’s circumstances. It takes indomitable perseverance to be who you want to be and be successful in life.

Eradicate the pessimists and self-doubt
Surround yourself with positivity in all its form, stay away from negative people that can demoralize you. Belief in yourself and portray a strong positive image of yourself.

Believe in yourself
Finally, always remember that you’re a god in your own right and the master of your own destiny. So, you must have a strong and unwavering belief in yourself that you can achieve anything and be who you aspire to be in life.