Gratitude is the key to true freedom. When you can express gratitude for even the most unpleasant of experiences in your life, you come to realize what it really means to live a fulfilled and liberated life of grace, wonder, and ease.
Life Mastery Affirmation: I am confident and competent, and I choose moment by moment to live beyond my comfort zone.
Half the battle is believing you can do it. Half the battle is showing up fully, and dusting yourself off when you fall. And half the battle is knowing the truth of who you are, and refusing to be defined by anyone else.
To appreciate the power of imagination, simply look around. Everything you can see began as a single thought in someone’s mind. With focused attention and devotion, the idea transformed into reality. Such is creativity: boundless and unstoppable.
We all try to hide aspects of ourselves we judge as weaknesses. But the Universe knows the truth about who we are, and manifests situations, events and people that let us experience these weaknesses as true strengths. This is how we grow.
It is one thing to HAVE a failure; it is another to BE a failure. One is simply an impartial assessment of a particular event, the other is self-condemnation. Acknowledge yourself as a success, no matter how many failures you have in life.
Don’t limit yourself by believing that you can only create variations or imitations of what has come before. In truth, you have a boundless ability to create, so open your imagination to the callings of your soul and marvel at your creation.
Life Mastery Affirmation: I am an enthusiastic YES to everything, for this is the intention of my Soul.
What value is there in sharing or enduring someone else’s suffering? It is little more than false empathy; it serves no-one. True compassion empowers you to recognize the suffering of others and to help them find their own way out of it.