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Take ACTION! - A Simplified Guide for Creating a Positive Mindset

"By being positive of outcomes, patient, and persistent in all our actions we allow ourselves to overcome nearly any obstacle and achieve our dreams." -  Michael Corthell In today's fast-paced and ever-changing world, it's easy to become overwhelmed, frustrated, and lose sight of our goals. However, the key to achieving our dreams lies in three simple yet powerful traits: positivity, patience, and persistence. Firstly , maintaining a positive attitude is crucial . Facing challenges with optimism increases the likelihood of finding solutions, staying driven, and preserving hope. Concentrating on positive aspects draws beneficial energy, preparing us to overcome any hurdles we encounter. Secondly , patience truly is a virtue. Realizing our aspirations can be time-consuming, and it's vital to avoid feeling disheartened by gradual progress. Patience teaches us to embrace the journey and value each milestone, enabling us to continue steadfastly, no matter the length o

The Art of Patience

With love and patience, nothing is impossible.  by Michael Corthell   Our way of life, in the western, industrialized world at least, involves a lot of instant gratification or 'instant living', and that gives way to a whole lot of impatience. We expect fast service, fast food and fast everything. These great expectations lead to increased stress which in turn leads to poorer health and unhappy lives. What is the solution? Patience. ''Genius is eternal patience.'' —Michelangelo Saint Augustine said, ''patience is the companion to wisdom.'' Practicing, developing, and nurturing patience is a cornerstone to happiness, and living a more peaceful, well-rounded life. Don't listen to what pop culture says. “How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young?” —Paul Sweeney We live fast and sometimes die fast. Instant gratifi

[Persistence] Just do it!

“The best way out is always through.” ― Robert Frost Trees symbolize patience, your lawn: persistence. “Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan Press On! has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.” ― Calvin Coolidge