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How to Succeed In Life

Imagine yourself waking up each morning finding that you have everything you wanted in life. Imagine going to bed night after night with a feeling that you have achieved everything that needed to done for that day, and not having to worry about tomorrow. This is a much desired feeling by many people. This is also the feeling successful people experience almost every day.

How do these people seem to succeed at everything they do in life? What is it that’s different about the millionaires out there and you? They seem to have a magical power that everything they touch in life seemingly turns to gold! They can seemingly achieve things 5 times faster and/or better than you ever dream of achieving yourself.

Is it because they work harder? Is it because they are smarter than most people? I am sorry to say but this is not their main advantage. In fact, the gurus don’t really have any definite advantage over any one. You can become rich just as easily as them!

Then what is their secret? It has nothing to do with how much money they have started out with, neither is it the amount of education they’ve received. The most noticeable difference between the successful and unsuccessful is that they think differently. This is how they succeed in life.

Successful people don’t think about what is wrong in their life. Rich and successful people tend to focus on the positive aspects of their lives. If there is something wrong, they don’t sit down and cry about it, they ask themselves how they can fix it or overcome the obstacle. So how can you begin thinking like the money-hoggers out there? Here are some tips on how to think and succeed in life.

Stop Thinking Negatively

The first step is to stop thinking negatively. If you can do this, you are beginning to turn in the right direction. If you completely avoid any negative thoughts, your mind automatically replaces them with positive thoughts. It is important to keep in mind that there are no neutral thoughts. Thoughts can either be classified as negative or positive. Here are some negative thoughts to avoid:

  • Complain: As I said before, rich people don’t grumble, they overcome!
  • Blame: Don’t blame it on your parents. It’s not their fault!
  • Justification: Absolutely no excuses, just GIT ER DONE! (Daniel Lawrence Whitney)

Write down your Goals

Probably the second most important step is to write down your most important goals in life. This helps you sharpen your mental focus when deciding what to do in your daily life. It’ll also help if you prioritize them. This way, you’ll know what to spend the most time on.

Take Action!

You’re probably asking what does this have to do with your thoughts. My answer? A LOT! For some reason, if people take action right away, without thinking about how hard it is, they discover that it is not that much of a challenge after all!

A positive mental attitude can be used not only to get rich, but also in any goal you want to succeed in life. Changing the way you think will change the way you act, which will lead to a change in life. Then you will able to wake up every morning to find you have everything you need and want, and every night you will go to bed with a true sense of success.

Street Talk

Thanks for the input to git 'er done! You're right. We each need to overcome and that means writing down our goals so we can prioritize. A positive mental attitude matters. Thanks for the reminders;) Good article. Nicely done.

  about 8 years ago

Thanks :) Now the hard part is putting this advice into action...

  about 8 years ago

You're right. Action is a critical piece.

  about 8 years ago

best article I have read today! Great advice!

  about 8 years ago

Thanks! I am trying not let this compliment go to my head, but it just isn't working! :D

  about 8 years ago
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