I Believe In Positive Thinking

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    Positively...

    I absolutely positively believe that being positive in ones life will help you get through even the toughest of times.  I am positive that this attitude is what has helped me walk the path that I have walked rather than giving up and throwing in the towel.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Oct 10, 2008

    I've been focusing on

    whether things have a positive or negative undertone to them. I've started eliminating the things that seem on the shadowy side, 'cause ain't nobody got time for that. My friends are all fascinated by the shadowy things, especially around this time of year. I hear about all the...
    arailia03 arailia03
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 9, 2015

    New thought of the day ; ENJOY THE LITTLE

    THINGS! As much as you've had a black cloud over your head there is always that sweet release at some point in the day when you think things couldn't be better. .. These are the feelings to remember and hold onto.. They will help your mornings start in a much better and...
    emzyxj emzyxj
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 7, 2014

    Positive thinking is great

    but we must be careful to do it in such a way that it doesn't justify a life of complacency.
    frid8y frid8y
    31-35, M
    Jan 15, 2014
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jul 26, 2015

    Don't let negative things bring you down.

    ..Life has a lot of beautiful things to offer just stay focus and never lose hope :) God is Good.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 19, 2015

    Practicing 'The Secret" Day One

    I had read the book "The Secret" several years ago...I didn't finish reading it. I also watched the movie. I was skeptical thinking "this stuff is crap". So, I only tried it half-assed. Today is day one of "positive thoughts". So far, its interesting and fun. You just write down...
    thanatophobic thanatophobic
    22-25, F
    Jun 3, 2013

    a beautiful day begins with a beautiful mindset,

    when you wake up take a second to think about what a privilege it is to simply be alive and healthy, the moment you start acting like life is a blessing, i assure you that it will start to feel like one.
    vikiii vikiii
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Feb 16, 2014

    Mammals wouldn't survive submerged!

    Breathe the oxygen to life and avoid immersing your head!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    Jun 12, 2015

    I Like To Keep This In Mind Everyday

    When you feel you got no courage you can choose to fill your mind with negative and limited thoughts that will intensify that feeling, or you can use your thoughts to break free from it. Your thoughts have an incredible power, they determine how you see yourself and how you...
    OoLunaoO OoLunaoO
    26-30
    6 Responses Feb 13, 2010

    Yes. I Do....

    Here to positive thinking....
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    Sep 12, 2011

    Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life

     Always look on the bright side of lifeAlways look on the bright side of lifeSome things in life are bad, they can really make you madOther things just make you swear and curseWhen you're chewing on life's gristle, don't grumble give a whistleThis will help things turn out for...
    charlie1960 charlie1960
    51-55, M
    4 Responses Feb 21, 2011

    It Rained

    Today marks the final day of a very rainy week. I mean, have you ever had an experience where you went through something emotionally distressing and unbearable and the pain and anguish you have within you are welling up and you have no other recourse but to pour out crying? Well...
    James720 James720
    31-35
    Feb 20, 2011

    Calm down, just breath.

    All we have is all we need. :)
    AliAlien AliAlien
    22-25
    1 Response Jan 31

    Change the way you look today.

    Why waste time? It doesn't carry over the next day. It doesn't earn interest. Take every day and every moment, and make something of it. Make something positive!
    HeartThatMatters HeartThatMatters
    31-35, M
    Mar 25, 2014

    When you made a stupid decision

    than you better face the consequences, laughing at your self. "Me" - lol
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

    Positive Thinking

    When you think what yo want in life start visualizing the things you want, thinking that you already have them. And it will happen, just always and always be positive. Even if you get some negative thoughts, and start feeling down, try to distract yourself thinking of all the...
    503nats 503nats
    31-35, F
    Sep 16, 2013

    How we think affects our daily lives.

    When we think, we attract. Yes it's true. Have you ever read THE SECRET? it's where everything lies on what they call as The Law of Attraction. We may not get it at first but it really works. When we think about having a good life, surely it will come. But of course, everything...
    imerosiie imerosiie
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 17, 2014

    chromihelps chromihelps
    31-35, F
    Sep 26, 2015

    Realistic Positivity Vs. So-Called "Secret"

    I believe in REALISTIC positive thinking mixed with some work ethic and initiative and not the 'watered down', glorified DAY-DREAMING type called "The Secret", blah =/ ... Real life happens! Can't run or hide from it....have to accept it...and what Ms. Byrne implies in the book...
    princessbopeep princessbopeep
    26-30, F
    Jun 21, 2013

    My Life Is Really Changing!

    Ever since I started to follow The Gabriel Method, not only have my eating habits changed, but my relationship is also growing in ways I never thought possible. I feel rejuvenated when I wake up in the morning and have sound sleep at night. I go to bed early and wake up early...
    hooponopono hooponopono
    26-30, F
    Oct 4, 2013

    Write something positive

    and uplifting....
    ChrisErizo1 ChrisErizo1
    31-35, M
    Dec 8, 2015

    Today don't think about what others may

    or may not believe, don't worry about being right or wrong, have people's approval or not, being judge or not, liked or not liked. Wouldn't you feel free if you didn't care about what others though? Be YOU don't worry about anyone else, they'll survive :)
    ChrisErizo1 ChrisErizo1
    31-35, M
    1 Response Oct 15, 2014

    Tears Aren't Always Negative

    I am newly divorced. and so as i start this new chapter of my life, I can't help but be filled with doubts and fears. Being overwhelmed like this, has brought forth a whole new perspective in finding a positive approach in dealing with this new chapter in the book of my life...
    neuilly neuilly
    61-65, F
    4 Responses Nov 18, 2011

    Do you ever just stop to listen to your

    thoughts? If you have a spare moment (5 mins is all you need), grab a pen and a piece of paper, draw two columns and label them; positive and negative. Make sure to find somewhere quiet to sit where you won't be disturbed so you can observe your thoughts. Don't judge or...
    a11th1ngsf1shy a11th1ngsf1shy
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Aug 30, 2015

    Our thought process has a HUGE impact on our

    daily lives. The amount of negative thinking and speech would put out is surprisingly high. I encourage everyone to consciously try to change that for at least one day. It's amazing how different you feel on the inside. Once you make it habit, everything seems so wonderful. It...
    silencedfears silencedfears
    26-30
    Jan 24, 2015

    Positive Thinking And Health

    I have always been a positive thinker even when things seemed difficult or even tragic. In other words, life is full of ups and downs for everyone. We all loose people and pets we love. We all have issues with our finances at one time or another. Many of us have gone through...
    cllnivrn cllnivrn
    46-50, F
    Oct 17, 2012

    It Works~

    I believe in positive thinking because low points suck. But nothing sucks more than being at a low point and thinking that it'll never get better while making no attempt to challenge that thought. Challenge your debilitating thoughts. How you think about your life shapes it, it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 7, 2012

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