What can we do to become more successful? How can we excel in all areas of life, whether professional or personal?
A vast body of literature has been written on this subject over the decades, but here are five points which regard as being fundamental.
We should strive to be the creators of our own destiny, orchestrating our experience of life.
Everything starts in the mind and ripples out, so what happens around us is a reflection of our own inner world.
Whether we allow our inner world to grow wild, whether we let weeds spring up and take hold or whether we cultivate a green and pleasant garden â€“ it is all our choice: this is what it means to be proactive.
Since we have the power to choose our experience, we also need to accept responsibility for this. Perhaps not that everything that comes our way is a direct result of our own thinking (though some might say it is) but what we attract into our life is, largely, a reflection of our thinking.
Much of this occurs on a subconscious level, but the subconscious takes its lead from the thinking mind, so changing our thoughts will change our world, and we are responsible for this.
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