Nuggets of Wisdom 21 – 40
Nugget of Wisdom # 40
Knowing where you are headed helps you get there with confidence. By planning ahead, you are at an advantage over uncertainty. Your plan may not be binding and not always work out, but it can be a reliable guide that gives you useful directions in dealing with the unexpected. By thinking about things thoroughly in advance, you can free yourself from unnecessary worries and frustrations in the future.
Nugget of Wisdom # 39
When you are debt-free, you are free to invest in your dreams and free to give to others. Refrain from insignificant purchases to free yourself from financial burdens. Your expenses should reflect your priorities. Simplify your life as you invest and find joy only in things of true value. To do this, commit to a plan and make it happen. You worked hard for your money, and you deserve to be free from debts.
Nugget of Wisdom # 38
Living in the NOW enables you to fully relish every fine sensation and emotion of the moment. So, clear your mind of useless distractions. With a clear mind, free from worries about the past and future, you see beyond the surface of things to discover and appreciate their inherent worth and beauty. Focus completely on and delight fully in the joys, blessings, and opportunities of each day of your life.
Nugget of Wisdom # 37
Change unlocks new opportunities for fresh self-renewal. By forming new and better habits, you enlarge your vision, making you feel the world is a bigger place where you can dream bigger dreams. Create bite-sized changes. Try something new each day, so you learn new things and grow as an individual. Vary your activities and seek new adventures. If you don’t change, you become stale and irrelevant.
Nugget of Wisdom # 36
If you want to live a life full of joyful energy, choose a healthy lifestyle that provides this. This includes eating nutritious foods and exercising daily. For the spirit, pray or meditate daily to inspire and motivate you. Practice positive self-talk and repeat positive affirmations to banish negative thoughts and feelings. Venture out of your comfort zone to take on new adventures with gusto.
Nugget of Wisdom # 35
Enjoy inner peace by letting things be when they do not turn out the way you want. Instead, focus on things you can change. When stressed, retreat to a place where you can regain peace. Be at peace within yourself and with those around you by putting aside your differences and focusing on the things that make you alike. Surrender your frustrations to a Higher Power in prayer, and let peace be with you.
Nugget of Wisdom # 34
All good things are yours, if you remain positive, regardless of circumstances. Even situations that are not ideal will work out for your benefit in the end. If you focus only on the positive attributes of others, instead of their shortcomings, you will make them feel valued. They become positive as well by being pleasant toward you. So, always maintain a positive point of view in every situation.
Nugget of Wisdom # 33
The past is a memory of experiences that have made you wiser and more mature today. Forget not its lessons but move forward to grow and make way for new experiences. Put hurts behind and feel free in the present. Correct mistakes and pave a new road for your life. Regardless of what is behind, today is a fresh day. Enjoy every precious moment of it. Focus on the future and plan a life without regrets.
Nugget of Wisdom # 32
Make only promises that you can keep. Check your schedule to ensure you can. If not, don’t. This way, others know that they can count on you. Some promises are free from time commitments and only require honesty to fulfill. Your promises should always be made and fulfilled with honesty. Also, it is just as important to keep your promises to yourself. If you can’t, how can you keep promises to others?
Nugget of Wisdom # 31
Honesty earns you the trust of your friends, loved ones, and associates. As a result you become closer to your friends and loved ones. Business associates, coworkers, and clients give you long-standing business relationships with them. You earn the respect of people when you make mistakes because you honestly admit and resolve them positively. Honesty can only strengthen your relationship with others.
Nugget of Wisdom # 30
Generosity is a shining light of goodness in a world that can use all the goodness it can get! Share everything you can, and enjoy the great feeling of sharing. Sincere acts of generosity make you feel abundantly blessed and deeply fulfilled. When you are generous to someone, realize how much you have brightened his day. Expect nothing in return for your generosity – just a sense of upliftment from it.
Nugget of Wisdom # 29
No obstacle to success is a match to you if you have a strong will to succeed. When fear creeps in, simply replace it with thoughts of confidence. When challenges confront you, meet them with positive self-talk and affirmations, and immediately seek solution to it. Envision your success in every detail with meditation, and rejuvenate your confidence with optimism to spur you to positive daily action.
Nugget of Wisdom # 28
Each single moment of your life carries its own particular beauty. It is only there for a few fleeting minutes; then, it disappears forever. Behold the magnificence of life! Let not your worries and distractions cloud your vision of it. If you do, you only live in your thoughts, not in your reality. But if you pay attention to the preciousness of the moment, you bring in positivity into your life.
Nugget of Wisdom # 27
Learn to give up some of the things that your heart desires now in order to build your family sustainable wealth for the future. When tempted to make an irresponsible purchase, remind yourself of your goals and exercise restraint. Your finances will improve continually when you refrain from unnecessary expenses, and seek various ways to save money. Your sacrifices today will be well worth it tomorrow.
Nugget of Wisdom # 26
When a problem comes up in your life, manage it swiftly and effectively. Do not overdramatize the situation, but see it as it really is. Diffuse emergency cases promptly. In miscommunication cases, clarify all sides of the issue. In cases of conflicts, use your negotiating skills in finding a solution. Or, simply delegate their managements to someone else. At all times, be prepared to handle unexpected situations like these.
Nugget of Wisdom # 25
Staying inside your comfort zone limits your experiences to a very narrow confine. Discover what a whole new world of possibilities awaits you outside. You meet all kinds of new people, and experience exciting new adventures. You learn new things you never even imagined before, and develop hidden talents and skills you never realized you possessed. You will find out the world outside can really be fun.
Nugget of Wisdom # 24
In all your pursuits, be you passionate but handle them with moderation, so as not to neglect the other areas of your life by focusing too much in one. Give equal importance to your work, your family, and your personal leisure by equitably scheduling time for each. In the meantime, enjoy yourself in the process. Doing so gives you a feeling of accomplishment and fulfillment at the end of the day.
Nugget of Wisdom # 23
Striving to be perfect only brings disappointment. You can produce wonders without having to be impeccable. You don’t have to be faultless to be able to do an excellent job. Nor to be flawless to love and be loved. Striving for perfection merely undermines your efforts to live a fulfilling life. Rather than stressing with what is impossible, let peace, happiness, and gratitude pervade in your life.
Nugget of Wisdom # 22
Until you take decisive action, your dream will remain just a dream. Turn your dreams into concrete goals, and act to achieve them. Along the way, challenges will arise. Simply take action to overcome them, and get back to your goals. When you consistently do these, success is sure to be yours. The whole universe will conspire to help you, and reward you when you take action to realize your dream.
Nugget of Wisdom # 21
Priorities are the things most important to you. You use them as basis for creating daily schedules or making important decisions. Evaluate your priorities often, and restructure them as needed. New goals may replace your past goals. Love may require you to redirect it in its favor. Always place your most important people, goals, and tasks at the top. Changing priorities keeps you true to yourself.
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