Are you keeping your potential locked in the fortress of identity? You want to make a major or minor life change. But first, you might first be wondering. What the heck is the fortress of identity? It is your self-concept; your beliefs, feelings, thoughts and assumptions about who you are. It is a fortress you have built after living life with its disappointments and frustrations.
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How can an ancient Indian elephant help you live your dreams?
Ancient India. The main square. Snake charmers hypnotize you. The scent of spices lingers in the humidity. Foreign sounds waft through the air. A storyteller takes you to a quiet corner shaded by trees.
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Good fortune, is so much more than a fortunate occurrence. And contrary to popular belief – it is not dependent on fate, or the universe smiling down benevolently upon you. Happy and fruitful circumstances – good fortune, is a condition that you can purposefully cultivate. So how can I do this? I hear you ask. The answer is quite simply, that you have it within you the power to make it happen.
This is the power of positive intention! By harnessing and focusing this power, you can create a good life for yourself. Be it financial prosperity, good health or happiness within your personal relationships.
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To live a contented and happy life, is something we all wish for. Yet for many, this state of being remains elusive. As difficult to hold on to, as capturing the mythical ‘Blue bird of happiness’. So why is it, that for so many people, no matter how hard they try, lasting happiness always seems so difficult to maintain?
It is said that true happiness must always come from within. And that the reason why so many people find it difficult to stay happy, is because their happiness is dependent on their circumstances, the people they interact with and their life experiences.
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You must drop all that you think you know, for true wisdom will never come to visit you if you hold opinions and judgements about anything. False knowledge is akin to giving a child a loaded gun to play with. Unless you learn to think clearly, your mind will be led astray by every contrived thought that enters your mind.
First you must drop all that you think you know! You have gained false knowledge like many people, since you were a child. Your thoughts and opinions have been tainted by your parents, your teachers, family and friends.
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Failure isn’t a nice word. Some people fear it so much that they avoid doing anything, just so they don’t have to experience it. All of us, at one time or another, has failed at something – we are only human, after all – but, I’ll bet that you still remember every occasion where you failed in the past, and it’s likely that this has stopped you from trying again in the future.
Failing is a horrible feeling. If you didn’t receive criticism from somebody else, the chances are you gave yourself a hard time, especially if it was a project close to your heart. What you need to remember is that failure is just a means to success.
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