The man who thinks he can and the man who thinks he cant are both right. Which one are you? – Henry Ford.
This simple quote holds true in just about every aspect of human life. We often forget that we have been blessed with the gift of belief. And if you truly exercise the power of believing in yourself, there is nothing that can stop you from moving mountains if you so wish.
Figuratively speaking, even a tiny ant can overthrow an elephant if it so wishes, just because it has complete faith in its abilities. You do have the power of making any changes to your life, if you so wish.
Obliterate Negative Thoughts.
If there is any iota of doubt that keeps creeping up and hindering you from moving forward in life, all you have to do is tell yourself, I can do this!
This simple statement will give you the confidence to push through the challenges to be successful in your endeavours. Niggling doubts and fears will be stomped out firmly just with the power of believing in yourself.
Many times in life, we grow up with a set of beliefs. These may be influenced by our childhood experiences, the atmosphere we have grown up in, or some particular events that have been transformational.
Some of these beliefs really motivate a person to get ahead and achieve all that they want; but some beliefs can also be severely detrimental.
Limiting beliefs can put a person behind in life. You may come across scores of such people who lack the courage or determination to achieve a target, just because they do not believe in themselves. In fact they are always looking for excuses not to pursue a set target, because they find it discomforting to break the mould that they have built around themselves.
Make a Meaningful Change in Your Life.
If you do not want to be counted in this group of individuals, you have to trust the power of believing in yourself. Do not listen to those voices in your head that make you fearful whenever you think of making a bold decision, because those are your limiting beliefs.
Instead, tell yourself loudly that you can accomplish anything, and stop those negative thoughts right where they begin! They are always the culprits, and they try very hard to sabotage your attempts at going ahead with your plans.
All you have to do is simply erase these restrictive thoughts as soon as they emerge and immediately replace them with positive thoughts. It may not be automatic at the start; but if you do this often, you will find this practice gets easier each time.
When you constantly motivate yourself and fill your head with positive thoughts, you will see the negative and impairing thoughts becoming weaker and weaker; and eventually, they will make an exit from your life!
If you are able to combine the power of believing in yourself with the right doses of courage and determination, you will see significant changes in your life.