Thought of the Day Archive

TOTD – July 20, 2012

Have you ever started working on a goal, slipped up, and just gave up completely? Many people who do this over and over again have this ‘all or nothing’ mentality. For example, they make a decision to lose weight and plan on eating right and exercising 5

TOTD – July 19, 2012

When you’re going for a goal that takes months or years to achieve, maintaining your focus is crucial. The main challenge that many of us face when trying to keep our eyes on the prize, is distractions. Distractions can come in all sorts of forms. Most of

TOTD – July 18, 2012

Temporary setbacks are something that we all have to face every now and then. Expecting everything to always go exactly as planned can lead to some major disappointments. Realize that setbacks are a part of life. In fact, they’re what makes achieving a goal worth celebrating over.

TOTD – July 17, 2012

What you’re capable of achieving in your life time is really anyone’s guess. Don’t let what you’ve failed to achieve in the past or the limits of what you’ve achieved so far stop you from attempting things that may seem beyond your reach at the moment. Too

TOTD – July 16, 2012

It’s easy to blame other people or things for our failures. We could blame the economy, our boss, our relatives, the weather, or any number of things. However, keep in mind that although it may make us feel better and perhaps less of a failure, all blaming

TOTD – July 13, 2012

There are those who look at successful people and see them as lucky. Is it really luck that an athlete gets to be part of the Olympics? Is it luck that someone fulfills their dream of becoming a nurse or doctor? Is it luck that a particular

TOTD – July 12, 2012

Whether it’s hitting the gym, studying, or getting up at 5am, there will be days where you’re not going to feel like doing the things you need to do. Wouldn’t life be great if you feel motivated every single day? Many people have the misconception that successful

TOTD – July 11, 2012

What you accomplish or fail to accomplish can have a profound impact on those around you. Every goal you set and achieve can inspire someone who knows you to keep going for what they want in life. Likewise, every goal you abandon and give up on can

TOTD – July 10, 2012

Many people blame their current conditions on their circumstances. Just because you grew up in a bad town or had terrible parents or couldn’t finish college for whatever reason or grew up on welfare, it doesn’t mean your life is limited. Yes, the road to a better

TOTD – July 9, 2012

Life isn’t always easy but who said it was supposed to be? We all have to deal with stuff we’d rather not deal with. That’s life. Whatever you’re going through, however tough things may seem, don’t lose hope. Things will get better. You’ve made it this far