Daniella Whyte

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7 Ways To Shift Your Focus (365 Days of Spirited Living — DAY 344)

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“I don’t care how much power, brilliance or energy you have, if you don’t harness it and focus it on a specific target, and hold it there you’re never going to accomplish as much as your ability warrants.”
— Zig Ziglar

The story is told of an old horse whose farmer wanted to get rid of him because he was no longer useful on the farm. The farmer put the horse into a wide open pit and attempted to bury him under the dirt.

The farmer and his farmhands dumped bucket after bucket of dirt on the horse. The horse, however, didn’t want to die because he was the closest friend of the farmer’s young daughter who was blind. The horse was intent on staying alive. Read more…

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Stop Running from Your Life (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 291)

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(30 Things To Stop Spending Time On If You Want to Be Successful #23)

“Work is when you confront the problems you might otherwise be tempted to run away from.”
— Rolf Potts

Most people spend much of their life on their feet. They run from people, problems, and physical locations. They run from school, family, careers, and ambitions. But most of all, many people are running from themselves. And if they aren’t running, they’re thinking about it or tying up their shoes to hit the road. Read more…

Take A New Path (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 247)

Take A New Path

“When you find your path, you must ignore fear. You need to have the courage to risk mistakes. But once you are on that road… run, run, run, and don’t stop til you’ve reached its end.”
— José N. Harris

If you dread tomorrow, you may want to consider a change in direction. Rarely do we have everything figured out perfectly. And sometimes, what is even more rare is that we don’t have anything figured out all. If you find that you dread the next morning, the next day, the next week, month, or year, listen to what your dissatisfaction is telling you. It could be just the impetus you need to do an about face. Read more…

5 Thoughts To Stop Thinking So You Can Have Your Best Life

5 Thoughts To Stop Thinking So You Can Have Your Best Life

I am a firm believer that your life flows in the direction of your thoughts. What we think shapes our beliefs, our emotions, our behaviours, and our actions. Our thoughts can be negative or positive. Strangely, positive thoughts seem to be overtaken by negative thoughts, and most people aren’t even aware that what they are thinking is negative. That is how our brain works; it is always thinking something whether we are aware of it or not. So, since you should want to think positive thoughts, here are 5 common thoughts that you need to stop thinking so you can have your best life: Read more…

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