Daniella Whyte

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8 Habits of the Highly Motivated (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 245)

8 Habits of the Highly Motivated

“Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.”
— Chris Grosser

Motivation is available to all of us. It is the key that opens the door to the morning and the bolt of that same door at night. Without motivation, nothing would ever get done. We would wander, doing only what keeps us interested at any given time before we move on to something else. Without motivation, we would die of boredom.

There are some people who are motivated, but there are others who are driven by their motivation. Motivation not only gets them up, it leaves them too excited to go to sleep. Highly motivated people are truly ahead of the pack, they seize the day differently, and this is what sets them apart from all the rest. Read more…

3 Habits of Mind Maestros (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 219)

3 Habits of Mind Maestros

“You might be poor, your shoes might be broken, but your mind is a palace.”
— Frank McCourt

Many of us spend a good deal of time and a good amount of energy and even money taking care of our physical selves. We get lifts, tans, enhancements, contouring, rejuvenation, and tucks all in an attempt to make us feel better and look our best. The body is a terrible thing to waste but there is something else that is equally as important. And that’s the mind. Read more…

Stop the Busyness, Be Productive (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 105)

Stop the Busyness Be Productive

(30 Things To Stop Spending Time On If You Want to Be Successful #14)

“It is not enough to be industrious; so are the ants. What are you industrious about?”
— Henry David Thoreau

Busyness and productivity can look like the same thing on the surface, but deep inside they are vastly different. Many people think busyness equates to productivity, but it really doesn’t. We all know the busy people. They’re the ones who are always moving, sighing, and constantly checking things off their to-do lists. Busy people rarely have serious time to think and reflect on their day. They move from one thing to the next, and are always telling themselves they can’t do this or that right now.  Read more…

3 Ways to Know It’s Time for a Change (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 84)

3 Ways to Know It’s Time for a Change

“Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.”
— Barack Obama

Life is too short not to live. And it’s not half as worth it if you don’t live it to the fullest. If you find yourself enduring each day instead of enjoying it, it may be time for you to make a change. Here are three signs: Read more…

7 Ways to Set Your Day Straight

Determine that today IS going to be a good day. No matter what happens or what obstacles come before you, make today your absolutely best day yet. Your life is not a product of chance. You have the power to choose the direction that your day takes.
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Speed

Have you ever tried to do something in your own strength? Have you ever completely blown it? Have you ever been behind a slow driver on a highway? Have you ever thought that God was moving too slow in answering your prayers?
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