Inspiration For Living Your Dream

Promise #7: The Secrets of Staying Positive

As we continue to examine Christian D. Larson's "The Optimist Creed," let's turn our attention inward. The next promise is, "to give so much time to the improvement of yourself ...
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Promise #6: Be Like the Sunflower

Sunflowers are fascinating flowers that look toward the sun when it rises and follow it across the sky until it sets. Research shows that sunflowers follow the sun to get ...
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Promise #5: Share Your Enthusiasm

Throughout The Optimist Creed, Christian D. Larson shares insight into the Laws of the Universe. In looking at the promise, "To be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as ...
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Promise #4: Think Only The Best

We've been studying the 12 Promises in The Optimist Creed by Christian D. Larson.   This week the promise is: "To think only of the best, to work only for ...
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Promise #3: How to Support Your Friends

I sometimes think that all we need is one true friend to be able to fully appreciate our own value. Although we all know that self-worth must come from inside of us, ...
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Promise #2: The Making of an Optimist

Our voice is a powerful tool that has the ability to influence and transform the world around us. When we embrace this responsibility with intention, we can make a huge ...
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10 Ways to Become a Better Person

Christian D. Larson wrote the book "The Optimist Creed."  He talks about the life-changing power of optimism and gratitude. To help us stay focused on gratitude and being optimistic, Larson ...
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Do You Want To See Her?

I want to share an excerpt from The Alter Ego Effect by Todd Herman. Robert Stein recounted this story after spending a day with Marilyn Monroe in 1955 when their publication ...
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Increase Your Difference-Making

This is a story that was recently shared with me, and is courtesy of Marc Chernoff. It reminds me that each of us, in our own unique way, is making a ...
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The Fourth Agreement – Always Do Your Best

Over the last few weeks, I've been discussing Don Miguel Ruiz's book, The Four Agreements. The final agreement is one of my favorites, "Always Do Your Best."The fourth agreement is ...
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