Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Motivational Quotes for the day; Find your passion!

Struggling with drugs, alcohol, or just life in general?  Turn the negativity in your life into something positive. Make a difference in the World. Share your story. Talk to people. Help is out there for you with loving people to support you. You just have to be ready to accept that help, and really want it.

Change is not easy to embrace when we become stuck in our ways. Depression, loneliness, feelings of unworthiness begin to take control, and before long we are on that downward spiral that you will hopefully be able to recover from.  Many don't, but you can. 

Can you see?  Can you walk? Can you read? Can you laugh? Can you smile?
Can you hear? Can you feel? Can you love and be loved? Can you give and/or receive a hug?

Yes, you can, and even if you cannot do some of these. Go over to your window and stand in front of it for 5 minutes. Close your eyes and feel the warmth coming through the window. Now open them. Do you see the sun shining?  The trees swaying in the wind?  The people walking on the street? Can you still feel the warmth of the sun coming through the window? 

It's time to get out of your dark place, venture out onto the street, smile at someone, laugh a bit, feel the sun, hug someone. Hold the door open for that elderly Man/Women. Call a friend - if even you have not talked to them in years.  Do at least one thing positive in your day and you will not feel so hopeless.

You are an incredible individual with so much untapped potential, wisdom, and passion. End the cycle of loneliness you are in and tap into your potential.

I will leave you with a list of motivational quotes for the day.  

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” - Thomas Edison, inventor

If you have ever felt such tremendous enthusiasm and desire for something that you would gladly spend all your waking hours working on it, that you would happily do without pay, then you have found your passion.
-- Sharon Cook & Graciela Sholander

Passion that is so deep within that all we need to do is release the passion inside so that we become energized with a newness that all will want to share in. -- M. Lee

The more intensely we feel about an idea or a goal, the more assuredly the idea, buried deep in our subconscious, will direct us along the path to its fulfillment.-- Earl Nightingale

A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means.
-- William Hazlitt

Chase down your passion like it's the last bus of the night. -- Glade Byron Addams

Don't ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive. -- Harold Whitman

Great dancers are not great because of their technique; they are great because of their passion.
-- Martha Graham

If there is no passion in your life, then have you really lived? Find your passion, whatever it may be. Become it, and let it become you and you will find great things happen FOR you, TO you and BECAUSE of you.
-- T. Alan Armstrong

We all need to look into the dark side of our nature - that's where the energy is, the passion. People are afraid of that because it holds pieces of us we're busy denying. -- Sue Grafton

Without passion you don't have energy; without energy you have nothing. -- Donald Trump

To have passion, to have a dream, to have a purpose in life. And there are three components to that purpose, one is to find out who you really are, to discover God, the second is to serve other human beings, because we are here to do that and the third is to express your unique talents and when you are expressing your unique talents you lose track of time. - Deepak Chopra

The kind of commitment I find among the best performers across virtually every field is a single-minded passion for what they do an unwavering desire for excellence in the way they think and the way they work. Genuine confidence is what launches you out of bed in the morning, and through your day with a spring in your step.
Jim Collins

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