When you experience a disappointment in life, you can either allow that experience to leave you feeling as if you are a failure while setting yourself up for more disappointments, or you can see every disappointment as an opportunity to redirect your life towards success.
Throughout life, we all face situations that cause anxiety. It could be an issue at work such as job security. Financial issues, debt, calls from collection agencies, bankruptcy, income taxes, can cause anxiety. Relationships, dating, friendships, relatives, marital problems can cause anxiety. Additions such as alcohol, drugs, gambling can be a cause for anxiety. Even health issues for yourself of someone very close to you can cause you anxiety. Although there is no sure-fire cure for anxiety, I have compiled a list of motivational quotes that may help you during a time of anxiousness.
If we all take an honest look at ourselves, we can all find areas that we could improve. Sometimes that improvement means a major overhaul of either our character, personality values and/or how we view the world. In these situations, we must reinvent ourselves. Reinventing yourself can be very challenging, when it is done it can also be very rewarding.
Throughout my life I have always felt inadequate, not as good as others, and there have been times in my life that I felt just plain not worthless. But those feelings of inadequacy, inferior to others and worthlessness have faded away during my first 9 months as a member of Toastmasters.
It is often said “you can’t change the past”. I like to follow that quip with “you can only hope to influence the future” and there are several things you can start doing today to give yourself the best possible future.