When we think about the defining moments in our lives, we quickly realise that life could easily have been different had small and seemingly minor details been different. It’s safe to say however that we often fail to see this perspective when we’re in the thick of it, often being distracted by the immediacy of whatever we’re facing. And whilst it’s a primal human response for our attention to be drawn to impending danger, living in that state really limits our ability to move forward.
Adopting some simple mantras to remind ourselves of the power of choice, is an easy way for our stream of thought to quickly align itself towards outcomes that not only serve us, but better us. In this entry Marc Chernoff shares 15 mantras that will give you strength (when you need it most).
“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche “I finally learned a big lesson. I now know I can be beaten and broken. I’m not as tough and crafty as I thought. I see clearly now what was blind to me just yesterday morning.