Your thoughts can be an amazing tool that you can use to conquer many different physical and emotional challenges you may face in life. If you want to use your thoughts to empower your life, but you aren’t sure where to start, below are five empowering thoughts that can help transform your thinking.
1. I Can Achieve My Goals
You won’t get anywhere in life if you set goals then think you can’t accomplish them. Just thinking you can’t do something will affect your actions and emotions, and you will feel like you can’t do the task either. Then you won’t do it. It’s as simple as that.
So instead of telling yourself that you can’t do something, tell yourself that you can achieve whatever you want to achieve.
2. I Am Responsible For My Life
There will be times in your life where things will happen that you feel out of your control. Although it may feel this way, remind yourself that you alone are in control of your life, and you are responsible for everything which happens in it. This can help give you the confidence you need to control and change any challenging situation you may be faced with.
3. My Past Is Not Who I Am
Many people have a past they aren’t so proud of. And you probably had no idea how to harness positive thoughts to control your life until you learned better. But this is the great thing about the past; it’s the past. It has no effect on who you are or your current life, as tomorrow is always a new day. If you are struggling with letting go of something that may have happened to you in the past or letting it control your present, remind yourself that your past is not who you are.
4. Challenges Are Good
People tend to naturally fear and shy away from things they perceive to be challenging. You need to remind yourself that challenges are good and that if everything came easily, you would never have any triumphs in life. So next time you find yourself facing a difficult task, tell yourself that challenges are good - and make your best attempt. You may just be surprised by what you can accomplish.
5. Mistakes Are Lessons I Can Learn From
Along your journey in life, you will make mistakes; this is the human way. When you make a mistake, don’t freak out. Remind yourself that mistakes are there as lessons for your future self. Even if you messed up now, you know what not to do in the future. And as long as you keep this in mind and genuinely learn from your mistakes, they will always be worthwhile and won’t damage the person you are on the road to becoming.
Learning and repeating empowering thoughts can go a long way towards transforming your life and who you are as a person. You can always invent your own empowering thoughts, but it’s best to keep the five basics in mind. Just remember that no matter what anyone says, you can achieve your goals, you are responsible for your life, and your past is not who you are. And when the tough days come, tell yourself that challenges are good and that when you do make a mistake, that it is okay, you will learn from it in the future.
Once you have mastered these power thoughts, you’ll indeed be on your way to transforming your life for the better.