Why Are People So Scared Of New Ideas?

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John Cage said, “I can’t understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I am frightened of old ones.”

Are you chasing new ideas? Or are you keeping your old ideas? What do you when someone gives you a new idea? Do you ignore it? Or do you explore it?

You have what it takes to explore new ideas. If you don’t explore new ideas, how can you make new things? If you don’t explore new ideas, how can you create a new path for yourself? If you don’t explore new ideas, how can you create new things? It is possible. Old ideas are good, but new ideas are better. Old ideas got you to where you are now, but they can’t move you forward. So, if you want to do new things, if you want to meet new people, if you want to renew your ideas, you must let go of your old ones.

To let something good into your life, you must let go of something bad. I am not saying that old ideas are bad. They are good. But they can’t help you get to where you want to go. Only new ideas can get you there. Ralph Waldo Emerson said, Every act puts the agent in a new position.” In your case, every idea puts you in a new position.

If new ideas are so good, why are people so scared of new ideas?

People don’t like new ideas because they don’t know what to do with it. They are scared of where the new ideas will take them to. They don’t want to explore a new place. They don’t want to leave where they are. They are okay with what they are doing. They don’t want people to talk bad about them They want to look smart. They don’t want to look stupid. Believe me, if you are not ready to look stupid, if you are not ready to make your own mistake, you are not ready to grow. You can’t grow if you are not ready and willing to accept new ideas.

New ideas generate new things. Old ideas generate old things. If you want new things to happen in your life, you must pursue new ideas. Don’t let fear take your ideas away from you. If you do, you will regret it. Are ready to embrace new ideas?

‘What You Are, So Is Your World.’

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You are the maker of your own world. You make your world by what you do every day, by what you think about everyday, and by how you treat other people every day.

You make your life by one step at a time, by one word at a time, by thought at a time, by one relationship at a time. Where you are today does not happen by accident.

James Allen famously said, “What you are, so is your world.”

We think we can create positive things when we spend our time thinking about negative things. That will not happen. And it cannot happen. If you want to create a positive world, you must think in a positive way.

“No one is stopping you from moving forward in your life. You are stopping yourself from moving forward.”

Your world will not change if you don’t change. Your world will not attract good things to you if you don’t look for good things. You are the maker of your world.

What you do, so is your world.

What you think, so is your action.

You can’t live in the past and expect to enjoy today. If you want to enjoy today, live in today, not yesterday.

Live in today. Because today is an opportunity for you to change your world. We all have screwed up in the past. That is okay. Don’t let that stop you from creating a perfect world for yourself and your family.

“You are not moving fast enough in your life because you are still reliving your past failures.”

You can create a perfect world for yourself if you think about positive and perfect things. If you want a perfect world for yourself, think about perfect things. See yourself as a positive person. Do not focus on what you did wrong yesterday. Focus on what you are doing right now. It does not matter what it is. Just do it. Just create your own world.

You cannot create your perfect world if you are against yourself. If you are against yourself, no one can be for you. You cannot create your perfect world if you are not for yourself. You cannot move forward if you are not for yourself.

If you want people to help you, you must be willing and ready to help yourself. If not, nothing will change.