Dream big dreams. Don’t dream small dreams. Because big dreams have the power to drive you crazy, to get you out of your comfort zone. Brian Tracy says, ” Dreaming big dreams is the starting point of achieving your goal of financial independence. The number one reason that people never succeed financially is because it never occurs to them that they can do it. As a result, they never try.”
Do not let that happen to you. Do not limit yourself. There is nothing that you cannot do if you really want to achieve it. And do not let people tell you what you can’t do. Because whatever you accept in your mind, you will get back. Do not believe them. You can do anything. All you need to do is to decide to do it. Yes, some dreams may be hard to achieve, but it doesn’t mean it can’t be done. It can be done.
The only thing that can stop you from achieving your dreams is fear. If you can conquer fear, you can achieve your dreams. You can live your life. And mind you, fear is nothing. Fear is just there to scare you away from your real life. Fear is just there to keep you where you are. Do not give in to fear. Because your life is bigger than fear. You are bigger than fear. If you want to move forward, you must conquer your fears. You must face your fears.
Steve Maraboli writes, “Your life is a reflection of many choices you have made at the innumerable amount of choice-points you’ve crossed.” Life is about choices. Don’t worry about the bad choices you have made in the past. You can’t change the past, but you can change your future. You can change your future by paying attention to what you are doing right now. What you are doing right now is shaping your future.
You can change your life today. Don’t let your bad choices hold you back. Don’t let your past mistakes hold you back. If you want to change your life, you must change yourself. You can change your life by taking advantage of the opportunities around you. “Don’t sleepwalk through your life”. If you delay yourself, the opportunity will not be there for you. If you want to catch it, you must wake up. You must not sleepwalk through life.
Once you have made up your mind to pursue something, don’t think too much about it. Because if you spend your entire life thinking about it, you will cripple yourself. Once you know what you want for yourself, for your life, for your family, then make your decision and then do it. Don’t wait. Don’t wait for the perfect time to do something. There is no such thing as a perfect time. If you want to do something, if you really mean it, do it today.
If you want to get something done in your life, you have got to do it yourself. You have got to follow your path. You have got to do your own thing. Allen Ginsberg said, “Follow your inner moonlight; don’t hide the madness.” If you wait for someone else to do it for you, you are going to wait forever. Make up your mind for yourself. And you will get what you want.