Written by Kristin Barton Cuthriell, MEd, MSW, LCSW
Get rid of the blame. Get rid of the excuses. Get rid of the “why me?”
These things hold you back and spiral you in a negative direction. Refuse to be the victim and turn your momentum around. You have more power than you think. Below you will find 12 quotes that empower.
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12 Quotes to Empower
“Every strike brings me closer to my next home run.” -Babe Ruth
“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.” -Robert Frost
“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” -Stephen Covey
“Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” -Henry Ford
“People often say motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily. ” -Zig Ziglar
“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” -Albert Einstein
“Today is a new day. Don’t let your history interfere with your destiny! Let today be the day you stop being a victim of your circumstances and start taking action towards the life you want. You have the power and the time to shape your life. Break free from the poisonous victim mentality and embrace the truth of your greatness. You were not meant for a mundane or mediocre life!” -Steve Maraboli
“A wise woman wishes to be no one’s enemy; a wise woman refuses to be anyone’s victim.” -Maya Angelou
“How would your life be different if… You stopped validating your victim mentality? Let today be the day… You shake off your self-defeating drama and embrace your innate ability to recover and achieve.” -Steve Maraboli
“Everything in life is a lesson; if you keep repeating the same pattern, you haven’t passed the lesson. We move forward in life by getting the lessons.” -Shannon Kaiser
“The past does not equal the future.” -Tony Robbins
“You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.” -Louise Hay
Very positive thinking.
So happy to see your comments again.:) Have a great weekend, Anneli!
Thank you. You too.