“Be so busy improving yourself that you have no time to criticize others.”- ThinkGrowProsper This quote spoke to me because I am guilty of comparing myself to others. In an attempt to make myself feel better, I resort to pulling others and their achievements down. This unhealthy method of criticism only hurts me in the … More Self-Improvement and Self-Love
“What if I told you 10 years from now your life would be exactly the same? I doubt you’d be happy. So why are you afraid of change?” – Karen Salmansohn reposted by ThinkGrowProsper We have heard the saying that in order to receive a different outcome, one must change something in his or her own … More What If Not?
“You’d never invite a thief into your house. So why would you allow thoughts, that steal your joy, to make themselves at home in your mind?” -repost by Healthy Light Often, we are our own worst enemies and biggest critics. For some reason, our brains are wired to lean more towards the negative. Remaining pessimistic … More Why Do You Welcome Thieves?
“Do What the Better Version of Yourself Would Do.”- together we churn, ThinkGrowProsper I love this short quote. It is the best way to ask “What would you do?” You will find that giving advice to others about their lives is difficult. I do not mind giving advice to my closest friends or family members … More Ask the Expert: You
“People inspire you, or they drain you-pick them wisely.” -Hans F. Hansen This statement couldn’t be more true, in that you are in control of how others affect your life. You were given full human agency to make conscious decisions on who you are and what you want to be. So I encourage you to … More The Choice Is Yours
“The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.”- Aristotle I like this quote because it speaks to the subjectivity of art. The truth is that there is not one common reality between us, because of the various connotations people place on objects, people, and locations. Meaning … More Why Does This Matter?
“Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity.” @thinkgrowprosper Often, you will find that what you think or worry about comes into existence. The reason for this being that the mind is a very powerful tool. What you concentrate on will come true. So if you want to be happy and create beautiful things, … More Positivity
“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” – Scott Adams I personally think that a lot of individuals have been taught to fear mistakes. As children, were were rewarded for perfection, while condemned for mistakes. I think that it is important to look at the positive side of mistakes: … More Some Mistakes Are Good to Keep