We all indeed have the potential to be successful. But, then, what holds us back? Our habits.
To show up as your best self, here are 4 habits that you might have to ditch. We promise you it’ll be worth it.
1.Thinking about what others think about you.
“What will they think about me” might have killed more dreams than failure ever will. However, other people don’t care! If you want to start that YouTube channel. Just start it already.
“You wouldn’t worry so much about what others think of you if you realized how seldom they do.” Eleanor Roosevelt
2. Sticking to ‘what’s safe’
While working hard and playing it safe will surely help you reach a stable place in life, if you never take risks — you’ll miss out on many opportunities!
“A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.” — John. A. Shedd
3. Not facing your fears
While it’s perfectly normal to have fears, what’s not okay is to be governed by them. Recognize them and take action regardless. Are you scared of public speaking? Sign up for a class.
“Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.” — W. Clement Stone
4. Comparing yourself with others
This may sound simple but just focus on building a wonderful life for yourself. Don’t keep tabs on other people’s achievements.
A flower does not think of competing with the flower next to it. It just blooms.” — Zen Shin.
Let go of these 4 habits, and you’ll drastically improve your chances of success! What more? You’ll be so much happier!