How To Have Gratitude

Written by Steve Gillman

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First, you have to stop and smellrepparttar roses. You can't be thankful for something you don't notice or enjoy. Roses really do smell great, byrepparttar 141979 way.

Then, you need to make this appreciative approach to roses and life a habit. There's no need to ignorerepparttar 141980 ugliness inrepparttar 141981 world, but you have to habitually seerepparttar 141982 beautiful things.

Start writing down every positive thing that happens to you, and allrepparttar 141983 things you like. Do this until you start automatically seeingrepparttar 141984 good things in life. If you've ever bought a white car, and started seeing white cars all over, you know how awareness can alter your perception of reality. To see wonderful things all over, train yourself to look for them.

Wnen you are inrepparttar 141985 habit of "counting your blessings," gratitude, and a much richer experience of life isrepparttar 141986 natural result.

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The Curse of Success Geniuses

Written by Jason Katzenback

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I think of my oldest daughter. She is eight and already is very good at playingrepparttar piano… like my wife. She's a musical genius. The piano keys do exactly what she wants them to do. She's a genius in playingrepparttar 141978 piano; but not more then a few weeks ago she asked me…

“What doesrepparttar 141979 inside of a piano look like?”

She knew exactly what keys to press to makerepparttar 141980 piano do what she wanted yet she had no idea howrepparttar 141981 piano maderepparttar 141982 noise.

It would be as wise to trust my yellow lab Titus to repair my piano then to leave it to my friend's daughter. Although my daughter Gayle playsrepparttar 141983 piano successfully, she knows noth­ing ofrepparttar 141984 inside parts which determine its action.

There's something left out in many of those books we read… You need to knowrepparttar 141985 process of succeeding, andrepparttar 141986 means to be used. But, first you need to know which factors deter­mine success.

"I've been thinking ofrepparttar 141987 advice whichrepparttar 141988 most successful people have given us. They think thatrepparttar 141989 factors which deter­mine success are hard work, enthusiasm, honesty, persistency, and so forth.

These are valuable assets, but they are notrepparttar 141990 determining factors.

"Knowledge, for instance, is a valuable asset, but it does not determine success- for there are thousands of men of knowl­edge who fail. Being industrious is a valuable asset, but not determining factors- for thousands of industrious workers fail to become successful men. We must dis­coverrepparttar 141991 determining factors first. Then, we'll knowrepparttar 141992 factors which will always insure success-which will always make suc­cess certain."

What arerepparttar 141993 factors then?

They are: health, good ap­pearance, hard work, enthusiasm, industry, persistence, sincerity, earnestness, self-confidence, concentration, determination, honesty, good memory, self-control, tact, patience, and imagination.

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