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"Acceptance of what has happened is the first step in overcoming the consequences of any misfortune."

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The Good & The Bad about Worrying

The Good & The Bad about Worrying

Worry is important because it can help us to identify potential problems and to take steps to avoid them:

  • When we worry about something, we are essentially thinking about the potential consequences of that event.
  • Sometimes, worry can motivate us to take action ...

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Cultivate Peace And Happiness

Cultivate Peace And Happiness

  • Choose thoughts of peace, courage, health, and hope.
  • Never try to get even with your enemies. Don't waste a minute thinking about people you don't like.
  • Don't worry about ingratitude, expect it. Give only for the joy of giving

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Michel de Montaigne

"A man is not hurt so much by what happens, as by his opinion of what happens."

MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE

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Charles Kettering

"A problem well stated is a problem half solved."

CHARLES KETTERING

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Break The Worry Habit

Break The Worry Habit

  • Keep busy. The worried person must lose himself in action, lest be wither in despair.
  • Don't allow yourself to get upset by small things.
  • Think about the actual probability of the event you worry about to happen.

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Live One Day At A Time

Live One Day At A Time

Try to avoid getting nervous about the future. Just live each day until bedtime.

Only think about and focus on the current day. We cannot go back to the past or see the future. The future is today.

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DALE CARNEGIE

"Worrying is like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do, but it doesn't get you anywhere."

DALE CARNEGIE

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How To Deal With Insomnia

How To Deal With Insomnia

  • If yon can't sleep, get out of bed and work or read until you do feel sleepy.
  • Worrying about insomnia usually causes far more damage than sleeplessness.
  • Relax your body.
  • Get yourself so physically tired

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The Formula For Solving Worry Situations

The Formula For Solving Worry Situations

  1. Analyze the situation and figure out what is the worst that could possibly happen as a result of this failure.
  2. Prepare yourself mentally to accept the worst-if necessary.
  3. Focus on the present: Don’t dwell on the past or the f...

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This is one of the most popular self-help book all of times. Published by Dale Carnegie (the same guy who wrote the 7Habits …), first published in 1948.

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The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance."

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Your disappointments in your partner often reflect your disappointments in yourself. Your acceptance of your partner often reflects your acceptance of yourself. 
Thus, the first step to having a healthy relationship with someone else is to have a healthy relationship with yourself.

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