Loving Your Self – Powerful Elixir
Do you have a pressing desire to outdo yourself in everything, thus, sometimes pushing yourself to unhealthy limits? You might overexert your energy either at work or in other activities, which could leave you feeling tired or stressed. Pushing yourself to do more; could be your desire to receive praise and validation from others.
Being willing to rest and heal yourself, however, begins with a shift in your attitude toward who you truly are. When you recognize the treasure that you are on a purely fundamental level, you will be more able to let go of your need to outdo yourself. Thus, you can relax into the joy and wonder of what your life is in the present.
Loving yourself in your present state is a powerful elixir for regaining your peace of mind, self-confidence and enthusiasm. When you are comfortable with, who you are, no matter what you accomplish, you will notice it is easier to allow yourself to rest and rejuvenate yourself as needed.
Using self-acknowledging and self-affirming affirmations, such as; ‘I am wonderful just as I am now,’ provides you with the attention you need to maintain your self-esteem and enthusiasm Simple affirming statements, also, serve as a reminder of how much you have to offer yourself and others and the strength of your skills and talent. As Mother Teresa stated, “Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.”
Knowing who you are and what you want takes work and courage. Putting your positive energy forth for yourself will reenergize and revitalize you in the best way possible.