The power of positive thought

       The Horse Forum > Life Beyond Horses > General Off Topic Discussion

The power of positive thought

This is a discussion on The power of positive thought within the General Off Topic Discussion forums, part of the Life Beyond Horses category

    Like Tree5Likes
    • 1 Post By Golden Horse
    • 3 Post By Speed Racer
    • 1 Post By Speed Racer

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        02-01-2012, 01:39 PM
    The power of positive thought

    So most of you know I struggle with my weight, who else? WOW there is a lot of us

    I have been on quite the roller coaster over the last 3 years, lost a huge amount, put back on most of it, just starting to take it off again, and feeling stupid and a failure for having to travel the same road again. Well apart from the fact that I have a lot of company, 95% of people who have a big loss regain afterwards, I remembered some wise words.

    You are not a failure until you quit trying

    So yeah, time for a re adjustment, what is in the past cannot be changed, so into the future, and I am trying

    Lets collect some more words here, so we have a resource to call on when the going gets tough

    (I so want to add, the tough go shopping on the end, but I wont)
    Puddintat likes this.
    Sponsored Links
        02-01-2012, 02:13 PM
    I've always liked the line from the Garth Brooks song - The River

    I'll never reach my destination if I never try.
        02-01-2012, 02:20 PM
    God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference.

    The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.

    You canít change the past, but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future.
    Walkamile, Ink and Golden Horse like this.
        02-01-2012, 02:26 PM
    Originally Posted by mls    
    I've always liked the line from the Garth Brooks song - The River

    I'll never reach my destination if I never try.

    I know I said this is positive quotes, but my favorite Brooks line

    I'm much to young to feel this **** old
        02-01-2012, 02:28 PM
    My favorite Garth quote is: I could have missed the pain, but I'd have had to miss the dance.

    That describes the loss of my heart horse to a tee. The pain of his loss has been awful, but I wouldn't have missed that 21 year dance for anything.
    Golden Horse likes this.
        02-01-2012, 02:31 PM
    True that Speed, it is the price we have to pay, and it is high, but can you imagine life without feeling that sort of bond?
        02-01-2012, 02:40 PM
    Nope, and I feel sorry for anyone who has never experienced it.
        02-10-2012, 05:21 PM
    Super Moderator
    If you need some attribution, act like you'd already have that attribution.
        02-10-2012, 05:47 PM
    Like success, failure is many things to many people. With Positive Mental Attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order and prepare to try again.
    -W. Clement Stone

    You've done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.
    -Ralph Marston

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    I need a bit with more stopping power.. Kymbadina Horse Tack and Equipment 32 01-25-2011 09:41 PM
    power float damaradony Tack and Equipment Classifieds 0 01-26-2009 01:46 PM
    The Power of Women RegalCharm Jokes and Funnies 9 11-04-2008 11:20 PM

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:08 AM.

    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0