More About Attitude

- POSTED ON: Jul 05, 2011



Attitude is a feeling about a person or thing.
It is a tendency or orientation of the mind.

I frequently address the issue of Attitude
because I've found it to be extremely important in my own life.
Whether my own attitude is positive or negative
makes a big difference in how I feel, and what I accomplish.

I don't see any purpose in feeling bad about myself,
if feeling good about myself is possible,
so I continually work toward that goal.
I also work to feel good about others,
and about the things and events in my life. 

I use the term "work" because that is exactly what it is.
I wasn't born with a "pollyanna" personality,
or taught as a child to focus on the positive.

This is a skill I've had to learn,
and for me, it is a deliberate choice
...one that takes conscious effort...
to sustain an attitude that is primarily positive.


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On Jul 06, 2011 Karen925 wrote:
Anotherword of wisdom homerun. I remember Oct 6, 2009 thinking, "enough is enough". I was going to lose weight and I was going to learn enough as if I were going to start my own "weight loss program". This was before I knew 3500cal=1# (supposedly), had logged one mouthful of food, at the Hampton Inn Breakfast buffet area with my kids going to see NASA for a home school outing. I remember psoting to Meg (3FC), I do not have your years of experience in maintaing (over ( yrs) but I do have steel eyed determination to never again be fat. She said that is all that it takes and it is true. The details follow the "tude".


On Jul 06, 2011 Dr. Collins wrote:
             Thanks Karen. Your success helps insire me as well.

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