What are your demons? What obstacle (s) impedes your efforts to exploit the potential within? Fear of failure? Lack of confidence? Damaged self-esteem? Responsibilities? Finances? Exhausted? Unsure or unaware of your purpose? Anchored in past by regret or mistakes?
Negative thoughts are extraordinarily debilitating. They distort reality especially perception of self. This deterioration of self worth is typically a result of some small, controlling, manipulative, poor excuse of a human being that must bring everyone down to their subterranean level. Unfortunately this is not a prosecutable crime, because physical abuse does not compare to the lifetime scars of emotional destruction. The punishment should be skinned alive. I was a hunter and adept at caping out hides so line them up. Yes, I have a horse in this race.
If the paragraph above hits home please reach out and seek assistance. You deserve happiness and are most worthy of receiving it. The self image repeatedly presented to you is a manipulation of controlling lies. The world sees who you really are and patiently waiting for you to brilliantly shine.
Some individuals are persuaded into inaction for fear of what people might say or think about them. I believe it has been a blessing that I have never concerned myself with either. However, prior to doing nude muscle man poses atop a chimney at the University of Georgia might have been an ideal time to consider such. At the end of the day if you can look in a mirror with a clear conscious and tight with the Creator what else matters? The vociferous typically are not honest critics in possession of your best interest.
Lack of confidence and fear of failure as an excuse to watch life pass by need to understand and accept learning from mistakes is the best teaching tool available. Trust me I have a doctorate in this area. If the confidence level is not within your comfort zone remember everyone has a long list of firsts. Just dance like no one is looking.
The clock is ticking and opportunities are wasting. As President Regan said, “Mr. Gorbachev tear down this wall.” Thanks so much for reading. Have a great day! dj