Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens.
~John Homer Miller, American educator and author of Take a Second Look at Yourself
You are the lead actor and the director in the play that is your life. You do get to decide your motivation as the script unfolds. The good news is that despite what goes on around you, you get to choose how you react to whatever life throws your way. Empowered by this realization, every day is a new day in which you get to decide which way to go. Will you play the victim or the victor? If it is the victor, appreciate each character who crosses your path to ensure allies. Decide today that all things will work in your favor. Find goodness in each moment, and truly embrace the magnitude of every opportunity. As the lead actor of your story, make a conscious decision to adopt an attitude of gratitude. As the director, remember there are no random scenes or coincidences in your play. Everything that happens has a reason. You get to decide to bring the energy of an optimist or of a pessimist as you watch it unfold. When you take on an attitude of gratitude, you will stand in appreciation for everything. Remember, this is your once around. No matter what happens, choose well a positive approach, and be sure that any ending to each scene will be triumphant for the lessons learned along the way.
Magical Key to Bliss: Choose to play the victor today!