Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Ed Negron's Daily Motivation 7-4-2012

Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Today's Gift

Today in the United States; we celebrate our nation's independence. Why not take a moment to celebrate your independence as well? --Melody Beattie

Take time to celebrate. Celebrate your freedom

Celebrate your successes, your growth, and your accomplishments. Celebrate you and who you are. You've discovered the freedom to live your life as fully as possible, take a moment to honor and acknowledge how much that freedom means to you.

For too long you have been too hard on yourself. Others have spilled their negative energy - their attitudes, beliefs, and pain - on you. It had nothing to do with you! All along, you have been a gift to yourself and to the Universe.

You are a child of God. Beautiful, a delight, a joy. You do not have to try harder, be better, be perfect, or be anything you are not. Your beauty is in you, just as you are each moment.

Celebrate that.

When you have a success, when you accomplish something, enjoy it. Pause, reflect, and rejoice. Too long you have listened to admonitions not to feel good about what you have done, lest you travel the downward road to arrogance.

To enjoy and celebrate the good does not mean that it will be taken from you. To celebrate is to delight in the gift, to show gratitude.

Celebrate your relationships! Celebrate the lessons from the past and the love and warmth that are there today. Enjoy the beauty of others and their connection to you.

Celebrate all that is in your life. Celebrate all that is good. Celebrate you!

Today, I will indulge in the joy of celebrating.

From The Language of Letting Go by Melody Beattie ©

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