Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The 50 best Times to Move Towards Your Goals


The 50 Best Times to Move Towards Your Goals
  1. When you’re extremely motivated.
  2. When you’re somewhat motivated.
  3. When you aren’t motivated at all.
  4. First thing in the morning.
  5. Before and after breakfast.
  6. During lunch.
  7. After dinner.
  8. When you’re not at work.
  9. When you’d rather watch TV.
  10. When you’re with people who share and support your goals.
  11. When you’re with people who don’t share and support your goals.
  12. When you’re alone.
  13. When you’re bored.
  14. When you’re busy.
  15. When you said you would, according to your written commitments.
  16. When you’re “a little tired.”
  17. When you have a lot of energy.
  18. When you’d rather “take a break.”
  19. When you’ve been told your goals will be reached easily.
  20. When you’ve been told your goals are impossible.
  21. When your Muse speaks to you.
  22. When your Muse remains silent, waiting to see how committed you really are.
  23. When you feel the thrill of new ideas.
  24. When you feel you have nothing new to add.
  25. When you’re in a good mood.
  26. When you’re in a bad mood.
  27. When you feel apathetic.
  28. When you’ve been praised for your work.
  29. When you’ve been criticized for your work, your choices, your personality, or anything else about yourself.
  30. When you see someone else’s work and feel inspired.
  31. When you see someone else’s work and feel defeated.
  32. When you have a mentor.
  33. When you don’t have a mentor even though you were promised help.
  34. When some of the people closest to you complain about your “obsession.”
  35. When some of the people closest to you ignore your work completely.
  36. When you’re cold.
  37. When you’re broke.
  38. When you’re tired.
  39. When you’re hungry.
  40. When you’re scared.
  41. When you’re lonely.
  42. When you’re sick.
  43. When you feel great.
  44. When things feel hopeless and you’ve been told (or told yourself) there’s absolutely no way to reach your goal(s).
  45. When things finally seem hopeful.
  46. When you’re almost but not quite there.
  47. Especially when you’re almost but not quite there.
  48. When you need to Get Started.
  49. When you need to Keep Going.
  50. As long as you’re alive.