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The Magic of Motivational Thinking

The magic of motivational thinking can completely transform your life, bring in new opportunities, and new ways of thinking. The magic lies in how your thoughts can turn dreams into reality, but it takes more than a little day dreaming to make them come true. Motivational thinking is made up of equal parts willpower, discipline, and courage to go after your dreams.

Motivational thinking does not happen overnight, but it can be learned with enough determination and hunger. The problem for most people is that they don’t do what it takes to accomplish their goals. To achieve meaningful accomplishments in life, you have to think big. You have to put in the effort and be consistent.

Getting what you want out of life usually involves doing things you are not going to want to do. To get into the mindset of thinking motivationally, you have to stretch your mind to overcome uncomfortable situations and challenging goals.


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The magic of motivational thinking requires that do things you aren’t going to want to do, and probably many of them. You’re going to be highly uncomfortable circumstances. The point is that you have to grow and learn, stretching your mind and/or body into what you want it to be. While the concept is simple (though unpleasant) to understand, it isn’t easy to do. However, once you are mentally conditioned to think in with a highly motivational mindset, the possibilities for your life are limitless.

The magic of motivational thinking is what helps you do it. Here are a few things to keep in mind to strengthen your capacity for motivational thinking.


How Does Motivational Thinking Work?

Motivation is a kind of energy that helps you focus on getting what you want out of life. It’s likely to be a long road, but when you get what you want, you’ll be more satisfied and happier than you imagined possible.

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The point is that you have to go for it, regardless of what ‘it’ is. You’re going down a path unknown to you, which brings up scary questions, but that doesn’t mean you can’t stay positive, focus on the results you want, and strive for success every day.

 

Your Thoughts Create Reality

Take note of how your mind speaks to itself. Harnessing the magic of motivational thinking involves paying close attention with how your mind speaks to itself. Most people tend to fall into negative communication loops of self-doubt and negative thinking which can inhibit productivity and prevent goals from being achieved.


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vince-lombardi-quoteBreak through this cycle of negative self-talk and harness the magic of motivational thinking by identifying and observing specific triggers that launch you into negative communication with yourself. Substitute negative communication with positive reminders that will motivate you. The smallest shifts in thinking can transform your life when practiced every day.

 

Keep Track of Your Goals

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It’s hard to stay motivated when we don’t hold ourselves accountable for completing our dreams and aspirations. It can be difficult to build a positive momentum of success when we lose sight of our goals. To strengthen our capacity to stay motivated and engaged, we must learn to stay on top of our accomplishments, work tirelessly to complete them, and celebrate our successes.

 

The magic of motivational thinking conditions us to push forward in order to overcome obstacles in our lives. It is an inevitable fact that we are bound to face difficulties that will challenge our spirits, but the magic of motivational thinking reminds us to face each challenge with a positive mental attitude and an organized mind.

 

 

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The 5 Fundamentals of Motivation

Motivation is a psychological factor that is undeniable in any feat or performance. The winners in life would never have been there if they hadn’t taken inspiration from something and been motivated enough to achieve. Life is hard in society and achievements are even harder to succeed with. If you cannot control your actions and direct them in the right channels, you’ll never get things done successfully. There are some experts who can help motivate you better. Here are the 5 fundamentals of motivation that will help you control your future and success better –

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# 1 – The Power of ‘You’

Remember that ‘You’ are the most important aspect of your success. Without your own power of self motivation, you cannot achieve anything. You are your biggest inspiration and your determination is your biggest asset. Whenever you feel alone and incapable, look into ‘You’ for assistance before looking towards friends, colleagues, or family – only then will success find you.

# 2 – Believe in your Goals

Goals are set by ourselves, for ourselves. Your company or employer may set your objectives, but the scope of ‘goals’ is much wider than merely ‘objectives’. These goals are markers you set out to achieve which will act as guiding lights in your path towards success. Follow them with diligence, and you will never stray from a path that will eventually give you success.

# 3 – Failure is Good

OK, don’t judge this one without hearing it out completely. Repeated failure is never positive, but failing itself is one of the 5 fundamentals of motivation. Without failing, you will never be able to gather enough experience to succeed. No achievement in human history was a one shot deal – everything had a slow start and a gradual or sudden success. In between, it was the trials, errors, and failures that led to victory.

# 4 – Commitment is Virtue Beyond All Else

If you don’t have the heart to completely immerse yourself into a task, don’t expect success. Motivation comes when you have worked towards a goal and find the zeal to stick to it within yourself. Commitment is a promise to yourself, so the only person you fail when you aren’t committed is yourself. Grit your teeth, dig in hard and give it everything you have – results may vary, but satisfaction is guaranteed.

# 5 – Success is Relative

This is perhaps the most important of the 5 fundamentals of motivation. Never get de-motivated if your results aren’t equal to or better than others’. Remember, all that matters is whether you are happy with your achievements. There is always a second try, but never lose faith.