~The Simple Sophisticate, episode #37
When it comes to turning dreams into reality, versus sitting back and letting fate take the wheel, the truth behind the saying, “It was meant to be” is missing a whole lot of context. First of all, never give the wheel to an unknown driver, and second of all, be willing to master what is in your control and let go of what you cannot.
If we are ever to have any say in our lives and the path they venture along, we must become aware of the power we possess and harness it. To let life simply occur around us is to waste our precious gifts and talents. While we may not know when or how certain success or life events will happen, rest assured, if you incorporate the seven truths I am going to share with you today into your life, you will find great success and happiness.
~A detailed discussion of each point listed below is discussed on the podcast.
1. Put Yourself in the Arena
2. Come Prepared
3. Accept the Unknown
4. See Past Self-Imposed or Society-Imposed Limitations
5. Refuse to be Discouraged When Initial Attempts Fail
6. Take the Time to Reflect and Connect the Dots After Success has Occurred
7. Get Ready to Say Yes