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My 14 Vows of Success

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My 14 Vows of Success

Post by srinudumpala on Mon May 19, 2008 12:53 am

My 14 Vows of Success By Moises Reconalla

Dear Lord, thank you that today you wake-up my mind from a depth sleep. Thank you
for reminding me that today is the preparation of my future success. Thank you for
helping me to realize that life is full of hardships, pains, sorrows, and trials.
Then, the only way to beat these odds is to face and take it as a challenge of
life and so just continue on improving myself. Therefore, beginning today dear
Lord, I will not waste my time for idleness, laziness, cowardness, and timidity
instead I will use it as an opportunity for the improvement of my being.

Beginning today, I will take charge of my mind. IA ' ve learned from my life
experiences that if I think a negative, the result is always a negative. But If I
think a positive, the result is always a positive.

Beginning today, I will take charge of my mouth. IA ' ll be careful and tactful in my
words when I am engaging in conversation with my beloved fellow human being. I
know that life and death is in the power of the tongue.

Beginning today, I will take good care of my health. For it is my only investment
and tools to reach my goals and dreams in life.

Beginning today, I will take charge of my emotions. Everyday, I will motivate
myself to act as an educated and emotionally mature individual. If happened that I
encountered insult and disappointment, I will just remind myself that this too,
shall pass!

Beginning today, I will put the others first and serve them honestly with love and
care. For these are my only chance to share the love, kindness and blessings from

Beginning today, I will teach myself to be compassionate, humble, lovable, and
open-minded in dealing with people. IA ' ve learned from the counsels and writings of
the great men of the ages that being a compassionate, humble, lovable, and open-
minded person is the best cure in healing of the old wounds of the broken-hearted.
That can help to cast out the doubts, feeling of inferiority and hatred in their
hearts and minds. It can also be the best technique in winning the hearts of the
wicked men and eventually to become his friend.

Beginning today, I will teach myself the importance of hard work, honesty,
sincerity, time management, frugality, initiative, planning, creativeness,
determination, patience, persistence, enthusiasm, cooperation, extra mile, faith,
and trust in myself. For these are the secret of success in any field of works.

Beginning today, I will embrace all the hardships, pains, sorrows, and trials as a
challenge and stepping-stone for success. Trials are medicines which my Loving God
prescribed because I need them. He proportions the frequency and weight of them to
what the case requires. Therefore, let me trust His skill, and eventually thank
Him for His prescription.

Beginning today, I will nurture my character. For my character is the only shield
to protect and cover my reputation against the trap and honey words of the wicked

Beginning today, I will improve myself. I will encourage and teach myself the
importance of self-respect and self-discipline. For these are the foundations of

Beginning today, I will treasure the importance of reading good books. Books are
the best, wise, patient mentors, professors of all any colleges and universities
in the world. Books are the best source of knowledge and wisdom. It can help me to
become more discerning, depth and great thinker.

Beginning today, I will practice to have my own originality. Today is my only
chance that I can prove and show to the world that I am a unique man created by
the loving hands of the Almighty God. That have has a mission and vision to
fulfill. To plant the seeds of my uniqueness and productivity in this land!

Beginning today, I will remove from my words and vocabulary such words and
phrases: defeat, failure, improvable, impossible, hopeless, and retreat for these
are the words and vocabulary of the fools and losers.

Finally, beginning today, I will make my Loving God as a partner in every plans
and decisions of life. With Him, I can do all things that others think and sees it
is impossible!

Now, with these precious short 14 vows of success in my hands, If I just
diligently follow each precept daily and put it in my heart and mind, surely! IA ' ll
be the most happiest and successful person in the future.
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Re: My 14 Vows of Success

Post by GetAhead on Sat May 24, 2008 5:38 pm

Practical vows, if only everyone made and kept such vows...
"They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson is life who does not every day surmount a fear."
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