we love change and sometimes we hate it. Regardless, it always takes
a little bit of courage to leave something familiar and try something
new. Why is change difficult for most of us? Because change necessitates
that we move out of our comfort zones.
Since the ego, or protective
mind’s job is survival, it will always prefer safety and security
over the untested and unproven. It likes to keep things the same.
It has us believe "the devil I know, is better than the devil
I don’t know." In short, "if I stay with what I know and
what is familiar, I won’t get hurt." This belief system is
simply not true and goes directly against the laws of nature.
Most people are not totally
happy and successful, yet they continue to do the same things over
and over hoping someday things will be different. Realize if what
you’ve been looking for was where you’ve been looking, chances are
you’d have already found it! Doing more of the same even harder
and longer is not usually the answer. Being willing to change will
usually create better results.
Since your inner world
creates your outer world, one of the first steps in change, is changing
your thoughts. By examining the way you talk to yourself and your
beliefs around success, money and prosperity, you are in a position
to consciously change any thoughts that are based in lack, fear
and limitation. Because what you focus on expands, by intentionally
thinking of prosperity, abundance and success you will attract those
Change is natural. The
universe is in constant motion, from the changing of the seasons;
to the way plants, trees and flowers grow; from the rushing of the
rivers, to the wind that blows. Life is always moving, always changing.
In fact, the only constant in the world, the only thing you can
absolutely count on, is change itself.
Therefore, utilize every
change as a gift. Whenever change occurs, ask yourself "how
can I use this change to my benefit?" If you lose your job,
know that a new and better opportunity awaits you. If you lose a
relationship, know that a new and better relationship awaits you.
and most successful people all share a critical characteristic –
the trait of adaptability. Which means they have the ability to
quickly adapt to new situations and circumstances. The idea then
is to go with the flow and not only accept change, but embrace it
as an opportunity to expand yourself and your life.
a list of all the areas in your life where changes needs to take
place. Make sure your list not only covers the situations in your
life, but also your environment and how you personally need to
change. Start implementing those changes now!
I am adaptable.
I accept change easily and use it to my advantage.
For your freedom,
T. Harv Eker