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These 5 Affirmations Are Proven to Change Your Life

Before the masterpiece comes the mindset to succeed.

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Creating an ideal life for ourselves takes time, effort, and consistency. In the book, Let's Do This! 100 Powerful Messages to Help You Take Action, Kevin Ngo tells us this, "If you don't make the time to work on creating the life you want, you're eventually going to be forced to spend a lot of time dealing with a life you don't want." We don't wake up one day and have everything around us suddenly evolve into a life we could only dream of; we must be willing to work diligently at it. Not solely on our careers, well-being, or filling our bank accounts, but the bigger picture we desire for our lives. Becoming a master of our life's circumstances begins in the mind. We can then turn those beliefs that bubble to the surface when we are alone in our thoughts into action. The action is where real change takes place. Before the masterpiece comes the mindset. Here are five daily reminders we all need to tell ourselves:

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1. "I can do hard things."

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