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Willing to Push Yourself?

Monday, August 20, 2012



I spend a few minutes each morning looking for my inspiration.
It's my personal motivation vitamin...it gives me my daily boost.
Today I'm trying to get back to reving my engines and moving forward.
I found this great article
HOW HARD ARE YOU WILLING TO PUSH YOURSELF?
My Favorite line:
"What do all people who achieve true excellence and consistently high performance have in common?

The answer isn't great genes, although they're nice to have.
It's the willingness to push themselves beyond their current limits
day in and day out,
despite the discomfort that creates,
the sacrifice of more immediate gratification,
and the UNCERTAINTY they'll be rewarded for their efforts."
blogs.hbr.org/sch
wartz/2012/07/how-hard-are
-you-willing-to-pu.html


And on that note...the weather is Great today and I intend to push myself to do at least 30 minutes of exercise and start this week off with a bang.

How's this for my new motto....No Push? Big Tush!

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MORTICIAADDAMS 8/24/2012 9:00PM

    Big tush? You have been peeking, haven't you? LOL. I was unsubscribed from your blogs. grrr.

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FALLNTENN 8/23/2012 6:48PM

    No Push? Big Tush!
Thanks for sharing your new motto. emoticon

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APROUDWANNABE 8/21/2012 1:36PM

    "No Push? Big Tush!"

I love it! emoticon

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MALEXANDER4 8/21/2012 7:28AM

    "Minimize temptation" here in lies my problem area. Time to refocus and remove that which is determined to slow me down.

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TAMPATINK67 8/21/2012 2:11AM

    Since I don't have great genes = I'll settle for great jeans! And they exist at any size!!!!!!

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WALLAHALLA 8/20/2012 9:43PM

    yo motto is me motto emoticon

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ARLENE_MOVES 8/20/2012 9:04PM

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GOULDSGRANITE 8/20/2012 5:09PM

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STRINGI719 8/20/2012 2:44PM

    GREAT motto, you've got me chuckling out loud over here!
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If you watch "Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition", you see that the trainer, Chris Powell, is constantly trying to make his contestants uncomfortable on purpose. He's constantly telling them that they need to learn to get comfortable with being uncomfortable. I think that's a good life lesson for us all!

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JEANNINEMM68 8/20/2012 2:10PM

    Motto=Great!

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JANEMAR2 8/20/2012 1:26PM

    I love your new motto. One of my favorite things is when I do a particularly hard workout (usually one with a lot of squats) and I feel it in my tush the next day. I smile and think to myself. My tush is a little bit small and a little bit shaplier than the day before.

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NEW-CAZ 8/20/2012 12:42PM

    Love your new mantra!

Keep at it Sheryl emoticon

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APPLEPIEAPPLE 8/20/2012 12:19PM

    Interesting article.

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ASPENHUGGER 8/20/2012 12:14PM

    No Push? Big Tush! LOVE it!

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1CRAZYDOG 8/20/2012 11:36AM

    Go for it!

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ESILBO 8/20/2012 11:28AM

    emoticon GOOD BLOG, LOVED THE LINK.

emoticon emoticon emoticon I HAVE TO BRAINWASH MYSELF...LOL
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SIBLEYHONEYBEE 8/20/2012 11:11AM

    Your motto is GREAT! LOL Thank you for sharing the quote from the article you read. It really boosted my motivation today. I was kind of dreading my workout today, but now I am looking forward to pushing myself beyond my current limits. Woohoo!

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TERRI289 8/20/2012 11:09AM

    Oh, you SO have it Going ON!!!! emoticon

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SCRAPPINPOLLY 8/20/2012 11:02AM

    Go for it! I loved this post today! Just what I needed.

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OLIVIANIGHT 8/20/2012 10:57AM

    Haha I love your motto!

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DISAPPEARING1 8/20/2012 10:51AM

    You go girl!!!
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BMW9295 8/20/2012 10:49AM

    Sounds great.... I mean your motto. We do have to push ourselves to get results. I know emoticon . We really do just have to emoticon . We are the only ones who can. There is no quick fix.

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