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Healthy Inspiration from SparkPeople

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Motivational Quote - A setback is when you slip up, get busy, or become distracted from your goals. A failure is when you decide your health isn't worth the effort.

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Everyone has health and fitness setbacks and slip-ups--nobody is perfect all the time. Realize that your setbacks are not failures; they are learning opportunities. Learn and grow from them, and then pick yourself back up and face your challenges with even more determination.

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GRANDMAROYER2

10/19/2017 2:16:11 PM

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I needed to read this. May I remember this. I wish I could print it and post it.

MOOREY

9/4/2017 10:00:03 AM

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I needed this today after yesterday.

GRAM39MY

9/18/2016 5:03:58 PM

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Set back today but all for a worthy cause. Back on track tomorrow.

ROTTIELOVE

1/19/2016 12:46:23 PM

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I needed this inspiration today, thank you SP!

STEELER71

4/10/2015 5:21:11 AM

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This quote is an eye opener. It opened my eyes and I thank you Sparkpeople.

PAMPERINGME

2/6/2015 12:03:57 AM

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I love this and will use it when I have a setback

WWBULBS

1/16/2015 5:53:04 AM

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Sounds like something I'd hear at my WW meetings! Love it!

STEELER71

12/14/2014 4:50:27 AM

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I'm at goal weight now and nearly slipped and let myself get into trouble at a party but I'd seen this quote before on my bulletin board at home and was able to control myself and still have a good time.

PEAR-170

6/27/2014 6:14:45 PM

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I agree

CRUMP8470

4/13/2014 6:25:53 PM

couldn't have said it better myself.....kudos

LINDA_COTY2000

3/23/2014 3:29:39 PM

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to me failure, is giving in & saying ok take my life I'm not worth it.

OWLVR54

3/14/2014 11:37:55 PM

This is so true and words to live by.

MYSPECIALKS

2/3/2014 1:53:49 PM

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yes!

BANNERMAN

2/2/2014 2:14:26 AM

Great.

DIVADOLL73

11/20/2013 7:27:55 PM

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This quote speaks in VOLUMES 2 me! Well said.....

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