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Don'T Trade What You Want Most For What You Want At The Moment.


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This secret is based on a quote I found a while back that says, "Don't trade for what you want most for what you want at the moment." I can't remember where I saw it or who it came from, but it has stuck with me. This can apply to food, exercise or anything that might hamper your long term goal for a short term satisfaction.

For example... while grocery shopping I have CRAVED junk... but I said to myself. "I do not want to trade my fit/healthy body that I will have someday, for that chocolate eclair that I want right now." When applied... it really does work.
- Submitted by OHANAMAMA 11/18/2010 in Getting Back On Track | 8 Comments
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LOVEISWITHINME 11/27/2010 8:36:00 PM

    "Don't Trade What You Want Most For What You Want At The Moment."
4ROWEEN 11/25/2010 3:59:00 PM

    What a great saying. I like to collect motivational quotes and tidbits. This will go in my collection. Thanks for sharing. emoticon
SUNRISESUNSET 11/23/2010 6:07:00 AM

    Yes, I think of this quote all the time, but I didn't last Saturday. Now I'm almost a pound heavier and stuck.
ON2GOALS 11/22/2010 11:42:00 AM

    How true! I'm going to write this down where I can see it often. Thanks for the inspiration. emoticon
SKINNYROBIN100 11/20/2010 8:02:00 PM

    This is such good advice and I try to remember to be cautious with whatever I want and why I want it. Great Secret! emoticon emoticon
MTWYMAN1 11/20/2010 12:58:00 PM

    Very good quote. I will need to remember it especially in the moment.
AVRILLE1 11/20/2010 4:08:00 AM

    Really enjoyed your secret. Words to live by - thanks!
JKSDADAMS2 11/19/2010 12:40:00 AM

    Awesome, thanks so much for sharing that. That is something that I need to remind myself as well. emoticon

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