Secrets of Success

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




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.

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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.

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  • "Don't Trade What You Want Most For What You Want At The Moment." - by LOVEISWITHINME
    What a great saying. I like to collect motivational quotes and tidbits. This will go in my collection. Thanks for sharing. emoticon - by 4ROWEEN
  • Yes, I think of this quote all the time, but I didn't last Saturday. Now I'm almost a pound heavier and stuck. - by SUNRISESUNSET
  • How true! I'm going to write this down where I can see it often. Thanks for the inspiration. emoticon - by ON2GOALS
  • 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 - by SKINNYROBIN100
    Very good quote. I will need to remember it especially in the moment. - by MTWYMAN1
  • Really enjoyed your secret. Words to live by - thanks! - by AVRILLE1
  • Awesome, thanks so much for sharing that. That is something that I need to remind myself as well. emoticon - by JKSDADAMS2

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