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Reject The "All Or Nothing" Mentality!!

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It is so easy to live with an "All or Nothing" mentality... BUT, it will discourage and defeat you!! Take one day at a time... if you mess up, don't fall apart... Jump back in and KEEP GOING!! We CAN do it!! WoooHooo....

- Submitted by SEWINGMEG 1/25/2011 in Staying Positive | 5 Comments
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MISTYMARIE9 10/25/2011 8:54:00 PM

    This was encouraging Margie, thank you~ emoticon
THEREALLALA 1/28/2011 9:28:00 AM

    I struggled with the ALL OR NOTHING mentality my whole life and as a result have missed out on so many accomplishments. I am so hard on myself and try to be MISS PERFECT! But i decided that 2011 was going to be different. I am forgiving person, but I never seemed to want to forgive myself for messing up. This year when I mess up, I'm going to forgive myself and start again, immediately if not sooner!
Linda
HAPPY1049 1/27/2011 2:08:00 PM

    This is true!
KPNEWME 1/26/2011 4:03:00 PM

    Yes We Can!
KITTYGRABA 1/25/2011 9:15:00 PM

    Amen!

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