Think Positive Every Day

THINK POSITIVE

If you think you are beaten, you are,
If you think you dare not, you don’t
If you like to win, but you think you can’t,
It is almost certain you won’t.

If you think you’ll lose, you’re lost
For out of the world we find,
Success begins with a fellow’s will–
It’s all in the state of mind.

If you think you are outclassed, you are,
You’ve got to think high to rise,
You’ve got to be sure of yourself before
You can ever win a prize.

Life’s battles don’t always go
To the stronger or faster man,
But soon or late the man who wins
Is the man WHO THINKS HE CAN!

by WALTER D. WINTLE, “The Man Who Thinks He Can.”

I have carried a version of this poem with me (in my purse) for the last twenty years.  The original is posted above, but for the copy in my purse, I did change it a bit … I changed the word “he” to “she” and “man” to “person” of course.

Someone gave this poem to me as inspiration, so now, I pass it on to you.

This poem reminds me to always think positively. It really does makes a difference when you think positively. One positive thought puts a smile on your face spreading warmth over the rest of your being.

The tone of how you talk also changes when you smile. Try smiling when you talk to someone. Notice how different the conversation turns out to be.

Renewed Life near the Halema'uma'u Crater in Hawai'i.

I love how this tree decided to grow not far from the Halema’uma’u volcanic crater. There is nothing stopping it from growing near an active lava area. (You can see the steam vents in my photo.) I love its courage, persistence and perseverance! This tree is definitely on the positive path!

This poem by Mr. Wintle is mentioned by Napoleon Hill in his book, Think and Grow Rich too. His book repeatedly states that what you think becomes reality.

Napoleon Hill states: “The subconscious mind, (the chemical laboratory in which all thought impulses are combined, and made ready for translation into physical reality), makes no distinction between constructive and destructive thought impulses. It works with the material we feed it, through our thought impulses. The subconscious mind will translate into reality a thought driven by FEAR just as readily as it will translate into reality a thought driven by COURAGE, or FAITH.”

One positive thought brings on another, just as a wave spread across the water. What is your positive thought of the day?

If you cannot think of one, start with something easy … like … I am awake. I am alive. I am grateful to have the ability to read these words. I have a mouth in which I can use for a smile. A smile comes to my face when I think of …

(your turn)

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About Karen Kubicko

www.KarenKubicko.com I found my joy in studying and participating in past life regressions. Ask me any question on past life regression and I will blog the answer. By re-experiencing my own personal past lives, I’ve learned a great deal about myself on multiple levels. I have remembered nearly forty past lives. Through total immersion into each memory, I have released a variety of unfounded fears, explained relationships, alleviated health issues, reawakened psychic talents and explained my fondness of certain time periods and geographic locations. When you personally remember a past life, you can heal yourself of health issues and phobias. Do you have any unfounded fears or phobias in your life? Do you have a nagging health issue? Are these issues unfounded in your current lifetime? Think about it. In my book, Life Is Just Another Class – One Soul’s Journey Through Past Life Regression, I share some of these lifetimes with you, in hopes that I will inspire and excite you to take your own spiritual journey. It is available on Amazon and at Barnes & Noble. We experience several lives here on Earth to learn and to grow. I invite you to embrace this classroom we call Earth and get to know why you are truly here in this lifetime. xoxox Karen
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12 Responses to Think Positive Every Day

  1. Malena says:

    I love how you described the subconscious mind! 🙂

  2. Malena says:

    Napoleon Hill’s statement. 🙂

  3. Great post, I have always loved this poem. Thanks for the positive energy.

  4. sarahvanness says:

    Love the positive energy in your posts. Really edifying for the spirit!

  5. Pingback: Favorite Poem: “If You Think You Are Beaten” By Walter D. Wintle. | Deo Volente

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