Courage and Resolve

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You can’t selectively shut down emotion. You can overcome it’s power over you by claiming your “fear routine” or “habit”

Often, “Your Inner Critic confirms your worries that you aren’t good enough”

“Listen to your Inner Critic without granting it free rein over your life choices”

Ask your inner voice again saying: “Redo please, I’m listening, but only if you can say things respectfully.”

What does your inner critic say about your ability to make your dreams a reality?
Do you think it wants you to fail? Or is it just so overwhelmed and afraid? Does it think you lack the skill or talent to achieve your goals?

Pondering over the means to achieve your goals may calm your inner critic.


Dedicated to my brother Carol Olympus on his birthday


Inspiration and ideas realised while I was reading the book: The Courage Habit by Kate Swoboda


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Courage and Resolve

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With courage and resolve, there’s no telling the great distance you can cover, what you may accomplish or how much you can achieve. And we’re still waiting over it?

Identify the role fear plays in your mundane routine and “autopilot mode”. Often it’s so buried deep within that you don’t even realise it’s fear underneath.


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Courage and Resolve

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Hard work and intense enthusiasm will get you farther than a “natural aptitude”.

Take courage to jump into unfamiliar subjects, with a firm belief in yourself, guided by your passion.

It will definitely be outside your safe zone for a while.

But when the time comes, you will be able to perform at the peak of your physical or mental capabilities.


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Courage and Resolve

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Stay pledged to doing what you love. Avoid getting stuck over a meaningless routine. Ensure your actions are conscious and intentional.

Work to find your Achilles heel – the specific aspect of the music that needs problem solving – Roberto Diaz, star violinist.


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Courage and Resolve

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Focusing on simple goals will help you achieve more difficult ones. Remember that effort is of great worth than “inborn” natural aptitude or skill.

A perceived “lack of inborn talent” can be over powered with effort – and yes, it is built over time.


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