Monday Mar 07, 2016
Tip Seven: Gratitude, Grace, and Oysters
From my Ten Tips for Building Self-Confidence
Copyright © 2011 by Eden Maxwell
TIP EIGHT: GRATITUDE, GRACE, AND OYSTERS
You feel gratitude, not necessarily about any single thing, but for the state of gratitude itself. You focus on your blessings, which bolsters self-worth.
Arriving on the heels of adversity, grace is yet another test of restraint, or will powera prerequisite for a self-confident person who lives in the present moment of fulfillment instead of future uncertainty, doubt, and hope.
The world is your oyster because through will power you have cast out the irritants called greed, envy, and insecurity. Only the pearl of goodwill remains.