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Wisdom from Gail Lynne Goodwin

Wisdom from Gail Lynne Goodwin

I’d like to share a few things I’ve learned…

Gratitude! Begin and end your day with gratitude. What you focus on grows, so focus on good things. Develop an attitude of gratitude.

Realize that what’s happening around you isn’t who you are. Illusions can appear real but we get to choose whether or not to buy into them. You can be the chess master or the pawn- your choice.

Dream big and make life fun! Do something outrageous each day. Follow your passion. Believe in yourself. Change your attitude to “I’ll see it when I believe it”, not the other way around. Happiness is a choice. You have the power to do, be or create anything you choose. All things are possible-if you never give up!

Take responsibility for your actions and inactions. You choose how to act or react. No one can make you feel anything without your permission. Therefore, act – don’t react. Choose consciously and wisely. You are only one choice away from changing your world. Start with your beliefs, which will lead your thoughts, which will create your actions, which will produce your results.

Life is full of little curves and there will be times when you’ll get caught up in the drama of life and forget who you are. It’s not important that you forgot, but in how quickly you can remember…. Continue reading at

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8:25AM PDT on Apr 29, 2014

thanks Gail - uplifting

3:38PM PST on Nov 11, 2011


12:34AM PDT on Oct 8, 2011

Thanks for the article.

2:12PM PDT on Aug 7, 2011

Thank you

11:08AM PDT on Aug 7, 2011

Lovely!!! How quickly we forget these things sometimes...
I know someone who really might be inspired by this article and I can hardly wait to share it.

Thank you!


7:06AM PDT on Aug 7, 2011

Thanks for sharing. I live by those principles every day and it feels great to be alive.

9:50PM PDT on Aug 6, 2011

Thanks for the encouragement and that we are not those illusions that daily surround us.

5:26PM PDT on Aug 6, 2011

Simple, honest and thorough. Thank you Gail, inspiring article!

9:33AM PDT on Aug 6, 2011

Good thoughts, thanks.

8:35AM PDT on Aug 6, 2011

Came across this and thought it good enough to share ...

There are 5 things you cannot recover in life:

The Stone -- after it's thrown
The Word -- after it's said
The Occasion -- after it's missed
The Time -- after it's gone
A person -- after they die.

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