Beginning today I will no longer worry about yesterday. It is in the past and the past will never change. Only I can change by choosing to do so.
Beginning today I will no longer worry about tomorrow. Tomorrow will always be there, waiting for me to make the most of it. Because I cannot make the most of tomorrow without first making the most of today.
Beginning today I will look in the mirror and I will see a person worthy of my respect and admiration. This capable person looking back at me is someone I enjoy spending time with and someone I would like to get to know better.
Beginning today I will let go of judgment. I will look at each and every person I encounter as a reflection of myself. I will find something positive to say about all those I speak with and I will share it with them too.
Beginning today I will take a moment to step off the beaten path and to revel in the mysteries I encounter. I will face challenges with courage and determination. I will overcome what barriers there may be which hinder my quest for growth and self- improvement.
Beginning today I will take life one day at a time, one step at a time. Discouragement will not be allowed to taint my positive self-image, my desire to succeed or my capacity to love.
Beginning today I walk with renewed faith in human kindness. Regardless of what has gone before. I believe there is hope for a brighter and better future.
Beginning today I will open my mind and my heart. I will welcome new experiences. I will meet new people. I will not expect perfection from myself nor anyone else: perfection does not exist in an imperfect world.
Beginning today I will make a choice. I will be responsible for my own happiness and will do things that make me happy. I will admire the beautiful wonders of nature, listen to my favorite music, pet a kitten or a puppy, soak in a bubble bath. Pleasure can be found in the simplest things.
Beginning today I will experience gratitude in everything I do. From the rising of the sun to the leaves on the tree. I will find the magnificence in the simple things that life has to offer, and in doing so, I will experience the true joy of being alive.
Beginning today I will learn something new and I will try something different. I will savor all the various flavors life has to offer. I will change what I can and the rest I will let go. I will strive to be excellent in all that I do.
Beginning today I will Pay It Forward. I will do the small and simple things that change other people’s view of the world. I will share the things I find that inspire me and I will ask others to Pay It Forward too.
Beginning today I will break free from the limitations I have placed upon myself. I will choose to make a stand for what I believe in and let go of the things that hold me back. In doing so, I will make a new start, regardless of where I am and what I have been doing up until now.