If anyone knows about the importance of gratitude, I can certainly say a few things. After nearly losing my life to a stroke which paralysed the right side of my body, I learnt the importance of gratitude after learning the determination to win back my health. After also watching my business crumble to the point of no return, and living on no income, I can definitely comment on the importance of gratitude. If you lose nearly everything, but have a passionate desire to come back, then you have more than what it takes to find success in your life. Life’s greatest battle, could be said to be an internal battle, so how can you win this battle, and be filled with gratitude?
The power to Come Back
One of the hardest battles in life could be said is the battle to come back. If you look at most of the successful people in this life you could find that they have an important quality in common, this is the strong desire to come back after suffering heavy attacks by the situations of life. The desire and will to get back up after life has knock you down is something that is a powerful driver for those who have come back after taking the knock down punches of life. To get back up after life has knocked you down will mean you will need to be determined to succeed, and you will need to be willing to get back up. Life can give you some of the hardest blows but your mind is powerful, and once you lock it into action you can make it back from the setbacks in life. The way that you view a situation can be said to be one of the most important keys to how you will react. The idea of being grateful for the good things in your life could be a start that can get you in the direction you need to go to. The idea of being grateful for things everyday, could be the new way of thinking that may assist you in seeing life in new ways. And a change in attitude based on gratitude could be the catalyst that could drive you towards the better things that you desire in your life.
Using the Key
There are people who do not achieve their desire in life because they refuse to use the key. Indeed if you look at the idea of a key you will see that the only way to enter a doorway is by using the correct key. Many people may fail to unlock the door because they are using the incorrect key. The correct key could be thought of as the key that other successful people have used. So an interesting question could be are you using the correct key? And is gratitude the key that you should be using? What do you think? – Thoughts to make you wonder.
MGA Brown (c) 17 July 2013.