Daily Positive Quote, March 1st, 2021
Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.
Today’s Affirmation: I am patient with myself and others.
Journal Prompt: What have you been waiting for to receive or to achieve? How can you focus more on recognizing joy, while you are waiting?
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Daily Positive Quote, March 2nd, 2021
Do everything. One thing may turn out right.
– Humphrey Bogart
Today’s Affirmation: I give myself permission to embrace new experiences
Journal Prompt: What fears are holding me back from trying new experiences?
Daily Positive Quote, March 3rd, 2021
Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.
– Ella Fitzgerald
Today’s Affirmation: I give myself the permission to follow my dreams
Journal Prompt: What small action steps can you take this week, to pursue your dream?
Daily Positive Quote, March 4th, 2021
Freedom lies in bold action. ~ Robert Frost
Today’s Affirmation: I am capable, bold, and worthy.
Journal Prompt: Make a list of all of the strengths that you have. Which one of these strengths can you utilize today to move toward your dream life?
Daily Positive Quote, March 5th, 2021
Observe always that everything is the result of change, and get used to thinking that there is nothing Nature loves so well as to change existing forms and make new ones like them.
~ Marcus Aurelius
Today’s Affirmation: I embrace change openly and freely
Journal Prompt: What positive change has occurred in my life lately? How have I grown from this change?
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Daily Positive Quote, March 6th, 2021
There is nothing noble about being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.
~ Hindustani proverb
Today’s Affirmation: My potential to succeed is limitless
Journal Prompt: Listen mindfully and with purpose today. In the evening right down what insights you have gained from truly listening to those around you.
Daily Positive Quote, March 7th, 2021
Intention and gratitude are two essential inseparable waves. They bless everything they touch.
Today’s Affirmation: I am deeply grateful for who I am today, and who I am growing into being
Journal Prompt: Today, write a gratitude essay that does not cover the usual subjects or physical items. Topics to include today could be wisdom, knowledge, growth, peacefulness, kindness, experiences, lessons. Go deep, and go into detail.
Daily Positive Quote, March 8th, 2021
What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.
– Richard Bach
Today’s Affirmation: I am willing to let go of that which no longer serves me.
Journal Prompt: What experiences in your life did you not want to let go of, but it ended up being a good thing that it ended?
Daily Positive Quote, March 9th, 2021
Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass. It’s about learning how to dance in the rain.
Today’s Affirmation: I create a safe and secure space for myself wherever I am.
Journal Prompt: What actions can you take today, that makes you feel safe and secure?
Daily Positive Quote, March 10th, 2021
We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.
– Friedrich Koenig
Today’s Affirmation: I actively look for things and situations to feel positive about.
Journal Prompt: Make a list of things that you have accomplished over the last 7 days. These things do not have to be “big”, instead should include things like the work you have done, or the important conversations you have dealt with.
Daily Positive Quote, March 11th, 2021
Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.
~ Author Unknown
Today’s Affirmation: I am patient with myself and others
Today’s Journal Prompt: How can I learn to make peace with the period of waiting? What can I learn from, and while waiting?
Daily Positive Quote, March 12th, 2021
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
Today’s Affirmation: I am steady and focused on the path ahead.
Journal Prompt: What action can you take today, that is just a little bit outside of your comfort zone? It does not have to be something big, just something that pushes you a little bit further than your usual behavior and actions.
Daily Positive Quote, March 13th, 2021
Mindfulness is rooted in the realization that when we ignore what we are seeing, touching, or eating, it is as if it does not exist.
Today’s Affirmation: I realize and appreciate the beauty in the mundane
Journal Prompt: What mundane details in my life am I usually overlooking? Where and when can I pay more deliberate attention to them?
Daily Positive Quote, March 14th, 2021
As you bless others, let yourself be blessed. As you give yourself permission to succeed, you give others that same permission.
~ From The Book of Afformations® by Noah St. John and John Assaraf
Today’s Affirmation: I am worthy of success.
Journal Prompt: Make a list of people who you want to bless today. Take a moment, and visualize them individually, and send them a loving thought, or a smile. How did that make you feel?
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Daily Positive Quote, March 15th, 2021
When people do not want to see something, they get mad at the one who shows them. They kill the messenger.
~ The Artist’s Way
by Julia Cameron
Today’s Affirmation: I am secure in who I am.
Journal Prompt: What is your general response to criticism?
Daily Positive Quote, March 16th, 2021
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. – Oscar Wilde
Today’s Affirmation: I love and accept myself.
Journal Prompt: What parts of yourself are you hiding from others? Are you expressing yourself authentically in your daily life? Do you feel like you are able to do so?
Daily Positive Quote, March 17th, 2021
What I believe about myself and about my life becomes true for me.
~ Louise Hay
Today’s Affirmation: I choose the labels I give myself with love and care
Journal Prompt: What labels are you giving yourself? Today, pay attention to any statement that you make that starts with the words “I am..”. Are they positive or overwhelmingly negative? How do you think about yourself, when you begin a thought with these two words? Become aware of the labels you have embraced – unconsciously, or deliberately.
Daily Positive Quote, March 18th, 2021
The questions that one asks oneself begin, at last, to illuminate the world and become one’s key to the experience of others.
~ James Baldwin
Today’s Affirmation: I choose the questions I ask myself carefully
Journal Prompt: Pay attention today to what you are asking of yourself, others, and what questions that you have about the world around you. Are these questions that allow you to become better or stronger, or are these surface questions? Are you afraid to ask deep questions? If so, why?
Daily Positive Quote, March 19th, 2021
Resistance is the first step to change. – Louise Hay
Today’s Affirmation: I embrace change with an open heart
Journal Prompt: What have you been resisting in your life, despite knowing that you need to work on that area or subject? Take some time to really ask yourself why you keep on holding on to the way it is, rather than making the necessary changes. Note any fear and doubts that come up, so that you can heal them, one by one.
Daily Positive Quotes, March 20th, 2021
Love heals. . . . Love is the most powerful known stimulant to the immune system.
~ Bernie S. Siegel
Today’s Affirmation: I love and accept myself.
Journal Prompt: Do you practice self-compassion? When is the last time that you showed yourself the same kindness that you give others? How can you be more kind to yourself on a regular basis? How do you think you will show up to the world if you accept yourself just the way you are right now?
Daily Positive Quote, March 21st, 2020
Whatever games are played with us, we must play no games with ourselves, but deal in our privacy with the last honesty and truth.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Today’s Affirmation: I am honest with myself.
Journal Prompts: What have you lied to yourself about recently? I am not talking about big lies necessarily, but the little ones, like the ones when you allow yourself to get away with something that is not up to your usual standard. What has kept you from upholding your personal standards? What are your personal standards, and values that you live by?
Daily Positive Quote, March 22nd, 2021
What you dislike in another take care to correct in yourself.
– Thomas Sprat
Today’s Affirmation: I hold myself accountable for my responses and reactions.
Journal Prompt: What traits and habits do you dislike in others? Why? What about these habits makes you uncomfortable? Can you improve those habits and behaviors in yourself?
Daily Positive Quote, March 23rd, 2021
The easiest thing in the world to be is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don’t let them put you in that position.
Today’s Affirmation: I love and accept all of who I am.
Journal Prompt: How many aspects of your daily life are based on what other people want from you? Do you make time for things that you want out of life? Make a list of goals and dreams that you have just for yourself, and make a plan to include some of them into your experience within the next couple of weeks.
Daily Positive Quote, March 24th, 2021
One must liberate oneself . . . from complexities, from taking one’s fate too much to heart, before being able to rejoice simply because one is alive and among the living.
~ Czeslaw Milosz
Today’s Affirmation: I feel deep gratitude for my life
Journal Prompt: Have you ever considered how much stop happens for you, without you having to do anything about it? Make a list of blessings that you are surrounded by, that are automatic, or things that you may not think about on a regular basis, such as your heart’s ability to pump blood throughout your body, even while you are sleeping. There is a lot to be grateful for that we usually overlook, but not today!
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Daily Positive Quote, March 25th, 2021
Whatever good I want to see brought into the world, I can help create it today.
– A Daily Book of Pagan Prayer by Megan Day
Today’s Affirmation: I am kind and compassionate with myself and others
Journal Prompt: Do you know how one word, one gesture, one smile can make such a huge impact on someone else’s life, that it might even save theirs? Would you act differently toward others if you would truly internalize that truth? How can you be more compassionate, loving, and kind today, in every interaction that you have, no matter if it is a person or an animal?
Daily Positive Quote, March 26th, 2021
The past is just training; it doesn’t define you.
from The Motivation Myth
Today’s Affirmation: I let go of the failures of my past
Journal Prompt: What past hurts and upsets are you holding on to, to this day? Does this serve you? If not, is there a way you can forgive yourself and those involved? Can you at least acknowledge that you may be ready to forgive them at some point later on?
Daily Positive Quote, March 27th, 2021
Establishing faith in your most limitless capabilities requires a conscious, deliberate decision to do so.
~ from The Miracle Equation
by Hal Elrod
Today’s Affirmation: I believe in my powers to co-create my reality
Journal Prompt: Do you trust in the laws of the Universe? Are you aware of your power of co-creation? Do you actively pursue your ability to attract the life of your dreams, or are you allowing things to just happen to you? What if you truly were that powerful? What would change?
Daily Positive Quote, March 28th, 2021
We need to learn to speak to God intimately, directly, and often. We can no longer pray to God; we must pray with God. And we must pray with and for each other.
from Intimate Conversations With the Divine
by Caroline Myss
Today’s Affirmation: I am allowing space for the Universe to guide me
Journal Prompt: Do you make room for silence in your life? Make a list of ways that you can make space in your schedule to just be still, and listen to what the Universe has to tell you.
Daily Positive Quote, March 29th, 2021
Gratitude for the journey—the whole journey—changes everything.
from Writing Down Your Soul
Today’s Affirmation: I am grateful for every aspect of my life
Journal Prompt: What aspects of your life do you usually overlook when you are making your gratitude list? Do you thank the Universe for unanswered prayers, for the stumbling blocks that made you stronger, or the people that taught you something, even if you did not like the lesson?
Daily Positive Quote, March 30th, 2021
If you have a vision that you are unwilling to abandon in the face of discomfort, you will become what you are capable of becoming.
from The 12 Week Year Field Guide
by Brian P. Moran and Michael Lennington
Today’s Focus: I am focused and steady with my actions
Journal Prompt: Are you easily distracted from your goals? Why is that? Is there a payoff from allowing yourself to be distracted? Does your goal have a strong enough reason for you to stick with it, no matter what?
Daily Positive Quote, March 31st, 2021
Real results come from real experiences in the real world.
From How to Write a Nonfiction eBook in 21 Days – That Readers LOVE!
by Steve Scott
Today’s Affirmation: I take action to gain experience
Journal Prompt: Are you afraid of making mistakes? Does that keep you from taking action? Which actions have you been putting off, because you are afraid that you may fail? What would happen if you would fail? Could you learn from that potential failure, and therefore grow?