Author - Jacqueline Akakpo

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Do You Know How To Accept A Compliment?
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Do you kill the thing you love?
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Are You Sure It Is Impossible?
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How To Say “No” and Not Feel Guilty
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15 Motivational quotes from Michelle Obama

Do You Know How To Accept A Compliment?

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” Leo Buscaglia

VICKY:  I like your dress, it’s really nice.
AMANDA: Yeah? I’m not sure the colour suits me.
VICKY: It’s really nice.
AMANDA: Really?  You think so?  I was thinking of giving it away, I guess I’ll keep it now.

 Sound familiar?

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Do you kill the thing you love?

“I have known a lot of people who, when their personal calling was within their grasp, went on to commit a series of stupid mistakes and never reached their goal when it was only a step away.” – Paulo Coehlo.

Find the courage to do the things you love, because you know they will give your life purpose. They will give your life meaning and a sense of life worth living.

Do not kill the things you love. Embrace them, because deep down you know that despite all the obstacles you may face, it is worth it.

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Are You Sure It Is Impossible?

“If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won’t, you most assuredly won’t. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.” – Denis Waitley

Prior to May 1954, the population of the world generally believed that it was impossible to run a mile in under 4 minutes.  This belief was also held by scientist and the medical profession.

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How To Say “No” and Not Feel Guilty

Have you ever said “yes” to someone when you really didn’t want to, or perhaps you knew you couldn’t deliver on the promise? Don’t worry, we all have. It’s completely natural that we want to please the people in our lives.

Most people avoid saying “no” to other people because they feel guilty for saying it. This is a common trait around the world. But then we often resent the commitment we said “yes” to when we wanted to say “no” to begin with.

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15 Motivational quotes from Michelle Obama

Born  Michelle LaVaughn Robinson on 17 January 17 1964, in Chicago, Illinois, Michelle Obama was the 44th first lady of the United States and is the wife of Barack Obama.

Before she became the first lady, she was a lawyer, Chicago city administrator and community-outreach worker.

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