Are you currently happy with the way your life has turned out so far? Or do you have plans that you have not yet achieved? If your life is on track and your visions are fully in place then you can view your life as a success. Unfortunately most people still have those burning desires inside of them. If this sounds like you isn’t it time you did something about them?
If you truly want to view your life as successful then you need to learn how to be true to yourself. This means throwing a little caution to the wind and following your hearts dreams and desires.
Your dreams don’t have to be huge and involve moving to a different country. Your dreams may be much smaller. Such as wanting to sit down and write a novel, or learn how to paint or take quality photographs.
No matter what your dreams are you owe it yourself to take some type of action so you can achieve them. Do you have a bucket list? If so, how many items have you checked off?
Start today and make a plan so that you can achieve at least one of your dreams this year. Or at the very least be on target for reaching it. Write out all the steps you would have to take to achieve your goal. Break them down into lots of small steps, ones that can be completed quickly and easily. Then work on completing each small goal. As you do remember that each step takes you that much closer to fulfilling your final dream.
A small step might include signing up for art lessons. Or it might mean researching what equipment you need to make your trip. Or it could include saving up money so that you can afford your dream.
With each action you take you will feel as though your life has more of a purpose. You have allowed yourself the freedom of chasing a dream. Don’t worry about what others say, you are not foolish or wasting your money.
Instead you are leading a life that will have you feeling like a success. You are essentially becoming your own person who makes their own choices and decisions. What better type of life is there to lead?
If your life has you feeling down and out, take action and start working towards one of your dreams, no matter how large or small.
Randy Bett is the author of three books – 7 Secrets of Real Estate Investing, Investing in Real Estate Sucks Unless… and The Value Driven Approach To Sell Real Estate.
He is also a retired high school teacher and former Saskatchewan farm kid. He now writes, speaks and coaches full time. He is happily married and has 2 children and 2 grandaughters. He lives in Red Deer, Alberta.