We have this misconception in our society that in order to be successful, you have to become someone else. “I’m working toward the person that God made me to be”, we say. But if we’re made to be something – aren’t we already what we’ve been made to be?
This mindset ties into the inherent belief that we aren’t good enough. Let me ask you – why aren’t you good enough? Exactly as you are? What changes do you believe you need to make in order to be a successful person?
If you’ve not received any other message I’ve written about, please believe me when I say – you’re good enough, just as you are, to reach your dreams. You’re not broken. You don’t need to be fixed.
The better version of yourself does not exist. You will not become smarter, better, more attractive or more financially stable before you reach your goals. This type of mindset keeps you stuck where you are because you think that you have to improve yourself first before you can be a success.
YOU are not beauty, money, health or intelligence. These are all characteristics, they are not who you are. So who ARE you, really? In my humble opinion, once you know who you REALLY are then you’ll see that these characteristics are outside of yourself. If you’ve been created to be something then you have everything within you already. You are ALREADY who you were created to be.
Isn’t it time for you to step into your destiny?
The only thing holding you back is you. You may not have the external status that shows you’re already this supposed better version of yourself. But the tools you need, the skills you’ve been born with, and your unique vision of the world are already there. Oprah was born as she is, she just had to step into her own greatness for the external status to align and come to her.
Do you think you’re any different?
So instead of holding back and waiting for the arrival of your better self, open your arms and welcome her or him in. Your mind is the only hurdle you have to get over. Once you have the belief in yourself that you’re already whole, complete and great – and the faith to see your goals through – nothing can stop you, but you.
It’s time you stop waiting and start moving forward.