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Believe in Yourself

The Power of Positive Thinking

Aimee Hedman | Posted 09.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Aimee Hedman

Believing in my abilities is an integral part of obtaining true success. Without believing in myself, I can never reach the fruition of my own potential. I am convinced there is no greater gift we can give ourselves than to go after our goals with the belief that we can and will succeed.

Mistakes Downton Abbey Did Not Make

Heather Deason Zynczak | Posted 08.19.2014 | Women
Heather Deason Zynczak

My experience is that women sometimes are their own worst enemies. We are harder on ourselves than anyone around us. If you think you can't do it, you probably can't. Believe in yourself. You will succeed.

An Open Letter to the Graduating Class of Malibu High 2014

Michel Shane | Posted 08.03.2014 | Impact
Michel Shane

This graduation is bittersweet for me, as Emily's father I have watched many of you grow up to become the fine young men and women you now are. I see you and wonder what she would be like and the adventures she would be on.

Trust Your Heart

Mary Paleologos | Posted 06.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Mary Paleologos

Granted, there are people who are leaders in their respective fields who can offer expert advice; however, when it comes to what is right for you, your heart has the answer -- if you simply quiet your mind long enough to hear it.

Go for Gold!

Deborah Carberry | Posted 04.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Deborah Carberry

Just think, if no one ever told you that you couldn't do something wouldn't you be less likely to doubt yourself -- if you doubted yourself at all? Never ever ever be the one to doubt yourself. Never.

Impossible Dreams: The Story of Discovering My Superpowers

Tywan Wade | Posted 02.16.2014 | Technology
Tywan Wade

I was beginning to develop an acrimonious relationship with my roommate. We didn't talk much, but when we did, we talked about the weather. I didn't know it at the time, but this little note would be the thing that changed my life.

How To Silence Your Inner Critic Once And For All

Posted 10.28.2013 | OWN

You're doing just fine. But here's the catch: Your inner critic won't let you believe it. Martha Beck can help you replace those bitter pills once...

6 Steps to Self-Assurance

Posted 08.25.2013 | OWN

How doing something bold can increase your confidence

Have What You Want and Live the Life of Your Dreams

Jill Lawson | Posted 08.10.2013 | Impact
Jill Lawson

Everyone has big dreams, yet no one has forever and a day to realize them. If you are looking forward to achieving a goal, checking off your bucket list, or living your dream life, the following tips will help you eliminate all that keeps you from moving forward in getting what you want.

Winners Never Quit, and Quitters Never Win

Dr. Debbie Magids | Posted 04.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Debbie Magids

The key is finding the joy in between the peaks -- paying attention to the moments, to the joy in the creating of your dreams, and to the pride you feel in yourself. Even if no one else ever acknowledges what you're doing, this is the true objective.

6 Things I Would Tell My 20-Year-Old Self

Linda Wolff | Posted 03.26.2013 | Fifty
Linda Wolff

At 20 I was like many kids at that age: A youthful mixture of bravado and immaturity. Every thing seemed SO important. EVERY decision was larger than life. Here are six things that I know now, but wish I would have known then.

Jennifer Hudson and Weight Watchers: The Real Commercial

Erica Watson | Posted 05.15.2012 | Comedy
Erica Watson

I feel that we should be able to celebrate weight loss or any other accomplishment without taking a jab at our former selves.

How To Be Amazing When You Stink At Everything

Tiphani N. Montgomery | Posted 04.23.2012 | Healthy Living
Tiphani N. Montgomery

I did some reevaluating of my life and realized that the reason I was failing at everything I touched was because it wasn't in my destiny to do them. So I made the decision to live my life according to what was going to make ME the happiest.

Kid Gives Amazing Motivational Speech After First Bike Ride (VIDEO)

Posted 08.01.2011 | Impact

"I know you can believe in yourself." That's the inspiring message from a little boy coming off his very first successful bike ride, but we think t...

How to Turn "I Can't" Into "I Can"

Carolyn Rubenstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Rubenstein

So often the only thing stopping us from achieving a goal? Ourselves. We tell ourselves that we can't do something or that we are not good at somethin...

The Most Annoying Success Cliche of All Time

Noah St. John | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Noah St. John

"Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it." ...

How to Be Happy: Building Joy From Suffering

Julie Genovese | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julie Genovese

Born with two strikes against me, dwarfism plus degenerative arthritis, I was hardly expected to reach the heights of happiness. Little did I know then that two strikes was like striking gold.

How Yang Beat Woods: A Story of Believing in Yourself

Noah St. John | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Noah St. John

Y.E. Yang emotionally put himself in the situation before it happened, so that when it actually happened, it felt perfectly natural.

How to Believe In Yourself: A Four-Step Plan

Noah St. John | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Noah St. John

You can find Loving Mirrors in your own family, your friends or even work associates. Start by acknowledging the good you see in others, then ask for the support you need.