Do you still say the word “can’t” in your vocabulary? It’s time you open up the dictionary, tear out the whole page the word can’t sits on, and rip it up into a zillion pieces. No more can’t do anything. You hear me? I talking to you! I heard a statistic in a speech. They said a high figure like 90% of the planet has a low self worth and low self a esteem. The other 5% has a rotten attitude. If that has any truth to it, the word can’t probably is still in many people’s dictionaries and in their everyday talk. Share this blog entry asap. Let’s help the world and erase this 1 word. Ok? 1 last time. Breathe. Now replace it with,”can”. Can you do it for you?


After you are done dancing around when you said you can’t, it’s time you no longer program yourself either using words like that.  Today is the first day of the rest of your life.  You CAN do it.  Aim high.  Think big.  Be big.  You can.  Can. Can. Can.  You see.  This song when turned way up in your car, at home will get you dancing anywhere.  You will be dancing and tapping your fingers.  You know it.  Think of this song when you think you can’t.  Now go out and do it.  Achieve great goals.  Great dreams.  Dust off your can’t and wallpaper the world with your can because you can.

I don’t know you from Adam or Eve. But I know magic starts to happen when you do all the above.  A certain kind of magic.  The can do it magic.  Sound too much for you.  Then take baby steps.

And jot down this winner phrase, “inch by inch is a cinch and yard by yard is hard”.  (I don’t know who said it – If you know, comment below)  

Do you still say the word “can’t” in your vocabulary?  It’s time you open up the dictionary, tear out the whole page the word can’t sits on, and rip it up into a zillion pieces.  No more can’t do anything.  You hear me?  I talking to you!      I heard a statistic in a speech.  They said a high figure like 90% of the planet has a low self worth and low self a esteem.  The other 5% has a rotten attitude.  If that has any truth to it, the word can’t probably is still in many people’s dictionaries and in their everyday talk.  Share this blog entry asap.  Let’s help the world and erase this 1 word.  Ok?  1 last time.  Breathe.  Now replace it with,”can”.  Can you do it for you?

Starting a speech?  A new job?  Saying an apology?  Forgiving someone?  Becoming a new club officer of your club?  Starting a new club?  Achieving anything  or doing anything worthwhile?  Begin and accomplish it. You CAN do it!

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