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Getting Physical!

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussions' started by Ruby, Nov 25, 2018.

  1. Kurt

    Kurt Well-Known Member

    Check out my last post .. it talks all about getting physical!!!:D:D:D

    On a more serious note you can pm me 4 thoughts...

    Here they are.

    I lose my drive when I lose motivation. I need something to constantly motivate me or I start rotting.

    When I turned 18 that was the most productive period of my life because I literally fought for everything that I had.

    Right now I am fighting to preserve it, but I'm not as motivated because I am relatively stable.

    Stay motivated and you will stay physically active.
     
    Last edited: Nov 26, 2018
  2. RobertaGrimes

    RobertaGrimes Administrator

    Dear Auras, I think what you are describing is depression, and emphatically it is not normal! My childhood also was not terrific and I assume I must also be grown up (I'm 72 now), yet there never has been a morning in my life when I didn't wake up excited to find another day to fill with things I wanted to do! But this hasn't just happened to me, Auras - I make it happen. I live each day seeking and finding wisdom, seeking and finding new things to know, and seeking and finding ways that I can use that wisdom and that knowledge to help other people. Here are three bits of advice that have for my whole life spurred me to jump out of bed each morning. Please print them out in big letters and post them everywhere, and read them often! A good life doesn't just happen. You make it happen! And fortunately, there is a lot of help for you if you will just surround yourself with the wisdom of the ages:

    Jesus said, “Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door is opened.” (LK 11:9-10)

    William Blake, the great eighteenth- and nineteenth-century English poet, said, "I sought my soul, but my soul I could not see. I sought my God, but my God eluded me. I sought my brother, and I found all three."

    Albert Einstein said, “Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the great mystery into which we were born.”
     
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  3. Auras

    Auras New Member

    Hi, Thanks for the reply. I’ll take what you said about depression with a grain of salt. I want to do things, I want to go out, meet new people, travel places etc. I just have no drive to do so.

    I Think I’m just going to have to force myself to do stuff, simply because I’m getting bored of actually doing nothing now
     
  4. Ruby

    Ruby Active Member

    It's not easy to make your way in the world today, hard to know which direction to take, but you communicate well here. As you say, you're just growing up.
     

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