This quote made me realize just how powerful our words can be. My whole life I’ve been saying, “I need to lose weight.”
Well, it’s true, you can lose something but you might it again.
And good LAWD have I found it over and over again!
I’m digging this new statment, “I’m getting rid of weight.”
I don’t want to find it.
“One definition of insanity is: Doing the same thing again and again and expecting a different result.”
Oh, such a good point! I use the insanity quote often. Stopped by from Weekend Wander. Hope you have a lovely weekend!
holllaa! i like this too! i’ve gained about 10-15lbs since february (when b left me to start working in cali before I moved out here) and i’m having difficulties going back to smaller portions. this was motivating!
haha love that saying!!
Very true, it’s interesting to see how a little rephrasing of words can make a huge difference, and how it affects our psyche. 🙂
Thanks for posting, Mimi! You’ve inspired me to get back on the Weight Watchers wagon again. In fact, I wrote about this post on my blog if you want to read it! http://littlebitofclasslittlebitofsass.blogspot.com/2011/09/marys-musing-monday-ooops-i-did-it.html
Thanks again and best of luck!