Motivation Monday

What motivated you to get out of bed this morning?

Are you out of bed yet? 🙂

Was it fear of losing your job if you weren’t to work on time?

Was it duty because you were expected to cook breakfast for someone (even yourself)?

I too have been motivated by fear and duty, still can be.

But I find that being motivated by love and gratitude can be so much better.

I can go to the gym and make good food choices because I think I have to, but do I really have to do anything? Eventually that type of motivation gets old.

I can do it because I am afraid of what will happen if I don’t, which may be stronger, but fear is no way to live.

I choose to train and eat well because I love my family and want to be around for a long time to enjoy them and provide for them.

I choose to train and eat well because I am grateful I can. I was given a new day today, and gratitude guides me to want to make the most of it.

Love and Gratitude > Fear and Duty.

Every Time.

 

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Coach Dean

Former Fat Boy Turned Health and Fitness Junkie. Award Winning Fitness Business Owner and Trainer. World Class Nutrition Coach. Truth Teller. Scholar. Opinionated. Humble and Willing To Tell You About It. Tell Dean He Is Full Of It On Any Of His Social Media Profiles. He Will Probably Agree.

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