Excuses

Procrastination is a thief of time.

Eric Tonningsen's Awakening to Awareness

“Excuses are the tools with which persons with no purpose in view build for themselves great monuments of nothing.” ~ Steven Grayhm

Name one person, including yourself, who hasn’t made an excuse. You’re still thinking aren’t you? Chances are we know few, if any, who haven’t offered an excuse at some time. Excuses can be counter-productive, damaging, and leave people wondering about your dependability or integrity. Excuses may seem like rational reasons for us not to do something, but if we’re not careful we can allow them to keep us from reaching our goals. Too often we accept our excuses as reasons why we cannot accomplish what we set out to do, and instead of finding alternatives we give up. You’ve been there, right? But if we can be honest with ourselves and take responsibility for our choices, we will begin to notice that we no longer give excuses.

When we keep our minds…

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