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Eleven Sentiments

An Acrostic Poem

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.(1)

You attract what you are, not what you want. If you want great, then be great as of now.(2)

Nobody can go back to start a new beginning, but you can start today to make a new ending.(3)

If your fears become the limits of your dreams, learn to limit your fears to free your dreams.(4)

If your happiness depends on what someone else does, then success will never be your own.(5)

Don’t base your decisions on the advice of those who don’t have to live with the results.(6)

The truth is that no one knows what they know until they also know what they don’t know.(7)

A negative mind will never give you a positive life. Strive for the positive if you want it.(8)

Character is how you treat those who can do nothing for you, even when you are in need.(9)

Remember that if all objections must be overcome(10), you will likely attempt nothing.(11)

Copyright © 2017, Joseph Civitella.

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Joseph Civitella, PhD, is a life-long student of metaphysics – the quest for truth, meaning and purpose – and is an ordained minister in the International Metaphysical Ministry. He operates the School of LifeWork (www.schooloflifework.com).

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