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A Wise Woman named INDYGIRL once said...

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

I copied these words of wisdom from my Sparkfriend INDYGIRL's blog to mine so I'll know where to find them when the going gets rough! She speaks to me and inspires me to NEVER GIVE UP. Check her out! She's AWESOME!

Tuesday, February 28, 2012
Indygirl's words of wisdom: (Indyisms) Quotes by Beth Donovan

Don't wait to be thin to act thin. Life is happening now, not 10 pounds from now. ~Indygirl

D.A.S. Dress the part. Act the part. Suck it up. ~Indygirl (my first mantra)

Aim for better every day, never perfect right away. ~Indygirl

I remember giving up my choices. That's actually what living an unhealthy life is about. ~Indygirl

If you got a traffic ticket would you break every traffic law the rest of the day? Then why toss the whole day over a slice of pizza? ~Indygirl (first spoken by me at the 2009 Spark Your Life convention)

One slice of pizza is always going to have less calories than two. ~Indygirl

Never treat your body like a garbage disposal for leftovers. ~Indygirl

If you think 'I may as well', then change it to 'I may as well not'. ~Indygirl

Lose, maintain, just don't gain. ~Indygirl

Tea and sympathy, not cake and apathy. ~Indygirl

Baby steps. Leaping in wears you out. Then you quit. ~Indygirl

You don't have to be perfect you just have to stick with it. ~Indygirl

Dream big, step small, and keep going. ~Indygirl

Look at weight regain like a bad haircut, it's temporary and will fix itself with proper care and maintenance. ~Indygirl

That which I cannot do now is my aspiration, not my defeat. ~Indygirl

Don't put your thoughts toward what might have been, put your energy into what is possible. ~Indygirl

Having a bad day is like getting a flat tire. You fix it and get back on the road; you don't have a tantrum & go around popping holes in the other 3 tires! ~Indygirl

When you make a wrong turn on the road, your GPS does not go berserk, berate you and drive you off a cliff. It calmly tells you to get back on track. ~Indygirl

Plateaus only SEEM to last forever, but if you kick and stomp and go at them, they crash to the ground and you can dance on their dirt! ~Indygirl

Find your inner CAUSE that requires a higher fitness level. THAT will be your rock. ~Indygirl

The point is that there is always something you can do if you think out of the box. In fact, throw the box away. ~Indygirl

Don't binge on something just to keep yourself from binging on it later or to get it out of the house. That's silly. ~Indygirl (guilty of it)

I lost my weight choice by choice. ~Indygirl

Remember to fill your life, not your stomach. ~Indygirl

Get healthy and fit like it's your career. ~Indygirl

Forget what negative/ energy drainers say and go the other way. ~Indygirl

Eat right, not light. ~Indygirl

Push yourself gently in the right direction, but don't push so hard that you push yourself down. ~Indygirl

Change your life and you change your weight, not the other way around. ~Indygirl

To get fat unglued, eat healthier food. ~Indygirl
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  • SHEENADEE
    I just finished reading INDYGIRL's blog and then saw your copy of it. Great idea to copy so you can find it whenever you want to read some of these encouraging quotes.

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    3160 days ago
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