Ability to do what needs to be done, without influence from other people or situations. People with self-motivation can find a reason and strength to complete a task, even when challenging, without giving up or needing another to encourage them.
A person without motivation is just like a car without gas, it has the ability to going but has no energy to do so.
So how do you reach the point of high motivation and stay there?
Set a Goal:
One step that is important in someone’s life is the best goal. And then there is hard work to achieve this goal. We always encourage ourselves to get our goals. Because there are no limits that you can achieve whatever you want. If we only dream and get no action then we get no further in our life.
Goals and actions can help us accomplish more in a year than what some people will accomplish in a lifetime. To prove this point you can read the biography of successful people. If you want to move forward, then you just move out of the comfortable and secure zone.
Declare your intentions publicly:
It sometimes happens that you do not want to tell your goal publicly because some people laugh at you. If they laugh then you just prove them wrong. Whatever the opinions of others they will be a stimulating factor for you, either you have to prove them wrong or prove yourself true. By doing so, you get motivated and have the ability to face others.
Think about your goal:
Don’t allow yourself to forget what you promised to yourself. You have to take step daily and make your goal reality. Think about how good it will be when you achieve your goal; imagine yourself, your own are happiness and satisfactory.
Once you do that you feel that all hard work you are pouring in your goal are meaningful, and that will help you in your life.
Catch all negative thinking:
One of the main problem, we face in our goal is negative thinking. This negative thinking will drive you further away from your goal, making you think that you are unworthy and useless.
So, catch these negative thinking crush them and forget it. If you find a motivation from someone thoughts then you recite it for inspiration but it is totally up to you.
Last but not the least, push yourself because no one else is going to do it for you. You should motivate yourself because it helps you in your present, future in short whole life.
William James wrote:
“Act as if what you do makes a difference it does.”
I hope this article motivate you in your life and always be confident of your doings because you can do everything and have power to do different.
Author: Zoha Sohail
Editor: Ayman Ilyas