How to protect yourself against negative influences!
I love napoleon hill (of blessed memory). He was one man that greatly influenced entrepreneurship and self discover. So today, I would love to share with you one of his teachings on negative influences.
I hope you become encouraged and motivated by this article as you hear directly from a master…
To protect yourself against negative influences (of your own making, or the result of the activities of negative people around you), recognize that you have a WILL POWER, and put it into use, until it builds a wall of immunity against negative influences in your mind.
Recognize that you and every other human being are by nature lazy, indifferent, and susceptible to all suggestions which harmonizes with your weakness
Recognize that negative influences often work on you through your subconscious mind; therefore they are difficult to detect. So keep your mind closed against people who discourage or depress you in anyway.
Make deliberate effort to seek out the company of people who influence you to THINK AND ACT FOR YOURSELF.
Do not expect troubles as they have a tendency not to disappoint. Always maintain a positive confession and outlook to situations.
Without doubt, the most common weakness of all human being is the habit of leaving their minds open to the negative influence of other people. This weakness is all the more damaging; because most people do not recognize that they are cursed by it, and many who acknowledge it neglect or refuse to correct it until it becomes a habit.
If you want to be careless with your possessions, let it be in connection with material things. Your mind is your spiritual estate! Protect it and use it with the care entitled to royalty.
There is no legal protection against those who either by design or ignorance poison the minds of others by negative suggestions. So make the conscious decision to protect your mind from negative influences….