1. Letting Go of Memories
Many people feel that memories are the most important thing they have. They place memories in a treasure chest and cherish them or regret them, depending on the memory, whenever they get a chance to. And as the years go by, this treasure chest is getting heavier and heavier. And it’s hard to carry it around – all the mistakes of the past, all the beautiful moments you’ve enjoyed. And although you might feel like all of these memories make you who you are today, they are also keeping you from becoming the person that you can become.
2. Not Being Complacent
Letting go of that complacency and pushing yourself to grow is the key to success. By being complacent, you’re just building a fence around yourself and stopping yourself from expanding. You must open your eyes and realize that everything you do, be it something big or small, is something great.
3. Letting Go of Fears
Fear is what holds you back from doing great things. Don’t be afraid to learn something new. Don’t be afraid to start over. Don’t be afraid of letting go of fears and allow yourself to be happy. Close your eyes and visualize all of your fears. Grab them and throw them in the trash can. And then pick up the trash can and take the garbage out.
4. Letting Go of Pain and Anger
Let go of all of the pain and anger that you are keeping inside. These are negative emotions that just eat you up from the inside out. Free up space to let in new and better emotions. Love and happiness don’t have room because of all those negative emotions you’re hanging on to. There’s nothing positive or fun about feeling all of these negative feelings.
5. Embracing the Unknown
What lies ahead can be scary. We never know what tomorrow holds for us. But that is a part of life. Don’t hold back and embrace the unknown. Whether you’re having doubts about that new job, that new school or maybe that new relationship. If you don’t try, you cannot succeed. And by embracing the unknown you can achieve instant success in many parts of life.
6. Letting Go of Stress
Stress is one of the major factors of failure, dissatisfaction and unhappiness. But nowadays, stress is part of our everyday life. And did you know that people who are truly successful are almost never stressed out? This is actually why they have succeeded in life – because they haven’t permitted the small things in life to influence them or stress them out.
7. Not Overthinking Success
Thinking too much about succeeding is what might be holding you back. While visualizing that point where you achieve success is a good thing, over thinking it might do more harm than good.
This was a great article by Joel from addicted2success. You can view this and more articles at http://addicted2success.com/life/7-ways-letting-go-will-create-immediate-success/