Many years ago, I read Chicken Soup for the Soul by Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen. Earlier this year I was privileged to run a webinar for Jack Canfield, and in return for my time I requested an autographed copy of his book. It’s arrived, and I’m revisiting this old favourite, and enjoying it just as much on the second read through as I did on the first.
Intuitively pick a number between 1 and 9, and see which inspired quote is choosing you today. As a special treat, I’ve also included a Young Living oil blend to partner with your affirmation:
Be the living expression of God’s kindness;
kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes,
kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
– Mother Theresa
Oil Blend: Transformation
We need 12 hugs a day for growth. How are you getting and giving your hugs?
– based on a quote by Virginia Satir
Oil Blend: Gratitude
3. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve.
You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve.
You don’t only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Oil Blend: Humility
it is only with the heart that one can see rightly;
what is essential is invisible to the eye.
– Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Oil Blend: Joy
5. What I am is good enough if I would only be it openly.
– Carl Rogers
Oil Blend: Release
unless it reflects something you love or hate about yourself.
– Cherie Carter-Scott.
Oil Blend: Forgiveness
they learn to have faith in themselves and in those around them.
– Dorothy L. Nolte
Oil Blend: Inner Child
who would you call and what would you say? And why are you waiting?
– Stephen Levine
Oil Blend: Motivation
should not interrupt those who are doing it.
– Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen
Oil Blend: Envision