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Don'T Compare Yourself To Other People


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Don't get bogged down in how much everyone around you is doing. If you walked half a mile yesterday, and three-quarters of a mile today, that is awesome! Who cares if your friends are walking two miles a day; you are going at your own pace, and you are doing great! Just concentrate on improving YOURSELF a little at a time and don't worry about anyone else! emoticon

- Submitted by KMSRRTX 9/28/2010 in Staying Positive | 2 Comments
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CAROLYN0107 9/29/2010 1:23:00 AM

    Good Advice!
SLENDERELLA61 10/3/2010 6:10:00 PM

    You are so right! Yesterday I swam 30 laps of 25 yards. The first half I was swimming by myself and felt really good. Then a woman started swimming in the next lane at least twice as fast as I was. Being a rather competitive person, I started feeling bad, almost humilitated. Then I realized I am competing against no one but myself. Every stroke means I'm getting healthier. I finished my swim.

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