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No One Owes You Anything

Here's a true principle that will revolutionize your life:
No one owes you anything
It is super empowering and liberating to go through your day not making demands or expecting anything from anybody. Treat everyone as the divine being that they are and give up on trying to control them, life, or anything that really isn't mean to be controlled. Life is meant to be lived, experienced, and enjoyed. Children of God were created to be free and able to exercise their agency. You only make yourself--and others--miserable when you seek to control, make demands, or set expectations. 

Think about the last thing that upset you. If it was a person, what was it that they did? How would your feelings or response have been different had you espoused the belief that "no one owes you anything?" That's right, no one owes you gratitude, appreciation, help, money, kindness, or even respect. You are owed nothing by life or by any persons.

If it was a circumstance that let you down, and not a person, how would having had "zero expectations" have improved the situation?

Remember no one owes you anything. Embrace this truth and you will not only increase your peace, happiness, and joy, you will also increase your personal power by taking back over control of your feelings. No longer will you subject yourself to the mistaken notion that others actions can impact your day. Gone will be those sorry stories you tell yourself to justify your hurt, anger, disappointment, and sadness.

By assuming the position that no one owes you anything you will actually gain everything! Now that my friend is a powerful paradox indeed!


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