Daily Inspiration: February 26, 2020

Marie T. Russell's Daily Inspiration

The focus for today is:  I am relaxed, yet ever ready to take action.

As humans we either seem to be moving towards something, or away from something else. This is our go-go-go mentality to get things done or attain goals.

Yet there is another way which is a balance between the two, and that's being in a state of relaxation, while being ready to act as needed. We can be like a cat that is completely stretched out and relaxed and yet open to action in any moment.

Rather than base our life on struggle and stress, we can connect with our inner harmony. Once we are centered within, we are in a better position to take action in the outside world.

Inspired from the InnerSelf.com article:

Finding Our Way From Struggle to Harmony in the Here and Now
Written by Patrick Thias Balmain

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About The Author

Marie T. Russell is the founder of InnerSelf Magazine (founded 1985). She also produced and hosted a weekly South Florida radio broadcast, Inner Power, from 1992-1995 which focused on themes such as self-esteem, personal growth, and well-being. Her articles focus on transformation and reconnecting with our own inner source of joy and creativity.

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