Making A Mistake Doesn’t Make You Broken

August 20, 2018

… it makes you BETTER.

When you make a mistake, you learn better who you are and what you need to do differently in order to become more whole.

The mistake isn’t a statement of imperfection, it calls attention to the areas within you that are in a state of growth and expansion.

Mistakes are constructive  — they are the stepping stones along our path of personal growth. They take us higher into an understanding of ourselves and what we need to live our best life.

Mistakes don’t make you broken, they make you better. They change you. They highlight areas of improvement for you. They evolve you. They teach you what you will NEVER do again. They make you wiser and put you on a much better life trajectory.

Don’t feel as if you are broken because you made a mistake. Recognize that the mistake is bringing you to a much better place within yourself.

Don’t get caught up in the mistake — Let go of it — take the learning from it, transform yourself and make your life better because of it. You’ll be glad you did.

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Written by Donnalynn Civello

  • Dr.JenineMarie, August 20, 2018 Reply

    I don't know why, as humans, we get so caught up with the mistakes we make in life. What an opportunity to do things different next time! Sometimes I think it comes from caring what others think or feeling shame. Either way, I think, embrace the lesson ;-)

    • dlcivello, August 20, 2018 Reply

      I couldn't agree more! Mistakes make us SO MUCH BETTER. They wake us up to our true potential and help us to reach even higher. Thanks for your support!

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