Positive Words to Use in Your Affirmations
Saying and thinking affirmations often is one of the most valuable ways to change your self-talk. If you say uplifting things to yourself that help you reach your goals and reflect the sense of self-worth that you’re developing, you’ll head in a new and healthier direction.
Following are some tips for writing your own affirmations:
Choose a negative thought and write its positive opposite.
Make your affirmations only a few words long.
Start your affirmations with “I” or “My.”
Write your affirmations in the present tense.
Write as though you’re grateful for already having and being what you want.
Make all your affirmations positive statements.
Add emotion to your affirmations.
Create affirmations that are realistic and achievable.
To help you start writing positive affirmations, try using some of the following words: