You've probably heard of the phrase, "Where there's a will, there's a way."
For today's Motivating Morsels Monday, I invite you to really take in the meaning of this empowering, potentially life-changing phrase.
Certainly, this is a challenging time for many of us for a variety
of reasons, from financial concerns to health and weight issues to
It's helpful to many, especially when things aren't going right, to seek solace in certain inspirational passages and phrases.
Therefore, I invite you to allow this phrase to give you encouragement, inspiration and even peace of mind.
If binging on junk food is your overriding "problem," then glut yourself on repeating this phrase over and over again. Know deep in your heart that "Where there's a will, there's a way."
If money is on your mind, then remind yourself that you can and will figure things out.
No matter what obstacles you're now facing, repeating this phrase inwardly over and over again can help you to triumph.
In other words, as Dictionary.com tells us, "Where there's a will, there's a way" means that "If you want something badly enough, you can find the means to get it."
Your Dictionary.com adds, "For example, Max has no idea of how to get the money to repair his boat, but where there's a will. This proverb was stated slightly differently in 1640 (To him that will, ways are not wanting) but has been repeated in its present form since the early 1800s. It is so well known it is often shortened…"
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Special thanks to The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms
by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992
Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All
rights reserved. And thanks to The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third
Edition, Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by
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