Turning Point

Real Estate Agent with Aliance Properties

A friend shared this with me. I find allot of the statements to be true, so I thought I'd share it.

Turning point

Your troubles can sometimes be your greatest blessings. Because those troubles will hound you relentlessly until you make valuable improvements.

Your troubles help you to see and understand your weaknesses. And that enables you to start transforming those weaknesses into strengths.

The best way to respond to trouble is not to curse it, but to do it one better. See each challenge as an opportunity to raise yourself to a higher level.

As with everything else, your troubles are what you make of them. You can choose to make each one a turning point to a more positive and fulfilled life.

Many of history's greatest accomplishments were responses to terribly difficult problems. Many of your own greatest advances have been in response to challenging situations.

Choose to find the positive possibilities in everything that comes your way. And no problems will ever be able to hold you back.

-- Ralph Marston

Comments (8)

Matt Odell
GVC Mortgage-Carmel - Carmel, IN
Home Mortgage Specialist with GVC Mortgage-Carmel
Nice post!  I'm loving the positive attitude...
Apr 18, 2008 07:34 AM
Jeffrey deJESUS
eXp Realty of California Inc. - Daly City, CA
I agree. Everything happens for a reason. Without any problems and struggles, success wouldnt be as sweet.
Apr 18, 2008 01:38 PM
Bill Kennedy
Keller Williams Realty - Greenville, SC
Homes For Sale Greenville SC

Welcome to Active Rain! This is a great forum for communicating, learning, and having fun.  It's very addictive!

Again, welcome!

Apr 18, 2008 02:59 PM
Pamela Knight
Urban Knight Enterprises, Inc. - Phoenixville, PA
Great Post, thank you....
Apr 18, 2008 03:08 PM
Greg Steffens
Mountain Country Realty - Lake Arrowhead, CA
Hi Kandace - Welcome to Active Rain and congrats on your first posts.  Looks like you're off to a great start.  Be sure to spend some time looking around at what and how others are blogging here.  It is a great education and lots of fun.  Keep up the good work!
Apr 18, 2008 03:39 PM
Keith Elliott Jr
KEIRE Realty Group - Manassas, VA
Principal Broker/Owner

Hello Kandace,

Welcome to Active Rain and congrats on your first post! The opportunities to learn and network are incredible here. Best of luck to ya!


Apr 18, 2008 04:07 PM
Evelyn Johnston
Friends & Neighbors Real Estate - Elkhart, IN
The People You Know, Like and Trust!
True statements, all.  Welcome to activerain!
Apr 18, 2008 04:32 PM
Dorene Shirley
The Mortgage & Property Connection - Campbell, CA
Silicon Valley Real Estate

Kandace - Welcome to the Rain, make sure that you browse the site and become familiar with everything this site has to offer.  The more you browse the more you will learn.  I have found this site to be really helpful to me.  If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to email me, I will do whatever I can to help.


Apr 19, 2008 12:23 AM