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Your Attitude - Your Self-Esteem
Chapter 4 The Standard of Excellence
“The meaning of things lies not in the things themselves, but in our attitude
towards them.” Antoine de Saint
I have been writing about conditioning and comfort zones, however, I want to
really get you to understand how the cause and effect of what has been
happening to you and how it really affects your life.
It is called The Standard of Excellence
It’s not too often we look at the Standard of Excellence in light of our own way
of doing things. It is usually compared to the Standard of Excellence to how a
company performs, or a product performs, or an education system working
toward a high standard of excellence, or the standard of excellence for
However, it is perfectly “normal” to use The Standard of Excellence to our
During our conditioning we have formed what is right and wrong. Our
perceptions of what we have seen so far in our life are based on our experiences.
What we have read, what we have seen, and who our mentors have been, are a
few places that we have learned our perceptions.
What is The Standard of Excellence for you?
The Standard of Excellence is what you decide is acceptable.
Here is an example:
You might know someone that is an absolute work hound. He/she works to make
more money, and when not working at that purpose is working on living on a
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