Poor word choices can make or break things. Just ask any sports coach, if they start using words such as Don’t, Worry, Stress and Panic in their vocabulary, guess the result that they get? Stems straight from poor word choices.
During the current situation, I only catch a snippet of the mainstream media every now and then, 10 mins here, 10 mins there, and I’ve already picked up on the words that they are using.
They’re sitting there telling people to:
And what do we have happening?
In Coaching 101 – if one doesn’t get told, you learn real quick, that language disappears from your vocabulary, unless that is the desired result one is after.
Placebo Vs Nocebo Effect – Bruce Lipton
If one wants to create a calm environment, then ones actions and words must show and mirror that.
So watch the media and politicians closely, and see what words they are using and what words they are putting the most emphasis on.
And I’ll finish off with a line from a book I am currently reading, Dodging Energy Vampires by Christiane Northrup:
“In truth, your state of health is very intimately connected with your core beliefs. And the quality of your day-to-day emotions stems directly from those thoughts”
So begin to quietly ask yourself:
Am the thoughts that I am thinking coming from myself, or been planted there by someone else