The people we surround ourselves with play a huge role in our life. They say that “you are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” The people you spend most of your time with influence the way you think, act and feel on a day-to-day basis. The people in your life will either inspire you or drain you – so, choose it’s so vital to choose wisely who you surround youself with!
If it’s that important to be surrounded with the right type of people, then what type of people do you surround yourself with to help you be successful?
- Always surround yourself with those who are wiser and better than you in some way. These are the people whom you can learn from so you can grow. We are all designed to thrive, if we are not growing, we are ultimately dying.
- Choose to surround yourself with people who inspire you, challenge you and push you out of your comfort zone. As much as they can be a critique, these are the people who believe in your potential and bring the best version of yourself. Find a Mentor or a Coach who will offer you continuous inspiration and motivation to succeed in life.
- Surround yourself with good people. These are people who hold a positive attitude about life. Good people will inspire you for greatness. Do not expect positive changes in your life if you surround yourself with negative people. Hang out with good people!
“If you want to fly with the eagles, don’t swim with the ducks”. If you want to be successful and positive in your life, cut down the time spend with negative people and dedicate more of your precious time with positive and happy relationships. Choose to surround yourself with wise, inspiring, positive, good people and you’ll see greatness flowing through your life.