Diet Motivation

Believe You Can Lose Weight and You're Halfway There

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These diet motivation questions, weight loss quotes, famous quotations and think thin affirmations for weight loss motivation explore the topic of believing in ourselves and in our ability to lose weight.

Believe You Can Lose Weight and You're Halfway There is part 1 of 36 in our Great Minds Think Fit™ series for weight loss motivation.


Guest Motivators (in chronological order):

Their famous inspirational quotes are the answers to our questions about weight loss and our beliefs.

1. Buddha (563 BC to 483 BC) Spiritual teacher and founder of Buddhism
2. Theodore Roosevelt (1858 - 1919) 26th President of the United States
3. Will Rogers (1879 - 1935) Cherokee-American comedian and actor
4. Norman Vincent Peale (1898 - 1993) Protestant preacher and author
5. Walt Disney (1901 - 1966) Film producer and co-founder of The Walt Disney Company
6. Mary Kay Ash (1918 - 2001) Businesswoman and founder of Mary Kay Cosmetics
7. David Joseph Schwartz (1927 - 1987) Leading authority on motivation and best-selling author
8. David Viscott (1938 - 1996) American psychiatrist and author
9. Mike Ditka (1939 - ) Former American football NFL player and coach
10. Denis Waitley (1933 - ) American motivational speaker and best-selling author

Diet Motivation Question #0101
Is it important for us to believe we can lose weight?

Felicity: Is it important for us to believe we can lose weight?

Denis Waitley: If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.

Weight Loss Motivation: If you believe you can lose weight, you probably can. If you believe you can't lose weight, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the sofa and into your gym shoes.

Think Thin Affirmation:  If I believe I can lose weight, I probably can. If I believe I can't lose weight, I most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets me off the sofa and into my gym shoes.

Believe for Success
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Diet Inspiration Question #0102
How can we strengthen our belief in a diet or exercise program?

Felicity: How can we strengthen our belief in a diet or exercise program?

Walt Disney: When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.

Weight Loss Motivation: When you believe in a diet or exercise program, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.

Think Thin Affirmation: When I believe in a diet or exercise program, I believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.

Believe in a Healthy Diet
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Diet Inspiration Question #0103
Should we believe everything about dieting that we read and hear?

Felicity: Should we believe everything about dieting that we read and hear?

Buddha: Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.

Weight Loss Motivation: Believe nothing you hear about dieting and weight loss, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.

Think Thin Affirmation: I believe nothing I hear about dieting and weight loss, no matter where I read it, or who said it, unless it agrees with my own reason and my own common sense.

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Dieting Success Question #0104
Is there a formula for weight loss success?

Felicity: Is there a formula for weight loss success?

Norman Vincent Peale: Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.

Weight Loss Motivation: Four things for weight loss success: healthy food and exercise, think and believe.

Think Thin Affirmation: Four things for my weight loss success: healthy food and exercise, think and believe.

Four Things for Weight Loss Success
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Healthy Weight Loss Question #0105
Is there a shortcut to healthy weight loss?

Felicity: Is there a shortcut to healthy weight loss?

Theodore Roosevelt: Believe you can and you're halfway there.

Weight Loss Motivation: Believe you can change your eating and exercise habits and you're halfway there.

Think Thin Affirmation: When I believe I can change my eating and exercise habits, I'm halfway there.

Exercise and Eating Habits
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Diet Motivation Question #0106
What can we do to lose weight successfully?

Felicity: What can we do to lose weight successfully?

Will Rogers: If you want to be successful, it's just this simple. Know what you are doing. Love what you are doing. And believe in what you are doing.

Diet Motivation: If you want to successfully lose weight, it's just this simple. Know what you are eating. Enjoy your food. And believe that you have chosen the best path for permanent weight loss.

Think Thin Affirmation: If I want to successfully lose weight, it's just this simple. Know what I am eating. Enjoy my food. And believe that I have chosen the best path for permanent weight loss.

Permanent Weight Loss Quote
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Diet Motivation Success Question #0107
What do we need to do before we can lose weight and win?

Felicity: What do we need to do before we can lose weight and win?

Mike Ditka: Before you can win, you have to believe you are worthy.

Weight Loss and Diet Motivation: Before you can successfully lose weight, you have to believe you are worthy.

Think Thin Affirmation: Before I can successfully lose weight, I have to believe I am worthy.

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Diet Motivation Question #0108
If we want to lose weight and strengthen our bodies,
can we limit ourselves to what we think we can do?

Felicity: If we want to lose weight and strengthen our bodies, can we limit ourselves to what we think we can do?

Mary Kay Ash: Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.

Weight Loss Motivation: If you want to lose weight and strengthen your body, don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to the exercise they think they can do. You can strengthen your body as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.

Think Thin Affirmation: If I want to lose weight and strengthen my body, I don’t limit myself. Many people limit themselves to the exercise they think they can do. I can strengthen my body as far as my mind lets me. What I believe, remember, I can achieve.

Self-Limiting Beliefs
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Weight Loss Success Question #0109
What is the most important thing for us to remember
for weight loss success?

Felicity: What is the most important thing for us to remember for weight loss success?

David Joseph Schwartz: Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.

Diet Motivation: Believe you can lose weight. When you believe you can make lifestyle changes, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing you can lose weight paves the way to permanent weight loss.

Think Thin Affirmation: I believe I can lose weight. When I believe I can make lifestyle changes, really believe, my mind will find the ways to do it. Believing I can lose weight paves my way to permanent weight loss.

Believe to Lose Weight
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Dieting Goals Question #0110
What is the only thing that stands between us and our weight loss goals?

Felicity: What is the only thing that stands between us and our weight loss goals?

David Viscott: The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Weight Loss Motivation: The only thing that stands between you and your weight loss goals is often merely the will to try a different lifestyle and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Think Thin Affirmation: The only thing that stands between me and my weight loss goals is often merely my will to try a different lifestyle and my faith to believe that it is possible.

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