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Leo Buscaglia's Secret of Happiness and Weight Loss

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These quotes for diet inspiration and motivational weight loss tips are part of a series of over 360 quotes as inspiration for health, fitness and dieting success.

The diet tips on this page, together with weight loss quotes, questions, answers and positive affirmations for healthy weight loss, are transformed from famous Leo Buscaglia quotes.

Leo Buscaglia's Secret of Happiness and Weight Loss is part 25 of 36 in our Great Minds Think Fit™ series for weight loss motivation.


Leo Buscaglia's famous inspirational quotes are the answers to our weight loss questions.

Felice Leonardo Leo Buscaglia, Ph.D. (31 March 1924 - 11 June 1998) Author, motivational speaker, and a professor in the Department of Special Education at the University of Southern California.

Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2501

What is the secret of happiness and weight loss?

Felicity: What is the secret of happiness and weight loss?

Leo Buscaglia: What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.

Weight Loss Motivation: What we call the secret of happiness and weight loss is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life and health.

Think Thin Affirmation: What I call the secret of happiness and weight loss is no more a secret than my willingness to choose life and health.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2502

Should we continue to wait until we've lost weight to do things we want to do? 

Felicity: Should we continue to wait until we've lost weight to do things we want to do? 

Leo Buscaglia: Life lived for tomorrow will always be just a day away from being realized.

Weight Loss Motivation: Life lived for tomorrow when you've lost weight will always be just a day away from being realized.

Think Thin Affirmation: My life lived for tomorrow when I've lost weight will always be just a day away from being realized.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2503

How can we fully enjoy life if we haven't reached our goal weight yet?

Felicity: How can we fully enjoy life if we haven't reached our goal weight yet?

Leo Buscaglia: Don't brood. Get on with living and loving. You don't have forever.

Weight Loss Motivation: Don't brood if you haven't reached your goal weight yet. Get on with living and loving right now. You don't have forever.

Think Thin Affirmation: I won't brood if I haven't reached my goal weight yet. I get on with living and loving right now. I don't have forever.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2504

Is there any sense in us worrying about tomorrow's weight loss challenges?

Felicity: Is there any sense in us worrying about tomorrow's weight loss challenges?

Leo Buscaglia: Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.

Weight Loss Motivation: Worry about tomorrow's weight loss challenges never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.

Think Thin Affirmation: My worry about tomorrow's weight loss challenges never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2505

How can we change the way we eat when we read so much conflicting information about food and dieting?

Felicity: How can we change the way we eat when we read so much conflicting information about food and dieting?

Leo Buscaglia: Change is the end result of all true learning.

Weight Loss Motivation: Change in the way we eat is the end result of all true learning about the whole foods our bodies really need.

Think Thin Affirmation: Change in the way I eat is the end result of all true learning about the whole foods my body really needs.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2506

How can we free ourselves from being slaves to the diet industry?

Felicity: How can we free ourselves from being slaves to the diet industry?

Leo Buscaglia: If we wish to free ourselves from enslavement, we must choose freedom and the responsibility this entails.

Weight Loss Motivation: If we wish to free ourselves from dieting enslavement, we must choose freedom and the responsibility for our own health that this entails.

Think Thin Affirmation: If I wish to free myself from dieting enslavement, I must choose freedom and the responsibility for my own health that this entails.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2507

What happens when we do choose freedom from dieting?

Felicity: What happens when we do choose freedom from dieting?

Leo Buscaglia: We are no longer puppets being manipulated by outside powerful forces: we become the powerful force ourselves.

Weight Loss Motivation: When we choose freedom from dieting, we are no longer puppets being manipulated by the diet industry: we become the powerful force ourselves.

Think Thin Affirmation: When I choose freedom from dieting, I am no longer a puppet being manipulated by the diet industry: I become the powerful force myself.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2508

Should we idealize others whom we believe are thinner, more beautiful or luckier than we are?

Felicity: Should we idealize others whom we believe are thinner, more beautiful or luckier than we are?

Leo Buscaglia: Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations.

Weight Loss Motivation: Never idealize others whom you believe are thinner, more beautiful or luckier than you are. They will never live up to your expectations.

Think Thin Affirmation: I never idealize others whom I believe are thinner, more beautiful or luckier than I am. They will never live up to my expectations.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2509

Why do some people make jokes about people who are overweight?

Felicity: Why do some people make jokes about people who are overweight?

Leo Buscaglia: Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.

Weight Loss Motivation: Only the weak are cruel enough to make jokes about people who are overweight. Know that gentleness and empathy can only be expected from the strong.

Think Thin Affirmation: I know that only the weak are cruel enough to make jokes about people who are overweight. Gentleness and empathy can only be expected from the strong.

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Diet Inspiration Quote and Question #2510

What can we do if people we are close to don't want us to lose weight?

Felicity: What can we do if people we are close to don't want us to lose weight?

Leo Buscaglia: The easiest thing to be in the world is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position.

Weight Loss Motivation: The easiest thing when you're trying to lose weight is to be you. The most difficult thing to be is the weight and size other people want you to be. Don't let them prevent you from attaining your weight loss goals.

Think Thin Affirmation: The easiest thing when I'm trying to lose weight is to be me. The most difficult thing to be is the weight and size other people want me to be. I won't let them prevent me from attaining my weight loss goals.

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