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Ideas to get motivated


#1

get out of relative isolation and connect with people.

find some project that is satisfying emotionally

find some project that hits the soul

anything else?

judy


#2

find some way to help someone
keep a gratitude journal
accumulate in good deeds
donate old but good clothing to the poor
etc etc.


#3

I like this one. I guess if you’re other oriented it applies too.


#4

#5

my project, i hope to make it to the dentist, i have not been in 26 years, i don’t like people touching me.
take care


#6

You shouldn’t wait around waiting for motivation to magically come to you. First you do something no matter how small and that will motivate you to do more.


#7

Be willing to try new things.


#8

thanks nick for your idea here. sounds right.

judy


#9

My idea to get myself motivated is to just do it,but I understand that if you had severe depression or neg symptoms it’s hard to do things


#10

I don’t lack motivation but lack the sharpness of brain to do some intelligent things to cheer me up like doing intensive writing for a novel.