I Don’t Like Affirmations — But These 7 Actually Work

I used to think that positive affirmations were nonsense. I’m not alone. Most of my friends truly can’t stand them. It just reminds you of the corny self-help audiotapes from the 80s and 90s.

And many of those corny affirmations are still around. The other day, I stumbled upon a picture of a sunset with…

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Darius Foroux

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Creator of the Stoic Letter (new letter every Friday, exclusively on Medium) | Join my free newsletter, Wise & Wealthy, here: dariusforoux.com/wise-wealthy

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