“Once you see how strong you are physically, it transcends into all other facets of your life.” ― Jillian Michaels
“The trick is not escaping your fear, but confronting it and allowing it to drive and teach you. Only by getting to the bottom of your fears can you find their valuable lessons and move forward stronger than before.” ― Jillian Michaels
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“I am doing the best I can given what I have today.” ― Jillian Michaels, Winning by Losing: Drop the Weight, Change Your Life
“You’ve already been at the bottom. Why don’t you go for the top?” ― Jillian Michaels
“Fitness isn’t about a crunch or a push up, it’s about taking your power back.” ― Jillian Michaels
“If I fall in love with a woman, that’s awesome. If I fall in love with a man, that’s awesome. As long as you fall in love… It’s like organic food. I only eat healthy food, and I only want healthy love!” ― Jillian Michaels
The world is being run by people my age, men my age, with falling-out hair and health worries, and it frightens me. When the leaders were older than me I could believe in their wisdom, I could believe they had transcended rage and malice and the need to be loved. Now I know better. I look at the faces in newspapers, in magazines, and wonder: what greeds, what furies drive them on? — Margaret Atwood (Cat's Eye)
PTSD is a whole-body tragedy, an integral human event of enormous proportions with massive repercussions. — Susan Pease Banitt
Every Christian would agree that a man's spiritual health is exactly proportional to his love for God. — C.S. Lewis (The Four Loves)
His chains chinked softly. I seldom fling children from towers to improve their health. Yes, I meant for him to die. — George R.R. Martin (A Clash of Kings (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2))
Our society does reward beauty on the outside over health on the inside. Women must not be blamed for choosing short-term beauty fixes that harm our long-term health, since our life spans are inverted under the beauty myth, and there is no great social or economic incentive for women to live a long time. A thin young woman with precancerous lungs [who smokes to stay thin] is more highly rewarded socially that a hearty old crone. Spokespeople sell women the Iron Maiden [an intrinsically unattainable standard of beauty used to punish women for their failure to achieve and conform to it]and name her Health: if public discourse were really concerned with women's health, it would turn angrily upon this aspect of the beauty myth. — Naomi Wolf (The Beauty Myth)
Lead a simple life: by doing this, you can put more concentration of keeping your body and your lifestyle healthy. The more things you do, the less time you will have to think of things that will make you aware of the harmful toxins and chemicals present in the environment that can give you harm. Making it simple though will also allow you time for yourself.
Put a lists on the door of your refrigerator about the negative effects of obesity: Some of the negative effects of obesity would include increasing your chances of getting affected with certain types of diseases, making you move slower, making you feel tired sooner, and so on. List these down on a piece of paper, and put it on the door of your refrigerator. This would help you think twice in eating more food, each time you try to open it. .
Take pictures of yourself: Prior to starting your diet program, you should take a picture of yourself. By doing this, you would have a picture that you can compare yourself to, after weeks of losing weight. This can make you more motivated, and ensure that you stay on track.
Cut down your consumption of soda: If you need to gain weight, sodas are your friends. However, since you want the opposite of that, then you have to avoid them. Sodas actually contain no essential nutrients, except for hundreds of calories that can make you gain weight in no time. Therefore, it is best to choose water whenever you are thirsty.
The best and healthy way of preparing poultry for a meal is to remove the visible skin and fats prior to cooking: Roast, bake or broil poultry instead of deep frying to prevent oil absorption. Among the parts, the chicken breasts contain high protein and low fat which make it the better choice cuts.
Be careful of what you buy in the grocery store: an attractive food package and expensive price does not necessarily mean that it is healthy. Famous product endorsers can also be very convincing but you should not believe everything you see and hear from them. It is best that you have your own knowledge of what is good for you.
Drink green tea to burn fats: Green tea can help you lose weight along with a diet, since it can burn fats fast. Aside from that, it can also boost your energy levels, which can help you perform more physical activities. Moreover, it can also boost your immune system.