By Sam Sadat
The most common nemesis of both new and seasoned real estate investors is inaction! Many use the excuse of no money as their number one reason for procrastination. In fact, the number one reason for failure in life is the FEAR OF ACTION. Many people are simply too afraid to try. Think of this, anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. STEP UP! Unless you try, you won’t make mistakes, and until make mistakes, you will never grow and prosper. Nothing great has ever been accomplished with contemplation alone.
The greatest source of unhappiness in life is unproductivity. Playing it safe in your comfort zone will bring you nothing but mediocrity. I know it’s scary to step into the unknown, but that’s where all your opportunities are. Make a commitment to explore and embrace the unknown is 2020 and I can guarantee that you will be more successful and a lot happier by 2021.
The mistake most people make is thinking that they can solve their problems with the same mind that created them. The only way to overcome your challenges in life is by changing your mind. You must learn new things and look at your problems from a different perspective. In other words, you need to tackle your difficulties with a new level of consciousness, which is the only way to produce sensible solutions.
To maintain your sanity and joy in life, accept life as it is and not as what you think it should be. Insisting that the world owes you a favor or people must change to accommodate your needs is a hallmark of folly, immaturity, and ignorance. Until you are happy with who you are and what you have, you will not soar to great heights. By acknowledging and taking responsibility for your conditions in life, you will remove a massive burden off your shoulders and pave the way for a bright future.
Learning to accept things as they are requires your trust in the process of life. Let events unfold as they may while you observe them with a sense of awe. Your job is to say yes to whatever life gives you, to celebrate happy times, and to learn from adversity. So, never regret yesterday, live for today, and hope for tomorrow. Here’s a good tip: never stop questioning, exploring, and growing. That’s all you need to enhance the quality of your life. Like a river, life flows……..so stay in the middle of the current to gain proper balance and perspective. All the action is in middle of the stream, not the riverbanks.
Knowledge may be power, but its application will bring you joy and prosperity. If you want to know whether you know a subject well, try to explain it to a child. If you can’t do that, then you don’t understand it well enough. Until you learn and assimilate a subject well, you’ll never be able to apply it successfully and until you can apply your knowledge, you will not achieve greatness.
Never fear to act, as life rewards the brave.
Over the past 28 years, Sam Sadat has been involved in more than 2,000 real estate transactions as a principal, partner, lender or broker. During this time, he’s helped thousands of aspiring investors learn the real estate business the right way and apply their knowledge confidently to prosper greatly. He started his own company, Aim Financial, which in a few short years, became a top producing brokerage firm in Los Angeles. He also started Global Financial Network, LLC which is an NMLS licensed private lending firm specializing in financing of “fix and flip” or “buy and hold” investment properties in Southern California. Also, he hosts his own radio show, The Free and Clear Hour, on KHOW in Denver, CO and created the VIP Mentorship Programs that are affordable, practical and powerful.