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Learn How To Increase Self-Motivation:
Do you lack desires and ambitions?
Do you feel that nothing is worth it?
Do you feel like giving up?
Find out how you can become better and improve your self-
motivation and how you feel, just by following the simple tips listed
Per Merriam-Webster Dictionary: "Is when someone is driven by
one's own desire and ambitions".
In Islam, we are to eliminate all evil desires & ambitions & only
follow Allah’s desires. If we do this, it can help "motivate" any
To do this, we need to reflect deeply into our lives and think
about human purpose on earth, which is to do what Allah (SWT) has
asked us and to put Allah's desires and ambitions before our own.
Think about “Why” Allah prescribed us to live the way he did and
how living by Allah’s rules will help people. “Actions are by their
intentions (Al Bukhari) this means with the right intention every
action can be an act of worship; therefore, everything we do, we
must do them to please only Allah and try our best to listen to our
parents! Ibn Mas’ud said that: “The pleasure of the Lord is in the
pleasure of the parents.” (Al-Adab al Mufrad). We also need to
always remember that Shaytan exists and he works against any kind
of success by any Muslim; therefore, laziness and procrastination
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are Shaytan’s weapons so don’t postponed things you can do today,
and we must be on guard to stay motivated!
Dua is the most powerful weapon of the believer. Allah says:
“Call upon me, I will respond. (Quran40:60). No matter what kind of
struggle, Allah’s help is always near. Not only Allah is happy to
respond to His slave (as narrated in a hadith in Tirmidhi), it is also
an act of worship to make du’a. We must make constant efforts to
improve self-discipline in all of the above and stop pleasurable and
less effective pursuits.
The easiest way to feel motivated is to:
(a) Stop comparing yourself to others,
(b) make a long-term plan re: who you are and what you want to
become and break it down to smaller daily action list and follow it,
(c) Start each day fresh with positive mindset and affirmations,
(d) eat healthy and exercise at least 3-5 times a week, and
(e) Be persevere and never give up and be systematic and consistent
your approach and keep the learning approach continuous to enrich
your mind, body and soul.