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LACK OF AMBITION. Mental and physical laziness, lack of self-assertion, slowness in reaching decisions, easily in fl uenced by others, the habit of criticising others behind their backs and fl attering them to their faces, the habit of accepting defeat without protest, quitting an undertaking when opposed by others, suspicious of other people without cause, lacking in tactfulness of manner and speech, unwillingness to accept the blame for mistakes. SYMPTOMS OF THE FEAR OF ILL HEALTH. The symptoms of this almost universal fear are: AUTO-SUGGESTION. The habit of negative use of self-suggestion by looking for, and expecting to fi nd the symptoms of all kinds of disease. “Enjoying” imaginary illness and speaking of it as being real. The habit of trying all “fads”. HYPOCHONDRIA . The habit of talking of illness, concentrating the mind upon disease, and expecting its appearance until a nervous break occurs. EXERCISE. Fear of ill health often interferes with proper physical exercise, and results in over-weight, by causing one to avoid outdoor life. Think & Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill An Action Summary
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SUSCEPTIBILITY. Fear of ill health breaks down Nature’s body resistance, and creates a favorable condition for any form of disease one may contact. The fear of ill health often is related to the fear of Poverty, especially in the case of the hypochondriac, who constantly worries about the possibility of having to pay doctor’s bills, hospital bills, etc. SELF-CODDLING. The habit of making a bid for sympathy, using imaginary illness as the lure.The habit of feigning illness to cover plain laziness, or to serve as an alibi for lack of ambition. INTEMPERANCE. The habit of using alcohol or narcotics to destroy pains instead of eliminating the cause. The habit of reading about illness and worrying over the possibility of being stricken by it. The habit of reading patent medicine advertisements. SYMPTOMS OF THE FEAR OF LOSS OF LOVE. The distinguishing symptoms of this fear are:-- JEALOUSY. The habit of being suspicious of friends and loved ones without any reasonable evidence of suf fi cient grounds. (Jealousy is a form of dementia praecox which sometimes becomes violent without the slightest cause). The habit of accusing wife or husband of in fi delity without grounds. General suspicion of everyone, absolute faith in no one. FAULT FINDING. The habit of fi nding fault with friends, relatives, business associates and loved ones upon the slightest provocation, or without any cause whatsoever. GAMBLING. The habit of gambling, stealing, cheating, and otherwise taking hazardous chances to provide money for loved ones, with the belief that love can be bought. The habit of spending beyond one’s means, or incurring debts, to provide gifts for loved ones, with the object of making a favorable showing. Insomnia, nervousness, lack of persistence, weakness of will, lack of self-control, lack of self-reliance, bad temper.
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