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5 Ways To Manifest Your Reality With The Power of Visualization

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Visualize Your Goals Dreams and Achieve Them

Actor Jim Carrey is famous for parking his car on Muholland Drive every night before anybody knew about him, and visualizing becoming the Hollywood star that he inevitably became. He even wrote himself a ten million dollar check for a movie deal, and dated it five years from that very day. Can you guess what eventually happened? Not long before that date came along, he secured ten million dollars to star in the movie Dumb and Dumber.

The power of visualization has been instrumental in turning dreams into reality for not only folks like Jim Carrey, but elite and successful people in every field: professional athletes, business CEO’s, speakers, singers, and performers.

Replaying the mental vision and image of where or who you would like to be is the key catalyst in swinging your vision from a mere day-dream into reality!

Remarkably, science has also demonstrated that your brain cannot tell the difference between a visualized image and reality. A Harvard study taught two groups a simple 5-fingered piano melody; one group physically practiced the melody for 2 hours a day over 5 days. The other group merely visualized playing the melody. As you can probably guess, the new neurological wiring that took place were almost identical between the two groups.

 

Here are 5 ways you can begin to use visualization to start living the dream:

 

1. When visualizing your dreams, involve all your senses:

Touch, sound, sight, even smell and taste. Involve your emotions, laugh, smile, and celebrate the victory.

 

2. Take on different perspectives:

See yourself accomplishing your goals beginning with your own 1st person lens, then 2nd and 3rd person, be in the crowd and look upon yourself succeeding in your dream.

 

3. Begin to live as if you have succeeded in your goal:

Begin to dress, talk, and look like the person you want to be.

 

4. Use self-talk and affirmations together with your visualizations:

As with taking on the different perspectives with the mental images, likewise in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd person, say the things that would like to be said about you as if you have already achieved your goal.

 

5. Put together a dream collage: 

This can be physical on a cork-board, posted on your desk or wall, or compiled on your computer. Use words that describe the person that you desire to become, pictures of the victories that you desire to experience.

Be sure to look at these images on a daily basis.

 

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A refugee from Vietnam, raised in Australia, with a BA from Texas, Thai writes for many publications including The Huffington Post, Entrepreneur.com, and Addicted2Success. A professional chef, international kickboxer, and spiritual teacher, Thai is passionate about helping people become the best version of themselves. Signup for his free weekly Infographics at TheUtopianLife.com | Connect @ThaiWins | On Facebook 

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    Ali Khan

    Feb 26, 2017 at 4:41 pm

    I do not believe in this stuff, how come imagining about money and stuff is going to get me rich in real life?

    This is all make believe stuff. I do no think that Jim Carrey did that.

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    Khalid

    Mar 14, 2015 at 6:11 am

    Amazing and powerful recipe for attainment of higher….

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    Joann

    Feb 3, 2015 at 9:04 am

    Great tips!
    I do #s 3-5 and it made significant changes in my life 🙂

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    Liem

    May 21, 2014 at 5:54 am

    Thanks Thai! I enjoy all your posts on this blog. Cheers!

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    jacob

    Mar 19, 2014 at 8:18 pm

    how to judge and dealperson:s in daily life ?

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    pawan

    Feb 18, 2014 at 1:01 pm

    Great great post..thanks Thai.

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      Thai Nguyen

      Mar 16, 2014 at 7:50 am

      Glad you enjoyed it Pawan- all the best to you!

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    Naomi@quitmyjob

    Jan 24, 2014 at 11:25 pm

    Hi Thai,

    I really like this subject and I’ve always had a keen interest in the law of attraction.

    I’ve always tried to be a positive person but I admit I need to remain consistent with regular visualizations of my goals.

    Thanks for reminding me. Great post

    Naomi

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      Thai Nguyen

      Feb 1, 2014 at 10:14 am

      Likewise, it was the law of attraction that really intrigued me! The power of the mind is fascinating! Wishing you all the best!

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        Eena

        Mar 21, 2014 at 6:08 pm

        the law of attraction works here as well . this is something really great. world needs these rules to be accepted asap . thankyou Thai .

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    Jomar Rbls

    Dec 30, 2013 at 7:24 am

    i Always do SOme of This! Im Music Producer in duo witn a friend we called Tv4TheBlind you’ll se us in stage soon thats what i visualize everyday when i making the music like if i was playing it live! Love this site bro

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      thai84

      Jan 10, 2014 at 9:13 am

      It really is amazing isn’t it Jomar?!

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        Jomar Rbls

        Jan 10, 2014 at 6:34 pm

        Yea super wesomre live doing that

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    thai84

    Dec 23, 2013 at 4:56 am

    “When you change the way you look at things, the things that you look at will change.” Not sure who made that quote but there is much truth in that! Wishing all the best to everyone!

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    Sebastian

    Dec 23, 2013 at 12:36 am

    This is the key to everything. TRULY.

    Something that happens immensely is the whole acting as if you already accomplished your goal.

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    Gabriel

    Dec 22, 2013 at 2:55 pm

    Great article. Visualization sure does work wonders. I look forward to putting this to work

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    Rakesh Saha

    Dec 22, 2013 at 8:55 am

    Yes ,thoughts become things and that’s the beauty of human mind !!!

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