Affirming something positive helps you fend off destructive and worried thoughts — the ones that are, way more often than not, inaccurate. Read these affirmations for anxiety to help you transform painful thoughts into productive thoughts — the kind that make the best use of the present moment.
“Find something that makes you happy and think about it a lot.” — Abraham-Hicks
If you’re interested in the healing power of scent, combine your new affirmation with these essential oils to calm and uplift: orange, bergamot, frankincense, ylang ylang, vetiver, roman chamomile, or lavender.
Take what you need here. Use it today to feel better, connected, supported.
15 Empowering Affirmations for Anxiety
1. I cannot control everything because that is not my job.
2. I am not reduced by what happens to me, and I cannot be defined by any worried thoughts.
3. Whatever I do today, it is enough. And so am I. And so it is.
4. I trust in a higher process and an intelligent source to handle what is not mine to handle.
5. I am receptive to the peace of a grateful heart.
“Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it.” — Kahlil Gibran
6. Fear can be transformed into something else because I am an alchemist.
7. I am allowed to believe in something that feels better.
8. I am just in the process of stepping into my next level of growth and power.
9. I am open to all the ways the universe wants to bless me.
10. I breathe healing light and space down into my belly. (From Eva at Anxious Relief)
“Things are far more beautiful when the universe arranges them for you.” — Jai Jagdeesh
11. I was born to stand in the light.
12. Every deep breath is a gift of divine support.
13. Something good is working on my behalf.
14. I am connected to something larger than myself.
15. Thoughts are passing clouds and I am the sky… or… Thoughts are falling leaves and I am the earth.
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Which of these affirmations do you need the most today?
Tell me in the comments. I read every single one, and I’d love to know!
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