36 Affirmations for changing your life

If you could be anything, do anything, have anything in life what would it be? 

Not what should it be, or could it be. What would it be?

If you’re one of the many who’ve been putting off your dreams, here’s the thing…unless and until you decide to stop settling for anything other than achieving the life you’d love to be living…it’s never going to happen.

This isn’t as hard as you think. 

Affirmations: a simple key

The key is to learn how to use something you do every day in the right way. In a way that gets you what you want instead of what you don’t want. An extraordinary life is just a thought or two away.

It’s using how you think and feel towards the positive and not the negative. Remember we always get what we’re focused on the most. And a great way to make sure you focus on positive ideas is the use of affirmations.

The truth is you’re always affirming something and if repeated often enough it becomes a part of your physical reality.

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If, when you’ve made a mistake you find yourself saying, I’m an idiot, you’ve just affirmed something negative. Repeat this often enough and your subconscious thinks it’s being given an order to produce a reality where you continue to find reasons to call yourself an idiot. Don’t do this to yourself.

Using what you do best

All you have to do is what you do best. What you do all day, every day. Thank and feel.  Only this time you’re going to be thinking and feeling of the things that are more likely to bring you that extraordinary life. And don’t let anyone who isn’t living the life of their dreams talk you out of yours.

To make it easier here’s a list of affirmations you can use every day for a variety of experiences.  I use affirmations on a daily basis to programme my mind for health, success and happiness. And you can too!

Pick one thing each week that you want to change to make your life better. Focus on that for the next seven days and see if it doesn’t make a difference.

If you prefer, switch the words to fit you. Sometimes adding expressions of gratitude can feel better and not so absolute. Try adding ‘I am grateful now that I am……..’  


This new day vitalizes and heals my body.

Every day in every way I am feeling better and better.

I am filled with the energy of health and vitality and I feel awesome.

I am relaxed and at peace with myself, the world and everyone in it.

My body’s immune system grows stronger every day.

I am healthy, very very healthy.

My body is filled with positive healing energy.


I am full of confidence in my abilities.

I say no with grace and ease.

I no longer accept the negativity of others.

I like and accept myself.

I am at ease in social situations.

Wealth and Prosperity

I am a money magnet.

All my needs are met.

I am open to an abundant life and the moment is now.

I now create unlimited prosperity in all areas of my life.

I believe in myself and my ability to accept and receive money.

I was born rich and have every right to greater prosperity.

Financial independence allows me to do great things in the world.


My mind is all powerful and I use it to experience an extraordinary life.

I have the power to focus my attention on what I desire in life.

I love and believe in myself.

I am building my positive future out of my positive self-talk.

I now live a life filled with blessings.

I am relaxed and stress free.


I am creative.

I feel love because I love and respect myself.

I communicate my needs and in doing so get what I want out of life.

I now create the space in my life for great love.

Every day I become more and more ready to give and receive unconditional love.


My positive thinking creates positive success.

My time and attention is directed to the manifestation of my goals.

I am persistent and determined and I accomplish my desires.

I am independent and capable.

Anything is possible for me.

I attract success easily and effortlessly.

Final words

One of the most fulfilling things a person can do is take some kind of action that causes them to improve certain areas of their life.

Think about this for a second.  Remember a time that you accomplished something that showed you had improved your skills in some area?

It felt pretty good didn’t it?

Well this is where affirmations are so helpful because, before improving your life skills, you need to begin to see yourself in a different light. You need to reprogram all those outdated beliefs you have about who you are in order to reveal the truly talented and incredible being that is you.

 Encourage one another.

Love Elle



Elle Sommer is the author of 4 books and a workbook. Her latest publications are a series called The Power of Consciousness, and you will find all three books in this trilogy now available on Kindle. She shares quotes, inspiration and positive vibes on Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest. And her greatest desire is to encourage and inspire others to create not just a good life, but a phenomenal life.


  1. LaVallette

    Beloved Elle

    Thank you for sharing these powerful messages with us.

    May you relish eternally from all your readers’ love.

    Much respect, many regards and much love to you.

    From someone who has benefited from your loving wisdom.

    • Hello LaVellette…what beautiful, encouraging words…thank you. I appreciate you very much. 🙂

  2. You have listed great ones here, Elle. Thank you! I enjoy using affirmations and mantras throughout the day. I integrate them into my daily practice.

    • Hi Evelyn…glad you enjoyed them…affirmations are what keeps my days so happy! 🙂

  3. Hi Elle,

    Your affirmations are so positive and optimistic. That positive thinking approach can really help a person in all areas of their life. Thank you for sharing your affirmations. I love your idea of taking one thing each week to focus on. I will be referring back to your list!

  4. I use affirmations daily to support, encourage, and talk kindly to myself. They really make a big difference. Thank you for your good suggestions here.

    • They certainly do Debbie…it’s a great way to keep the wolves of doubt aware from the door! 🙂

  5. Fantastic affirmations here Elle! What a difference affirmation make to creating a positive happy life <3

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