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The Impact Code by Simon Tyler

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28. THE GREATEST GIFT AND THE GREATEST CURSE

What you say has a significant impact on others, but as this Impact Note illustrates, on you as well. You have the power to change reality.

The words you use have incredible power to inspire change or to dampen your fire; as scientists, educators, anthropologists and learned professors have said, our ability to speak is both our greatest gift and our greatest curse.

When you speak, a number of processes take place, most at a sub-conscious level. Through your words you bring into reality what previously was just a thought or idea. In simple terms, I observe three elements.

First, is the reaction to the ...

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