Affirmations are things we ask for and ingrain into our brain.
I have one "everybody loves me everybody gives me money and good things in abundance"
Yes it works and maybe too good.
I was sitting in my lounge chair watching a bit of TV when I noticed some movement at my front fence. I stood up and this 12 year old aboriginal kid flung a fifty cent piece straight into the front window and smashing it and I was showered with fine glass shards the cooko' clock fell off the wall and smashed into pieces.
Be careful what you ask for as you might receive it in a way that you might not like.