Association with the wise Association with the wise will help your life immensely. Even though you may feel you don’t need it right now, and even though you feel that everything is fine in life, keep associating with the Wise, keep reading, listening, and pondering over words of wisdom. Because, sooner or later, there might […]
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Stick to your convictions If you believe in something, stick to it. By all means, listen to others and see if there is any good in what they say. But be confident about yourself and make your own decision. For example, if you are a doctor, and you believe in a certain treatment, and someone praises […]
Do things because they make you happy We should do things for the right reasons. The best reason to do something is because it is useful and makes us happy and peaceful. If we do something just for praise and fame, there is a chance we may get disappointed. But if we do it because […]
Getting along is more important In a relationship or marriage, getting along is more important than proving a point, or always doing what you like. Proving your point may give your ego a boost, but not doing what pleases your companion may ruin the day, or perhaps the relationship. Be smart, and give in a […]
A little kindness goes a long way A little kindness at the right time goes a long way. Be kind to people when they need it; not at your convenience. Kindness in deeds – caring for the sick, preparing food, cleaning, household chores etc. – is great. But kindness in words when someone is sad, […]
Take time to appreciate Take the time to appreciate your beloved. Express your love in words and deeds. If you don’t, you may lose him or her, to someone else who shows appreciation and love. When you become complacent, and think that your companion is happy and will not want anyone else’s love and caring, […]
Aspire but be prepared for any outcome People tell you, “Aspire! Go for your dreams!”, because you like to hear it! But if they are truthful or wise, they will go on to tell you, “Aspire! But be prepared for any outcome. Certainly make the efforts, but be aware that the results are not in […]
You are unique You are unique. No one like you. Either you can use this amazing fact to make yourself and those around you happy, by seeing the positive things in yourself and your life, Or you can make yourself and those around you miserable, by seeing the negative things in yourself and your life.
Time Flies…Live today fully… Time Flies. You may think you have a lot of time left in life. But life is unpredictable. So don’t waste your life on useless matters, people who make you restless and brooding over the past. Think Positive. Live today fully knowing that you will be taken care of.
Spend time with Nature Spend time with Nature. The ocean, the beach, the park with green grass and graceful trees, the garden with elegant flowers, a brook, a lake, a river…they all are egoless and peaceful. When we are with them, their Peace attaches itself to us. And we become calm too.
You have a purpose There is a purpose for you in this world. That means you are as important as everyone else. Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise or put you down in any way. Be yourself and help yourself for your purpose to be fulfilled.
Don’t take anyone for granted When someone is nice, kind or helpful to us, we should not take them for granted. Just because someone is close to us, we should not overlook their caring and love. Nothing is guaranteed in life. Take the time to appreciate those who care about you.
Their success is not your failure Whenever you see someone succeed in something, don’t compare and feel bad about yourself in any way. Remind yourself: “Their success is not my failure!”
No comparison with others We should never compare ourselves with others. There will always be someone better or worse than us in life. We can, and should learn from others. But we should not measure our success or failure based on other people. We should only see if we measure up to our own capabiliities, […]
Everything is fine Everything is fine, as it happens, whether you like it or not. Whenever the mind tells you otherwise and complains, be firm, and tell it to take a hike.
You are fine as you are Self-Respect and Self-Confidence do not come to people by changing places, or religion, or outfit or appearance. They come when people remove the wrong notion from their minds that they are not good enough as they are.
Liking oneself To be approved and liked by others gives a nice, happy feeling. But it is not a must or mandatory in life for happiness. We do not become any less or any more because someone else approves or disapproves us. The most important thing is for one to approve and like oneself. […]