Giving and always expecting to receive back is like expecting lions not to eat you because you don’t eat lions. You would most like regret it.
How many times have you given out a gift (cash, a wristwatch, a book, or your time) to a friend and they never gave you anything back? … More Giving and Not Receiving. What to do?
Rather than drowning in anger, bitterness, and frustration, what if we choose to start making excuses for people?
We draw out conclusions and make certain projections which are mostly negative and based only on what we see on the surface.
But rather than drowning in anger, bitterness, and frustration, what if we choose to start making excuses for people? By doing this, we get to put our mind in a place of rest/peace. … More Making Excuses For People: a Peaceful Way to Live
Many use the phrase “God would forgive me” to cover-up their insincerity. And this would always hit back at them, because the people they’ve broken their hearts and trust may never forgive them! … More God Forgives and Forgets but People May Not
Procrastination is a deliberate act. But many don’t know that postponing important matters for later is to live in a world of delusion, and this is very dangerous. … More Procrastination: the Subtle Act of Regret
It’s so beautiful when you can always be you when you’re with your loved one. There’s no feeling as peaceful as being in an honest relationship.
… More Sincerity: the Way to Sustain Relationships
Life challenges cannot be escaped but it can be fought and can be won. But when self esteem is low, it makes us think about our lives in a negative way and this makes us lose life challenges without even trying – but that’s too much burden for one person to bear… … More Low Self Esteem: the Enemy of a Brilliant Mind
Friends have expectations of what they expect us to achieve. The society and social media has put pressure on us to ‘become’, but we can still control the effect of all this on us.
If you take the wrong step or move to ‘become’ when you are not ready, you would have yourself to blame for the consequences! … More The Pressure of Becoming in the World Today
Yes, you’ve seen these people at their best and worst moments: you’ve seen them laugh and cry. You’ve seen them pull of their shirts when there’s heat. You’ve seen them confused. Maybe you’ve even seen them snore or fart!
But you should learn to ignore their weakness/humanity. Learn to respect their ingenuity, strengths, and wisdom. Learn to submit to them and get things solved.
That solution or improvement you desire in your career, relationship, spiritual growth, attitude, behavior/habit and so on may just be around you. That friend of yours whom you laugh together all the time may have the solution. Your boyfriend/girlfriend may know the way out. That lady/guy who is younger than you may know just what you need. … More The Cost of Familiarity
Now, I know we’re in the ‘jet age’ and we feel practices like this is old school, but that’s not true. we mustn’t allow borrowed culture deprive us of our common sense/morals. … More Respect is Indeed Reciprocal