You are your own biggest critic. We too often focus on our flaws, pointing at everything that could be better – whether it is our looks, school achievements, sports performance or social media following. You don’t need to aim for perfection. That will only hold you back from reaching your potential and doing what makes […]
Life is an echo
A young boy had just fought with his parents and felt furious. He ran outside to a valley by his house and shouted angrily “I hate you, I hate you, I hate you”.
Back came the echo “I hate you, I hate you”.
What had happened if the boy had shouted “I love you” instead?
The echo always repeats what you shout to it.
Life works like to an echo – What you give, you get. What you send out comes back around to you. Treat others the way you want another to treat you and choose to focus on the things you want to more of in your life.
It can be tempting to talk about others in conversations. But before you start spreading rumours, take a second to give these points a thought. Imagine they listened. Would you not speak about them in the same way if they were listening to the conversation? Then don’t say it. If you have a problem with […]
You can’t control all the events that will happen to you in life, but you can choose how to react to the things that do. If you perform poorly on your algebra test, you have two options: You can complain that the test was too hard, that you are not a “math-person” and that your […]