Monthly Archives: November 2011

#249 – “Live without expecting too much from others.” From: Walk in Dry Places by Mel B.

People are not here to please or satisfy us, nor do they owe us anything. Our personal responsibility is to do our best even when others fall short of our expectations.  Being reliable and dependable ourselves helps us to grow and become … Continue reading

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#248 – A Serving of Gratitude May Save the Day – John Tierny, New York Times

“Cultivating an attitude of gratitude has been linked to better health, sounder sleep, less anxiety and depression, higher long term satisfaction with life and kinder behaviour to others, including romantic partners,” Tierny says in todays article in the New York … Continue reading

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#247 – Choose the things that make you feel good about who you are, that you can be proud of. From: Life Lessons by Elisabeth Kubler Ross and David Kessler

Identify three things you liked and three things you disliked about all your past jobs. Then ask yourself why you liked or disliked them. Your unique strengths and skills will start to emerge very clearly.   Evaleen the Queen, a tale … Continue reading

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#246 – “If you tell the truth, everything will work out.” Tom Hanks

 Incidentally a few ways to tell if someone is lying to you from Bill Brown, a former FBI agent.  Liars are nervous, will try to change the conversation,  cover their  mouth, and will look away then right back at you to … Continue reading

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#245 – “Change your focus, and you change your level of happiness” Anthony Robbins

Giving into your negative, self destructive thoughts is damaging to you and you alone.  How much better we would all be if we could switch our focus to something positive or at least neutral, especially when we’re obsessing about something we … Continue reading

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