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This is wonderful and the thought at the end is so true! We all could use wisdom with chuckle and smile. Enjoy!
Never look down on anybody, unless you’re helping them up. Time waits for no one. treasure every moment you have.
Beware of the half truth. You may have gotten hold of the wrong half.
If you tell the truth , you don,t have to remember anything . ~ Mark Twain
A wise man see more from bottom of well than a fool can from a mountain top! – Unknown
Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. -Buddha
I like reading Dalai Lama and other inspirational writers, here are some quotes by Dalai Lama and Life reflections and life lessons: Some of them are quotes from Instructions of Life by Dalai Lama, the instructions are inspirational indeed so I am sharing here.
Love makes everything better. If you think that is cliche, think of all the people who did not get love from family, others they tend to become trouble maker or may find distrust in people. all of us want to love and be loved by others. Love is universal, it does not need a language, religion or race to make it understand and feel. Love is felt, love is experience, love is hard to explain in a words but here are a few quotes that will simply does that. Love can be from spouse, mother, father, friend, siblings, it does not have be romantic kind, as there are many type of love relationship, many of them are non sexual. Getting love from parents when you are young is is important for first 5 years of child’s life as shown by many child experts, it makes them grow up to be a better human being according to them.
There are many great love quotes about funny love, cute love and heart break. Here are 10 love quotes to make you listen to your heart for once and forget mind.
10. “To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage.”- Lao Tzu
9. “The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.” – Peter S. Buck
8. “With love and patience, nothing is impossible”- Daisaku Ikeda
7. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.” -Helen Keller
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Many of our life can be chaotic and stressful at the time. There is a saying: “when it rains, it pours!” and “Misery Loves company”. I am having share of my life issues at the moment that I feel overwhelm despite trying to live calm and simple life. I am sure many of us, have been in situation like this once in our life, sometimes more. I have written about finding ways out of overwhelm and simplifying life before.
Today I want to share how to find peace, with noise and chaos around us and still function. While, I am going through this phase, these quotes have helped me and inspired me and I am sure it will inspire and motivate you as well. We can not change certain aspects of our life but we can change our attitude towards it for positive and upbeat outlook!
Finding Peace By Jean Vanier: One of our deepest human desires and needs is to live in peace. We all yearn for peace, but what is it exactly? How do we find it, and how can we bring peace to our lives and our communities? Jean Vanier reflects on recent world events, identifying the sources of conflict and fear within and among individuals, communities, and nations that thwart us in our quest for peace.
21 Ways to Finding Peace and Happiness: Overcoming Anxiety, Fear, and Discontentment Every Day : In today’s world, peace is hard to come by. When personal desires are followed, serenity is forfeited. By submitting one’s life to God, a peace-filled life is ensured.
A smile is the beginning of peace. - Mother Teresa… Continue reading
As a human being, we do get hurt once in awhile, sometimes a lot. I have gotten hurt and betrayed by some people and it has been hard to get over it. Only time can heal these wounds. The interesting thing is, we often get hurt by people we often are closest to us, our acquaintance and barely known people do not hurt us like the one we know the most do. See also: How to heal hurting heart.
While no one knows how not to get hurt emotionally by someone, as we human tend to be social people who needs social relationships. However, we can take slow with time and read these inspiring quotes to take one day at the time.
I thought of leaving you all with a few quotes by a few wise people, on the subject to ponder over.
“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.” Mahatma Gandhi
“Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.” Joan Lunden
“You will know that forgiveness has begun when you recall those who hurt you and feel the power to wish them well.” Lewis B. Smedes
“We are more often frightened than hurt; and we suffer more from imagination than from reality.” Seneca
“The folks you help won’t remember it and the folks you hurt won’t ever forget it.” Bill Clayton
“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” Dalai Lama
“If you are never scared, embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take chances” Julia Soul
“When you can’t remember why you’re hurt, that’s when you’re healed.” Jane Fonda
“Pain in the present is experienced as hurt, pain in the past is remembered as anger.” Gaelic Proverb
Did you ever wonder why the one closest you, can hurt you the most? Have you been hurt by friend, lor oved ones? How do you pick yourself up again? What suggestions would you give?