Entries from August 2012

Friday, August 31st, 2012

10 Actions that Always Bring Happiness

It’s important to make someone happy, and it’s important to start with yourself.  Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design into the present.
Starting today…

Appreciate what you have. – If we counted our blessings instead of our money, we would all be a lot richer.  Happiness is there if […]

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

11 Things You Forget You’re Doing Wrong

Don’t forget, when you stop doing the wrong things, the right things eventually catch you.
So make sure you’re not…

Making blind judgments. – Don’t always judge a person by what they show you.  What you’ve seen is oftentimes only what that person has chosen to show you, or what they were driven to show based on […]

Monday, August 27th, 2012

9 Reasons it’s Time to Move On

It happens to you slowly as you grow.  You discover more about who you are and what you want, and then you realize that there are changes you need to make.  The lifestyle you’ve been living no longer fits.  The people you’ve known forever no longer see things the way you do.  So you cherish […]

Friday, August 24th, 2012

12 Negative Thoughts Holding You Back

We are addicted to our thoughts.
We cannot change anything if we cannot change our thinking.
Your thoughts today create your life tomorrow.  Here are twelve destructive thoughts to flush out of your mind.

“My past is indicative of my future.” – Do not judge failed attempts and mistakes as an indication of your future potential, but as […]

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

10 Success Principles We Often Forget

Identify your problems but give your
power and energy to solutions.
-Tony Robbins
Sometimes we find ourselves running in place, struggling to get ahead simply because we forget to address some of the basic success principles that govern our potential to make progress.  So here’s a quick reminder:

You are the only person responsible for your success.  The best […]

Monday, August 20th, 2012

10 Things You Must Give Up to Move Forward

If you want to fly and move on to better things, you have to give up the things that weigh you down – which is not always as obvious and easy as it sounds.
Starting today, give up…

Letting the opinions of others control your life. – People know your name, not your story.  They’ve heard what […]

Friday, August 17th, 2012

75 Relationship Quotes to Live By

Here are 75 relationship quotes gathered from our sister site, Everyday Life Lessons, to help you keep things in perspective and move your relationships in a positive direction.

In life you’ll realize there is a purpose for everyone you meet.  Some will test you, some will use you, and some will teach you.  But most importantly, […]

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

12 Choices Your Future Self Will Thank You For

When life pushes you over, stand up and push back even harder.  Where there is a fork in the road and choices to make, make the ones your future self will thank you for.
Today, start…

Choosing YOU. – Wearing a mask wears you out.  Faking it is fatiguing.  The most exhausting activity is pretending to be […]

Monday, August 13th, 2012

10 Ways to Write a Life Story Worth Living

When writing the story of your life, don’t let someone else hold the pen.  Make conscious choices every day that align your actions with your values and dreams.  Because the way you live each day is a sentence in the story of your life.  Each day you make a choice as to whether the sentence […]

Friday, August 10th, 2012

15 Ways to Be Irresistibly Attractive

Be true to your values.  Be honest.  Do your best.  Do things that bring you closer to your dreams.  Take care of yourself, your family, and your friends.  Treat people with respect.  Be the person that makes others feel special.  Be known for your kindness and honesty.
In other words, invest love into your life.  Because […]