When did you lose your idealism? Or gain a degree of cynicism and/or wisdom?
For every behaviour, there is a pay-off. We rarely think and act without foundation or reason. How does worry serve or support you?
//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Love sees sharply, hatred sees even more sharp, but Jealousy sees the sharpest, for it is love and hate at the same time. Arab Proverb "Jealousy is rubbing salt into your own wound. " Terri Guillemets How often does a partner, family member or friend have a behaviour that makes you feel jealous or uncomfortable?… Continue reading Proverbial Friday – Jealousy
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Are you too hard on yourself? Too judgmental on others? This week on Proverbial Friday we discuss patience, expectations and a pure heart.
Everyone wants it, and we constantly seek it, yet it can be illusive to many. Happiness is really the magic spell of life. Every second Sunday, I ponder some suggestions on finding a little more joy and happiness in one's life. These are inspirational, encouraging words that are important to share with others.
It's there in the belly, it sits like a stone,
hard, heavy and dragging them down.
Proverbs and sayings often provide us with wise words from all corners of the world. Best savoured a little at a time, these sayings are passed down from generation to generation. Each Friday, I post a saying, or proverb and a quote that I find thought-provoking. I hope you enjoy them as much as I… Continue reading Proverbial Friday –
This is a simple way to get kids and sometimes adults to think less materialistically, and focus on more abstract topics. A great poetry writing exercise for all.
Who do you trust? Why do we trust one another? Five minutes of free writing on the topic : trust