This is an amazing video. He speaks remarkably well and the ideas hit home. Unfortunately, a lot of our communication is superficial in this day and age. We are clouded by idealistic expectations that look nice on the surface but we don’t see the depth of the effort and understanding our relationships need. Advertisements
My mantra for every day of the year is keep myself happy and make others happy. Sometimes it requires going out of your way to make something happen. We put so much effort into jobs, chores, eating, etc. So why not this important factor? I went to my doctor a couple of months ago and… Read More It’s International Happiness Day
When I was a kid, I thought Zootopia was this perfect place where everyone got along and anyone could be anything. Turns out, real life is a little bit more complicated than a slogan on a bumper sticker. Real life is messy. We all have limitations. We all make mistakes. Which means―hey, glass half full!―we… Read More No Matter What Animal
One day, I came home in tears after suffering a small bullying incident. It upset me enough to cry and, when questioned by my mom, I told her that a girl in the washroom had made fun of my clothes. She got me to calm down and asked me why did it matter to me… Read More Bullying
Today, I bring you another collection of excerpts from some great blogs, wonderful writing, and thought provoking ideas. Do check out the full posts and browse through more of their work. Khairil Sianipar Knowing something means nothing if it is not followed by a disciplined course of action. Just by taking that extra effort, putting… Read More Power Posts
It always seemed strange to me that the things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self interest are the traits of success. And while men admire the quality of the… Read More Live Your Values
A long time ago, I asked a wise friend about how religion perceives love. She told me that while the emotion has merit, it can fall short. Looking back, I realize that, at the time, I had not really understood what she meant. Now, I remember this comment and realize its validity.