“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.”
“Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated. Thus, everyone’s task is as unique as is his specific opportunity to implement it.”
“From the very beginning you are being told to compare yourself with others. This is the greatest disease; it is like a cancer that goes on destroying your very soul because each individual is unique, and comparison is not possible. I am just myself and you are just yourself …
The mind is a complex and powerful tool. It enables us to think, remember and reason with ourselves and with others, as well as problem solve.
The mind also helps us assess complex thoughts, recall past experiences and turn our ideas into realities; but for it to work effectively, it should be used in conjunction with our intuition if we are …
I find it sad how as soon as someone criticises us, we feel the need to retaliate. As a child, I didn’t struggle with the concept because I was too angry to care. But criticism is nothing more than another person’s observation of us, how they see us act or react, or deal with other people.
The problem we have with criticism is that what others see is not normally what we see or think of ourselves. We see it as a slur on us, but that’s not what it is. It’s a slur on our behaviour, it’s our
Without winter… there can be no spring; without mistakes… there can be no learning; without doubts… there can be no faith; without fears… there can be no courage. My mistakes, my fears and my doubts are my path to wisdom, faith and courage.