God gave me a mission: To take a snail out for a walk

God gave me a mission: To take a snail out for a walk

An article written by Zhang Wen Liang from Taiwan. Always getting mad with your children? Take a mission and see from this enlightening perspective.

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Zen from a Dog Comic

This comic beautifully illustrated the quote from Hugh Downs which I shared yesterday, “A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.” In this case … a dog.

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It depends on how long I hold it

It depends on how long I hold it

A psychologist walked around a room while teaching stress management to an audience. As she raised a glass of water, everyone expected they’d be asked the “half empty or half full” question. Instead, with a smile on her face, she inquired: “How heavy is this glass of water?”

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To Hold, You must first open Your Hand

To Hold, You must first open Your Hand

Have you ever come across moments in your life where the lessons came knocking on your door and without even waiting for you to react, they came right through, as you opened that door, into your heart and your soul; becoming a part of you and you knew that your life was enriched? That, I called, is a ‘Moment of Realisation.’ The first time I read the above quote by Steve Jobs, I was travelling on the bus.

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108-year-old Wisdom from Alice Herz Sommer

Alice Herz Sommer, a Czech pianist and a music teacher, is an amazing lady with superb positive outlook in life. She was not only a survivor of the Theresienstadt concentration camp but also remains resolutely optimistic in her whole life. And now at 108 years old, Alice lives by herself in a tiny London flat with no assistance.

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