Chocolate, Purple And Making Peace With The Past – 50 Life Lessons To Live By

Enjoy these Life Lessons by Regina Brett.

Appreciate them, laugh at them and accept them.

Serious Chocolate Steps

1. Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good.
2. When in doubt, just take the next small step.
3. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone.
4. Don’t take yourself so seriously. No one else does.
5. Pay off your credit cards every month.
6. You don’t have to win every argument. Agree to disagree.
7. Cry with someone. It’s more healing than crying alone.
8. It’s OK to get angry with God. He can take it.
9. Save for retirement starting with your first paycheck.
10. When it comes to chocolate, resistance is futile. Continue reading “Chocolate, Purple And Making Peace With The Past – 50 Life Lessons To Live By”

Change or Die

Most people are very reluctant to change even though they know they should. If you think severe heart disease is a critical enough trigger to make people change, it rarely is

If you were given the choice “change your behaviour or die”, would you change?

 

Naturally the majority of people would say “yes”, but would you? Of the people that have serious heart bypass surgery every year, in around half of cases the bypass grafts have clogged up again within 5 years. Many of these people could have avoided a return of their heart problems and further surgery by switching to a healthier lifestyle. Even after this massively invasive and expensive surgery, 90% of people do not change their lifestyle.

 

Most people are very reluctant to change even though they know they should.  You would think severe heart disease would be a critical enough trigger to make people change, but in fact, this rarely lasts longer than a few weeks. Even when people are given factual reasons why they should change, it is not enough. Continue reading “Change or Die”

What motivates us

Have you ever thought about the question “What motivates us”. 

Most people would automatically say money but, in fact, once peoples basic needs are met money is not the most motivating factor to creating success.

Here is a short video titled “What motivates us”. This video gives an interesting view on what really motivates people and it isn’t money (once basic needs are met). Continue reading “What motivates us”