It's far too easy to become disoriented in this awful world. We are constantly in need of reminders to get us back on track and moving forward. You don't need an expensive life coach to empower you; sometimes just one or two sentences can brighten your day and help you spring forward to face the challenges that will arise throughout the day. We've compiled a list of 30 inspiring sentences that will inspire and motivate you to look ahead.
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#1 Never compare your weaknesses to the strengths of others.
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#2 I was clever yesterday, so I wanted to change the world. I'm wiser now, so I'm changing myself.
#3 Your childhood was not perfect, but it is now over.
#4 Take charge of your life, or someone else will.
#5 We can only change how we play the hand, not the cards we are dealt.
#6 Perfectionists are not rewarded in the world. It rewards those who complete tasks.
#7 No matter what anyone says to you, you are not obligated to eat dinner, live with, or sleep with them.
#8 If you take no risks, you take them all.
#9 Do something that frightens you irrationally on a regular basis.
#10 Laugh, and the whole world will laugh with you. Weep, and you are the only one who is weeping.
#11 You are not required to do anything you do not want to do, but you may miss out on future opportunities if you do.
#12 Don't give others the ability to manipulate your emotions. Those are solely yours, and you have complete control over them.
#13 Victory exposes you to the world, but defeat exposes you to the world!
#14 The only way to achieve success is to have a lot of failures first.
#15 Fail frequently, but remember the lesson.
#16 When you realize how rarely other people think of you, you will become far less concerned with what they think of you.
#17 It's not so much what you say as it is what people hear.
#18 Take your work seriously. Not you, sir.
#19 Life begins where you leave your comfort zone.
#20 A man's true worth is measured by how he treats someone who can do him no good.
#21 If you don't do stupid things when you're young, you won't have anything to laugh about when you're old.
#22 Man: “I want to be happy.” Buddha: “First, remove ‘I,' which is ego, and then remove ‘want,' which is desire.” All that is left is happiness.”
#23 Be yourself and express yourself, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.
#24 I used to wonder why no one did anything about it, until I realized I was that someone.
#25 Don't waste your time explaining things because people only hear what they want to hear.
#26 Don't relax after your first victory because if you fail the second, more lips will be waiting to say that your first victory was merely a stroke of luck.
#27 Do not raise your children to be wealthy. Teach them to be happy. As a result, when they grow up, they will understand the value of things rather than the price.
#28 Everyone wants to change the world, but no one wants to change themselves.
#29 What we get is how we make a living. What we give defines our lives.
#30 Information is not the same as knowledge.
We Don't Listen to Understand We Listen to Reply: Nowadays, many people are more concerned with being right than being human. People try to one-up others by being the loudest and most opinionated and listen to others do the same. People also listen with the intent to reply and not to understand. Listening to someone and then responding with our own opinion is not really listening. Listening to understand is what we should strive for. We need to listen to understand the experiences and problems of others before we can help them or offer advice. Read more.
Selective Listening: Anytime two people talk, there is selectively listening. One will listen to what's important to them, and then selectively listen to what isn't. We humans can't listen to everything, because we'd go insane if we try to do that. We only listen to what is important to us. Which is why humans never listen to what others say 100% of the time. Follow these steps to improve your selective listening skills. First, listen to the content you want to listen to, and ignore the content you don't. This requires concentration. Next, listen to what you want to listen to by ignoring the voice in your head. Third, listen to what you want to listen to by ignoring your surroundings. Finally, listen to what you want to listen to by ignoring what others are saying. Read more.
Hiccups Superstition: Ever get a case of the hiccups? You might have heard a friend say, "Don't talk while you have the hiccups," or "Swallow while you have the hiccups." Though some of these superstitions have a touch of truth, there might be a scientifically verified reason behind them that you haven't seen. You might have heard that a hiccup is a burp that goes up instead of down. It's true! Your esophagus is more sensitive to carbonated beverages and spicy foods when your stomach is full. When you get a burp, it can make your esophagus get a brief case of the hiccups by the way of a quick spasm. If you're in a hurry, you can avoid a hiccup relapse by swishing some water in your mouth. Read more.
Signs of an Arrogant Person: The following are the signs of an arrogant person: 1. They keep saying how great they are. 2. They believe that they are well above average. 3. They think their presence is a competition. 4. They won't stop talking about themselves. 5. They will correct their friends. 6. They think they are tough. 7. They will look down on others. 8. They will speak ill of others. 9. They will speak ill of others behind their backs. 10. They will talk about how smart they are. 11. They will only talk about themselves. 12. They will use "I" a lot. 13. They will be a bully. 14. They will put people down. 15. They will take too much credit. Read more.
You have heard it all before: "Live life to the fullest", "follow your dreams", "be who you are" and "if it is meant to be, it will be". These are all wonderful quotes that are meant to help you live a happy life but they miss the point. Our lives are interconnected with each other and with the world.
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