I needed this today! I become that negative person or judgmental person when I feel I have to defend myself to people. I will strive to abide by this and not become that mean person. What a wonderful world it would be if we all practiced this.
HA! Yes, be purposeful with this! And NOT believe "I love so-and-so, but not 'in love' with them" - it's the same thing! If you see a couple with a successful marriage, find out why and do the exact same thing! Obviously they are doing something right!!
This is very true. Forgiveness is simple. The problem is that the hurtful words are not forgotten and the damage to the relationship is done. Forgiveness takes place, but trust is gone and the relationship is changed forever. Be careful with your words...
honest vs. rude - YES! I wish more people understood that you can be honest without being rude or hurting another's feelings. And sometimes it's just a good idea not to say anything at all. I have learned this the hard way!!
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Dahli Lama quote. I thought of my Psych board to pin this in immediately! Because frankly, the more power we as a society have handed over to the big business of Psychiatry, the sicker our society has become. We need to return to the affirmation of life.