Silence is golden, so shut up and get rich! My geography teacher used to say this to the class all the time. But there is no wealth in the silent treatment, silent brooding, or the silence that occurs when people stop speaking to each other. We need to keep in mind that quiet is not the same as peace. If we avoid dealing with problems, sharing Read more
Category: The Best Things In Life Take Work
Hard work. Something that many of us associate with school, career, and family life. We are taught that we need to put in effort to reap the rewards of life. But on a practical level, what we often see are people looking for the easy route. The “for Dummies” line of books is a perfect example. We want the answer pre-packaged and delivered to our door with no effort required. How does that affect our psyche?
What is interesting about people who are passionate about something, is that they can often tell you when they became involved in the cause or activity and why. That often gives us the mistaken idea that you need to already know that you are going to be super involved in something before you begin it. Interestingly, the average person engages in hobbies that are accessible to them. So, on some level, your opportunities to be passionate about something are going to be limited (initially) by what you have easy access to.
When something is desirable and easy to attain, we do it. If something is desirable and hard to attain, we work for it. What happens if something is desirable, hard, and and possibly unattainable? We work even harder! Maybe is like an ignition button. It starts our desire to achieve. The more uncertain the desired outcome, the harder we work.
Passion is about feeling an emotion intensely and deeply. That emotion can be either positive or negative but more often than not, when we speak about being passionate about life, we are focusing on positive passion. It is important to keep in mind that living life with passion usually means that you are investing in something.
How do you achieve that perfect union? The relationship where we see eye to eye, we respect each other, we are patient, we are helpful, with full trust and love for each other.
Everyone wants to live life to the fullest. To be happy and have fun all the time. We all want to feel like things are working out in our favor. How do some people constantly live disappointment and failure while others live life with little stress?
Change your life by knowing how to focus your actions to get the best results. When we act with purpose, we are motivated to continue our good behavior because out input leads to a specific outcome.
In order to be happy in life, we need to take action. Time with friends, sports, hobbies, a satisfying relationship, meaningful work, and quality family time all take commitment and effort to achieve. When we want to be happy with our lives, we need to be willing to put in the work necessary to achieve our goals.
Every year we promise ourselves to lose weight, work harder, or do some other really important change. New Year’s Resolutions bring us hope in the new year. But if we are not successful, they can also bring despair. In order to achieve your new year’s resolutions there are 4 important steps to accomplishing goals that you need to keep in mind.