Sunday, April 28, 2013

Words To Live Well By

I've seen this several times over the years, but have no idea who gets credit for these wise words! Take them to heart in your Living Well practice!

When you lose, don’t lose the lesson.

Follow the 3 R’s: Respect for self; Respect for others; Responsibility for all of your actions

Remember that not getting what you want might be a wonderful blessing.

Learn the rules so that you can break them properly.

Don’t let little disputes injure a great relationship.

When you realize that you have made a mistake, take immediate action to correct it.

Spend some time alone every day.

Open arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.

Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.

Live a good, honorable life, and then when you get older and think back, you will be able to enjoy it a second time.

A loving atmosphere in your home is the foundation for your life.

In disagreements with loved ones, deal only with the present situation.  Do not bring up the past.

Share your knowledge, it is a way to achieve a type of immortality.

Be gentle with the earth.

Once a year, go somewhere you have never been before.

Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.

Judge success by what it took to achieve it.

Approach love and cooking with reckless abandon.