Thoughts on optimism …

Girl looking our window with arms up in shape of a V

Photo credit – Yanko Peyankov via unsplash.com

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
~ Winston Churchill

Monsieur Controleur’s passion for skiing

Ross in 2012

I don’t really like talking about myself. It’s not that  … I just don’t know what’s interesting to someone else. I’ve done a lot of things in my life but currently my main vocation is that I’m a ski instructor.

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Thoughts on personal impact …

ceramics on a wall

I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
~ Maya Angelou

Photo – Ceramic wall mural in Drewery Lane, Melbourne (author’s own)

How to have health and happiness in three lessons

Couple holding hands

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Do you enjoy good health? Are you happy? If you were going to invest in yourself for the future, where would you put your time and energy?

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What is your biggest regret?

A chalkboard was placed on a street in New York City for one day. It asked people to write their biggest regret, and they did. They didn’t put things like driving a new car or living in a particular place. Instead … they wrote things like

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Thoughts on happiness …

A happy old lady

Photo credit – Ismael Nieto via Unsplash.com

When you’re happy you find pure joy in your life. There are no regrets in this state of happiness – and that’s a goal worth striving for in all areas of your life.
~ Suze Orman

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