Returning to Japan means returning to new tastes and recently acquired ones. This week, I made nikujaga – beef and potato stew.
The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.
~ H. Jackson Brown Jr
I recently heard a story about a young job applicant who made all sorts of demands on his potential employer. He asked about the training he would receive, the quality of the work he would get and the other employee benefits he would be awarded. As a person at entry level, with limited qualifications and no experience, his demands were viewed as somewhat arrogant and misplaced. Unfortunately, this did not win him any friends in the management team, and he seemed oblivious to his effect.
Most people think that millennials are very demanding. We’re just dreamers and go-getters.
~ Seema Bansal
The end of the calendar year is approaching. Sometimes it’s a time for reviewing your situation and reassessing your life. That brings things of important into focus. It also raises questions of loyalty, fidelity and maintaining your current arrangements. Should you stay or should you go?
The secret of longevity may not lie in a special supplement, through particular exercise programs or dietary regimes. Whilst all these contribute to physical health, there is another factor that can impact behavioural, psychological and physiological health. Friendship.
I have no choice about whether or not I have Parkinson’s. I have nothing but choices about how I react to it. In those choices, there’s freedom to do a lot of things in areas that I wouldn’t have otherwise found myself in.
~ Michael J. Fox