Tag archive: people

Thoughts about people …

Photo by Mike Wilson on Unsplash.com

Photo by Mike Wilson on Unsplash.com

If you want to study yourself – look into the hearts of other people.
If you want to study other people – look into your own heart.
~ Friedrich von Schiller

Do you know how much you matter?

Photo credit - Matthew Henry via unsplash.com

Photo credit – Matthew Henry via unsplash.com

There are two words that can change a mood, change a mind and change a heart. There are two words that can change a life. Do you know what they are?

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Thoughts about empathy …

Photo credit - Aleksandra Mazur via unsplash.com

Photo credit – Aleksandra Mazur via unsplash.com

Empathy is the faculty to resonate with the feelings of others. When we meet someone who is joyful, we smile. When we witness someone in pain, we suffer in resonance with his or her suffering.
~ Matthieu Ricard

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)

Local lives

People in local cafeIn this category I am going to feature stories about locals.  These will be lives of people who are just like you and me, who I have encountered in the different locales I move in.  Some initial stories will be inner Melbourne folk, others will be Mt Hotham villagers and others still will be random people I meet.

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