from Cynthia MacGregor
We all make mistakes. But life does give out do-overs.
They have other names.
Did you watch the Super Bowl? I didn't. I spent most of my youth wondering what the heck made things work; what people were trying to tell me. Information please...
If you know someone who has lost a loved one and is still mourning, send them this page: Miss Me, But Let Me Go.
The soul is dyed the color of its thoughts. Think only on those things that are in line with your principles and can bear the full light of day. The content of your character is your choice. Day by day, what you choose, what you think, and what you do is who you become. Your integrity is your destiny-- it is the light that guides your way. --Heraclitus
"I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody." -- Bill Cosby
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by
every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You
must do the thing which you think you cannot do. --Eleanor
Roosevelt, First Lady (1884-1962)
From a Tupperware« manager: "Everyone who has ever taken a shower has had a great idea. It's the person who gets out of the shower, dries off, and does something about it that makes a difference!"
Here's another chapter in life's instruction book. See Tips for Life.
When a child, a friend, or other family member gets really down because their plans have hit a wall or their efforts aren't paying off, show them this page: The Failure List.
Did you ever wish that life came with an instruction book? Here's a list of Instructions for Life forwarded by Tara F. (Author unknown.)
"I haven't failed; I've found 10,000 ways that
The holidays are hard for some people. Expectations don't live up to reality. Do you find yourself saying "If only...." Well, you've heard the saying "The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence"? How about "The grass is always greener where you water it more". Give toys to toy drives. Give anonymous small gifts to the lonely. Give time to feed the homeless. Help make the holidays better for others - you'll find you're watering your own grass..