Be useful. Be kind

“Be Useful. Be kind”. These were words spoken by President Obama and they stuck in my mind and boy am I glad they did. I try to imagine what kind of place the world would be if we would all follow the two simple steps. Being useful and kind has changed the way i look at life. Continue reading “Be useful. Be kind”

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“When the going gets tough..”

“When the going gets tough..”

 

We have heard it often said  “when the going gets tough the tough get going”. I am here to differ with this saying. When life gets hard not all of us have the motivation to go on and that is ok. I say it is ok because sometimes it gets so hard that you have nowhere else to go and that is when you have to stop and re-think your strategies.While this phrase is often used as a means of encouragement, it also traps people into believing that if they do not get going in the tough times then they are not as good as those that can.
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