Not everyone will treat you with respect. Most people don't follow the golden rule. People lie, cheat and steal without regard to how their actions may impact others. Some people will use you as a stepping stone to get ahead in life and then push you to the curb and sometimes, you do everything right and things still don't go your way. When it comes down to it, life is challenging and it often appears … Continue reading It Depends Where You Look
Most of us are willing to spend our entire lives chasing personal success, but how do we know what to chase unless we can define what success means to us? According to my Google search, I found three basic definitions of success: the accomplishment of an aim or purpose. the attainment of popularity or profit. a person or thing that achieves desired aims or attains prosperity. Which definitions fits your idea of success? … Continue reading What is Success?
Kelsey Rose loves building puzzles but they scare the shit out of me. Puzzles have no method. It's just pure chaos. There are no instructions. You just dump all of the pieces onto the table and begin picking up random ones until you find what you are looking for. Trial and error is the only way, literally flipping one piece at a time. The final picture of what the puzzle will look like is … Continue reading Puzzles Suck
Sometimes the value we find in something is determined by how hard we worked to get it. Not always, but sometimes. That is why I believe second chances are so much more valuable than the first. I have fought like hell for the second chances I have received in life. Imagine pouring your heart and soul into something but falling short and looking up to see you have been provided another shot at … Continue reading Second chances are more valuable
A few days ago, I heard someone say "I treat people accordingly". The context was that you should treat people according to how they treat you. If people treat you with respect, you respect them. If they are selfish, you return the favor and act selfishly. If they cheat, you cheat. An eye for an eye of sorts. I understand this theory because I've tried living it myself for quite some time. There is no … Continue reading The difference between you and them