Wise Words: Be Wise

A wise person knows that there is something to be learned from everyone. ~Unknown When I came across this quote, I pinned it immediately for two reasons. The first is that for most of my life, and presently, I make it a point to be open-minded. I strive for an open-minded. Even when I have […]

Wise Words: The cure for boredom

The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity. Unknown I appreciate this quote. Like really appreciate it. I am naturally curious. I always have been (in fact, according to my Meyer-Briggs personality I’m a INTP and listed in my key words is curious so, there you go). It’s not uncommon for me […]

Wise Words: Shake the World

In a gentle way you can shake the world. Mahatma Gandhi I am an average person. I’m not saying that in a self-pitying-nobody-loves-me kind of way either. I feel pretty good about myself, in fact, but it doesn’t change that I’m pretty average. Considering this fact, it feels pretty good when I do something simple, […]

Wise Words: Be real

You were born to be real not to be perfect.  ~Unkown Nothing like a good quote to drive a point home. Sometimes I get down on myself. And maybe it’s self-esteem issues, but I think everyone, at some point in their lives (and even more than one point may occur) where we feel like we’re […]

Wise Words: Be Happy

Be happy. Be yourself. If others don’t like it, let them be. Happiness is a choice. Life isn’t about pleasing everybody. I’ve got tell you, these past few months have taught me a lot about this. About choosing to be happy. Although, I think sometimes we don’t recognize when we are trying to please everyone. […]

Wise Words: The Right Thing

Sometimes the hardest thing and the right thing are the same. I’m not sure where I came across this quote (sometimes that is the best kind), but I couldn’t help adding it to my arsenal of quotes. There tends to be lots of justifications for certain decisions. Thoughts like “It’s not really hurting me,” “I […]