Years ago I had a Buddhist teacher in Thailand who would remind all his students that there was always something to be thankful for. He’d say, “Let’s rise and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we may have learned a little.
I stumbled upon this beautiful passage by Leo Buscaglia on self-love; it succinctly explains the importance of self-love, and how it can be an indulgence rather than a sometimes seemingly impossible task. 340 more words
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.241 more words