Life Is Not a Competition

Life Is Not a Competition Can you name the happiest man on earth? What do you think he owns? You probably think about the luxuries in life. He may be a billionaire with a huge mansion and a fleet of cars. Or you think about a celebrity who is almost as rich and oh-so-famous! Then as kids, we believed that we’d be happy when we came first in class or won a race or got praised in front of everyone. It was all about being the ‘best’ and owning the fanciest, flashiest ‘stuff’. It seems that we have been ingrained with a competitive mindset. Darwin speaks of the ‘survival of the fittest’, doesn’t he? It is our natural instinct to cutthroats and then move forward. This is probably why we have play life like a game. This was the scenario when I entered the halls of my alma mater. The>>>

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The Most Valuable Thing on Earth

The Most Valuable Thing on Earth Your life comprises of many things that matter to you! Sometimes, you fail to differentiate which of the things hold more value and which ones are the least important. When we think about classifying things in our lives in this manner, we often tend to get selfish. We give priority to things that provide us material benefits. A professor understood this dilemma of the human mind and he decided to use an experiment to show why it was important to identify the most valuable thing in life. Do you want to know what the professor did? Keep reading to find out! The professor brought an empty mayonnaise jar in the class. He threw in a few large rocks into the jar first of all. “Is the jar full?” asked the professor. “Yes,” the class replied unanimously. He opened the jar again and threw in>>>

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Two Men and the Bear

Two Men and the Bear Friendship is truly tested in the times of need. A true friend will never abandon you when you need them the most while a two-faced friend will leave your side at the slightest inconvenience. Scroll down to read the story of two men and a bear and see for yourself if you have people in your life that you may be better off without. Once upon a time, a woodcutter lived in a small village near a forest. The forest was full of wild and dangerous beasts including deadly lions and terrifying bears. Without a doubt, the forest was a dangerous place but the woodcutter’s household depended on it. He would go deep in the forest to get the best wood for selling to the villagers. One time on his way to the forest, he met a man who was going in the same direction.>>>

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Life: A Do-it-Yourself Project

Life: A Do-it-Yourself Project William Henley cannot have worded it better when he said, “I am the master of my fate and the captain of my soul.” If you want to live your life a certain way, you will have to proactively work for it. Instead of mulling over your dissatisfactory life, consciously build the life you want to live :- Life: A Do-it-Yourself Project. It is strange to think that sometimes we simply fail to realize that we are the authors of life and that we are continuously writing our story through our actions. The well-known story of the old carpenter is an example of how we build our lives without realizing; consequently, without putting in the much-needed effort. The story talks about an elderly carpenter who was ready to retire. The contractor was sorry to see his hardworking worker depart and asked the carpenter to design one last>>>

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50 Rules For Daughters

50 Rules For Daughters 1. The world is starving for strong female leaders. Be one. 2. You may have to work twice as hard as your male contemporaries just to stay even with them. Thankfully this will not be a problem. 3. Beware the boyfriend who criticizes you in front of others. 4. Zero tolerance for the boyfriend or husband who is physically, mentally or emotionally abusive. 5. Those who gossip to you gossip about you. 6. You will be judged by the company you keep. 7. Ninety nine percent of all men have two primary obsessions until the age of 35- sports and sex. Indulge the former, not the latter. 8. If you worship physical beauty, you will never be pretty enough. 9. If you worship money, you will never be rich enough. 10. Spend time alone with God in quiet meditation. 11. Do not ever accept an unsolicited>>>

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32 rules for sons

32 Rules for sons 1. Never shake a man’s hand sitting down. 2. Don’t enter a pool by the stairs. 3. The man at the BBQ Grill is the closest thing to a king. 4. In a negotiation, never make the first offer. 5. Request the late check-out. 6. When entrusted with a secret, keep it. 7. Hold your heroes to a higher standard. 8. Return a borrowed car with a full tank of gas. 9. Play with passion or not at all… 10. When shaking hands, grip firmly and look them in the eye. 11. Don’t let a wishbone grow where a backbone should be. 12. If you need music on the beach, you’re missing the point. 13. Carry two handkerchiefs. The one in your back pocket is for you. The one in your breast pocket is for her. 14. You marry the girl, you marry her family. 15.>>>

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Finding Inner peace (Video)

Finding Inner peace (Video)   A Selection of Quotes about Finding Inner peace “Nobody can hurt me without my permission.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi “Top 15 Things Money Can’t Buy Time. Happiness. Inner Peace. Integrity. Love. Character. Manners. Health. Respect. Morals. Trust. Patience. Class. Common sense. Dignity.” ~ Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart “The best fighter is never angry.” ~ Lao Tzu “Nothing can disturb your peace of mind unless you allow it to.” ~ Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart     Copyright © RGB Blog  https://richardbejah.com Feel free to copy and share this but include the entire article and reference back to this site thanks.   Tags: heart, Finding Inner Peace, Thought, Live, Courage, Finding Inner peace (Video), Hope

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Earn Your Living through these Home Based Jobs

Earn Your Living through these Home Based Jobs Thanks to the internet, earning money is not that hard a nut to crack.  Gone are the days when educated people were not able to work because of the responsibilities of their household. Today, with the right skills, you can definitely land the job that you desire, as long as you’re dedicated enough.  The good news is you can actually earn a lot through them. Some of the home-based jobs to get your hands on are listed below. 1.     Freelance Writing If you know the intricacies of writing, you will never die of starvation. Freelance writing is one of the best ways to spend time and earn money. Majority of the people cannot write, hence, the world will need you as much as you need money. The cycle will go on and on. 2.     Blog Writing Initially, it was extremely difficult for>>>

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Top 10 Last Minute Weekends Getaways

Top 10 Last Minute Weekends Getaways You just came to know that your best friend’s significant other is busy this weekend. This is so exciting! You friends can actually spend some quality time together. Do not worry about the destinations that you can visit. Just scroll a bit down. 1.     Phuket, Thailand It’s time to be a little naughty. Phuket in Thailand is so well known for its scenic beaches and vivid nightlife. You would not be bored with Thai food only; it is one of those tourists’ spots that offer all sorts of international food. Oh don’t forget to get done with some massaging while discussing your favorite movie.   2.     Puerto Rico, US Do you know that Puerto Rico is a hub for brewing coffee? Even if you are not a coffee person, still you will be fascinated by the customs and tradition at the place. It is>>>

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