Thursday, April 7, 2011

♥ Life is not tied with a bow, but it's still a gift.♥

No I am not copy-pasting it. Re-reading it countless times , I am typing all the 50 points so that they seep in me. Thank you Regina Brett for your 50 Life Lessons.

Life isn't fair but it's still good.

♥ When in doubt, just take the next small step.

♥ Life is too short to waste time in hating anyone.

♥ Don't take yourself so seriously. No one else does.

♥ Your job won't take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and parents will. Stay in touch.

♥ Pay off your credit cards every month.

♥ You don't have to win every argument. Agree to disagree.

Cry with someone. It's more healing than crying alone.

♥ It's OK to get angry with God. He can take it.

If a relationship has to be a secret, you shouldn't be in it.

♥ Save for retirement starting with your first paycheck.

♥ When it comes to Chocolate, resistance is futile.

♥ It's OK to let your children see you cry.

Don't compare your life to others'. You have no idea what their journey is all about.

♥ Everything can change in the blink of an eye. But don't worry; God never blinks.

♥ Life is too short for long pity parties. Get busy living, or get busy dying.

♥ You can get through anything if you stay put in today.

♥ A writer writes. If you want to be a writer, write.

It's never too late to have a happy childhood. But the second one is up to you and no one else.

♥ When it comes to going after what you love in life, don't take NO for an answer.

♥ Burn the candle, use nice sheets, wear the fancy lingerie. Don't save it for a special occasion. Today is special.

♥ Overprepare, then go with the flow.

♥ Make peace with your past so it won't screw up the present.

♥ Be eccentric now. Don't wait for old age to wear purple.

♥ The most important sex organ is the brain.

♥ No one is in charge of your happiness except you.

♥ Frame every so-called disaster with these words: "In five years, will these matter?"

♥ Always choose LIFE.

♥ Forgive everyone everything.

What other people think of you is none of your business.

♥ Time heals almost everything. Give Time time.

♥ However good or bad a situation is, it will change.

♥ Believe in miracles.

♥ God loves you because of who God is, not because of anything you did or didn't do.

Whatever doesn't kill you really does make you stronger.

♥ Growing old beats the alternative- dying young.

Your children get only one childhood. Make it memorable.

♥ Read the Psalms. They cover every human emotions.

♥ Get outside everyday. Miracles are waiting everywhere.

If we all threw our problems in a pile and saw everyone else's, we would grab our back.

♥ Don't audit life. Show up and make the most of it now.

♥ Get rid of anything that isn't useful, beautiful or joyful.

♥ All that truly matters in the end is that you loved.

♥ Envy is a waste of time. You already have what you need.

The best is yet to come.

♥ No matter how you feel. Get up, dress up and show up.

♥ Take a deep breath. It calms the mind.

If you don't ask, you don't get.

♥ Yield.

Life is not tied with a bow, but it's still a gift.