Daily Thought

“The truth you believe and cling to makes you unavailable to hear anything new.”  Source:  Pema Chodron

Let the Evaluations Begin

The soft-spoken psychologist had asked “Can you elaborate?” so many times I was starting to think it was less out of curiosity and more an attempt to impress the pretty female superior who sat to his right observing and taking notes.

For two hours on Thursday, I sat in a windowless office surrounded by children’s art and psych books, as two child psychologists pounded me with questions about the last decade of my child’s misdeeds and inappropriate behavior.

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Daily Thought

“One of the top five regrets of the dying is that they let their friendships fade away. Friendships need time and attention. Nurture them like a prized garden. The payoff is so worth it.” Source: “Ultimate List of 50 Life Lessons You Must Learn,” LiveBoldandBloom

Today’s Thought

If we are honest with ourselves, most of us will have to admit that we live out our lives in an ocean of fear.” Source: Jon Kabat-Zinn

Today’s Thought

“Let it be easy. Struggle is not required.” Source: Alan Cohen

Today’s Thought

“Release yourself from entitlement. When you are young your mom and dad may give a lot of things. As you grow older you may have a sort of entitlement. You may feel like the world should just give you what you want or that it owes you something. This belief can cause a lot of anger and frustration in your life. You are in the driver’s seat now. And you can go pretty much wherever you want.” Source: “Mark Twain’s Top 9 Tips for Living A Good Life,” DailyGood.org

Today’s Thought

“The vision that you glorify in your mind, the ideal that you enthrone in your heart – this you will build your life by, and this you will become.”
Source: James Allen