People will buy into something if they buy into the purpose. Having a worthy purpose is the first step to achieving great things, as an individual, and as an organization.
Go on, look how far you’ve already come and look how far you still have to go. Take the time to appreciate your progress and enjoy the journey.
Hope matters. Hope is a choice. Hope can be learned. Hope can be shared with others. Hope makes you resourceful so that you can think of options.
My grandfather’s farm was a typical Northern Cape farm, at the edge of the rain.
It is easy for me to say that you should be in awe and gratitude that you get to play on this planet, be it for 80 days or 80 years. Should we though?
Follow me and let’s go and do something outrageous … let’s get off the couch and go find our purpose.
Happiness can be found even in the darkest places. This statement is absolutely true, purely because of one simple fact about happiness.
Fear has an alarming tendency to “grow”, due to our mental processes. However, we can elect to focus on courage. While we cannot always choose what befalls us, we can always choose our response.
If you are the victim of an event which generates resentment in your heart, what are you to do? How can you transform resentment into gratitude?
“Gratitude is a sense of thankfulness and joy in response to receiving a gift, whether the gift be a tangible benefit from a specific other or a moment of peaceful bliss evoked by natural beauty.”