Wake up early. Drink coffee. Work hard. Be ambitious. Keep your priorities straight, your mind right and your head up. Do well, live well and dress really well. Do what you love, love what you do. It is time to start living.
~ Charlotte Eriksson
Credits: Solitary Retreat Page on Facebook
“I am not the kind of person to wait for things to happen. I make things happen.”
I was going across some of my older image collections and I stumbled across this.
And I immediately switched into the thinking mode. I have a weird habit of saving inspiring, motivational and other stuff like this. My room is full of such print-outs. You see, I am not your regular person who stays motivated and is self-driven. I always need a pushing factor and in my case, such pictures work just fine. I have them on my laptop, in small print-outs, stuck to the walls of my studio apartment, on my mobile. I have even liked thought provoking pages on facebook. I no more subscribe to a mindless frenzy of useless pages. And yeah, my journal is full quotes like these. I even subscribe to blogs which have a good vibe to them.
Continue reading ““When was the last time you did something for the first time?””
What option did I have if not staying strong and holding my head high? I had to. That was my choice, that was my dare!
‘Don’t bug me! Hug me!’ – Bumper Sticker
Lee Shapiro is a retired judge. He is also one of the most genuinely loving people we know. At one point in his career, Lee realized that love is the greatest power there is. As a result, Lee became a hugger.
Continue reading “The Hugging Judge”
There are so many days when I just feel like keeping to myself. I don’t want to talk to anybody and I don’t want to listen to anybody. All I want to do is to sit down at a place with a nice view and see other people rushing about their life. I can see mothers leaving their kids with a nanny to go to work. Continue reading “Just one of those days!”
Love & respect go hand in hand, and the most important relationship that should reflect on, is the one we have with ourselves.
We know ourselves best, and we need to love ourselves most. Love for self is what’s going to ensure we don’t drain our energy, spirit, and ability to love on things and people that do not deserve it. Continue reading “Respect yourself!”
Of late, I have realized that people have got a lot of technical advancement today but they have forgotten how to communicate. You can observe it yourself the next time you and your friend are having a conversation. If none of you are looking at your phones or laptops or towards any other object, you will definitely find yourself or your friend looking over your shoulders to someone else. I don’t know how come we do not talk by making an eye contact today. Continue reading “Connected but not close”