Τρίτη, 9 Φεβρουαρίου 2010

Life / Rules for life


  • Never deprive anyone of hope; it could be the only thing a person owns.
  • Don’t make decisions when you are angry.
  • Watch your posture.
  • Don’t pay for a job until it’s finished.
  • Beware of who has nothing to lose.
  • Learn how to say “No” courteoulsy and promptly.
  • Don’t expect life to be fair.
  • Don’t hesitate to lose a battle if it helps you win the war.
  • Don’t procrastinate. Do what needs to be done when it needs to be done.
  • Watch the sun rise at least once a month.
  • Look people in the eye.
  • Say “please” and “thank your” often.
  • Spend less than what you earn.
  • Do onto others as you wish others did onto you.
  • Learn how to keep secrets.
  • Own up to your mistakes.
  • Always tell the truth.
  • Don’t repeat all you hear, don’t say all you think.
  • Don’t criticize people, praise them.
  • Learn how to listen, it’s an art.
  • Don’t believe all you hear.
  • Enjoy beauty.
  • Choose your spouse well, most of your happiness depends on it.
  • Don’t lose control at any time; take a deep breath
  • You are the way you breathe.
  • Meditate for thirty minutes every day.
  • Enjoy your free time!
  • Cherish your friends.
  • Be honest, earn people’s respect.
  • You have the right to be happy!
  • Shed hate and rancour, they hurt you more than they do others.
  • There are things you can’t get back: the spoken word, the time that has gone by, and lost opportunities.
  • Do only one thing at a time.
  • Immortality exists, it’s called knowledge. Ask what you don’t know and remember it for when you’re asked.
  • Discover pleasure in simple things: eating, breathing, walking, tasting, touching, seeing, sleeping…
  • Happiness is like a piggy-bank, put in it as much as you can.
  • One day you will be able to go over what you discarded and die laughing …..


[Πηγή: Powerpoint file με τίτλο “Orchideas de Vietnam” (June 2009)]


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