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A beautiful life

I have always been a good and active listener and I have always taken pride in the fact that people trusted me with their most intimate problems. 958 more words

Inspire Her

The Deception of Perception

Were you to ask me if I were an optimist or a pessimist or whether the glass is either half full or half empty, I’d get very quiet, very thoughtful, smile and tell you, “Yes.”  To this, you’d probably say, “Well which is it?”  I’d smile again and say that my views on such things may seem to represent an irreconcilable dichotomy or even a paradox. 932 more words

Secrets Of Life

Inspiration from Positive People

In 1839, the French physician Alfred Velpeau emphatically stated, “The abolishment of pain in surgery is a chimera. It is absurd to go on seeking it… Knife and pain are two words in surgery that must forever be associated in the consciousness of the patient.” This unfortunate announcement was made seven years before the discovery of anesthesia. 597 more words

The Happiness Journey

What will you do with your extra second?

According to timeanddate.com, on June 30, 2015 at 11:59:60 the length of the day will be increased by one second. This increase in the time of day is due to the two varying measures of time. 389 more words


Illustration Optimism - Kishan Patel

“Don’t worry about what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive and do that, because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” 

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Life Practice

An Optimist's Guide to Climbing Mountains

“Have you ever stopped to ask yourself what exactly it is you expect to find at the top of the mountain?”

“How do you mean?” 63 more words

Creative Writing

Optimistic Pessimist or The World is Burning, But at Least The Fires Look Pretty !!!

Some background, I have been in my job for 16 years now (well have done different jobs, but all under the umbrella of the RAF), I have two great kids, one of each and in my personal humble opinion I am married to the most beautiful woman in the world! 1,152 more words

Real Life Rambles