14 OF MY FAVOURITE QUOTES BY MARCUS AURELIUS

14 Of My Favourite Quotes by Marcus Aurelius

Marcus Aurelius was a Roman Emperor who ruled from 160 – 180 AD. His inspiration was the Stoic philosopher Epictetus, who believed that philosophy should be implemented in everyday life.  Marcus Aurelius was known as the philosopher king, using his Stoic philosophy to act virtuously and to keep calm during times of war. The Emperor’s […]

10 OF MY FAVOURITE QUOTES BY CONFUCIUS (VIDEO)

10 Of My Favourite Quotes By Confucius

Confucius was a great Chinese philosopher who lived in the 6th Century BCE. His teachings are still learnt and practised today.  Here are 10 of my favourite sayings by him. If you have any other favourite quotes by the great and wise Confucius, please add them in the comments section below. 🙂 Pictures by GraphicStock […]

DITCH PEOPLE WHO WASTE YOUR TIME!! (VIDEO)

Ditch people who waste your time!!

You know what they say…time is precious. So don’t let people waste it for you. Be willing to assert yourself and say ‘NO’! Increase your self-respect and make yourself your number one priority. As for serial timewasters… DUMP ‘EM, LOSE ‘EM, KICK ‘EM TO THE CURB. You are not a doormat and you don’t want […]

10 QUOTES ON INNER PEACE

10 Quotes On Inner Peace

Breathe. Imagine releasing the stress, the drama, the negativity, the tension. Imagine being in that perfect state of tranquillity and calm. Absolutely nothing can rattle your cage. You can remain zen even when the sky is falling on your head. It would be lovely, wouldn’t it? To have such inner peace, that is (not the […]

DEALING WITH DELIBERATE WIND-UP MERCHANTS

Dealing With Deliberate Wind-Up Merchants

Wind-up merchants. I call them mini satans. I’m not talking about the light-hearted prankster sort.  Rather, I’m describing those who are infuriatingly annoying and manipulative and attempt to drive you to the very edge of your sanity. They deliberately go out of their way to make you angry and aggressive. Now, some will purposefully push […]

OH WHERE IS MY KNIGHT??? (A POEM) (VIDEO)

Oh Where Is My Knight??? (A Poem)

Are you still searching for your handsome and dashing knight, hoping for him to save you? I do, sometimes. After all, it would be so romantic to find one! We nearly all know at least one story or fairy tale in which a truly brave knight battles with a malevolent being, saves the damsel in […]

HOW TO BE HAPPY (A POEM) (VIDEO)

How To Be Happy (A Poem) (Video)

Hey you! Yes, I’m talking to you. Turn that frown upside down!! 🙂 Life is far too precious to be sad, mad and bad. So what can you do to be happy? Watch this poetry video for some tips… What do you do to be happy? Can you make your answer rhyme?? In any case, […]

15 QUOTES FOR A POSITIVE MENTAL ATTITUDE

15 Quotes For A Positive Mental Attitude

Having a positive mental attitude is an absolute must if you want to be happy and succeed and in life. After all, who wants negativity, filling you with doubts and despair?? Certainly not me, and I suspect, neither do you.  It pays to look on the bright side of life, even when times look dark, […]

CEASE COMPLAINING…TAKE CHARGE OF YOUR LIFE!!

Cease complaining...take charge of your life!!

Complaining is easy. Far too easy. It’s so simple to blame the world and his wife for your circumstances in life. You’ve put on too much weight. You’re stuck in an unfulfilling job. Your career has no prospects. You don’t have the necessary experience or qualifications to apply for your dream job. You haven’t been […]

ABANDONED YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION YET???

Abandoned your new year's resolution yet??

So it’s the 9th January 2017. Christmas and New Year’s has flown by in the blink of an eye. Which leads me to questions you probably have heard again and again during this time of year. Did you make a New Year’s resolution? If yes… Are you still persevering with it or have you admitted […]