Many people believe that when you understand the small things in life, you are well on your way to being happy. But, what is happiness? Most emotions are transitional meaning you are never in one state for long periods. People who are considered upbeat will have moments of sadness or depression. Even depressed people are not depressed all the time. They have moments of happiness, too.
Think about a significant event such as a war. When two countries are fighting, both sides lose lives. It is bloody, and it can last for several years. But, when the war is over, the countries are euphoric. There will be no more bloodshed because of the war, and people can return to their homes.
However, there is nothing that has changed in the world except that the war has ended. In other words, the sun still sets each day. People still have to manage their lives. The euphoria from the war ending doesn’t last long. Months later, the war is even...
Letting go of control is beautiful.
In my experience, each time I let go of things out of my control I find peace. There's a calm in knowing that everything is always working out in your favor. It reminds you that there is no need to waste precious energy on people and things beyond our control.
Of course, this is my humble opinion.
~ Michelle Snow
People who suffer from focus issues, typically daydreamed of being someone who can get things done! You know, the type of person who could create a task list and race through it, get everything done and then tackle their next challenge.
I'm sure that I am not alone and that many of you wish that you could get more things done. There was a study done in a business magazine that stated, workers who produced more work in less time earn more money than the average worker. That is a big DUH, but it does hold a ton of merit.
I also remember reading a quote from the Harvard School of Business that stated, "the biggest predictor of success among entrepreneurs is the speed of implementation." In this context, it merely means people who can quickly jump-start their ideas from idea to reality versus those who don't to have greater success. Too often, people sit on ideas and never bring them to fruition. They usually big dreams and little work to show.
The goal of this...
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