Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Words of Wisdom on Wednesday

Hey, I don't know if I have any thing particularly wise to share, but I thought I'd try a new blog feature and see where it takes me.

2. Think about How Lucky You Are.

3. Don't be afraid to fail.
(I saw this video first over at HipWriterMama)

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4. If you look for the bad, that's what you'll see. The same is true if you look for the good. Quick story: I was in the supermarket the other day rooting through the bin where the sale yogurt had been dumped. There was an elderly woman doing the same thing. Making small talk I mentioned there wasn't a lot of variety, since there only seemed to be two or three flavors. The old woman agreed and then went on about how the whole country was falling apart because it didn't use to be like this and what were we coming to. Her only consolation was that she'd be dead soon. Um. Okay. But I looked around at this huge grocery store full of an outstanding variety of fresh and prepared foods and couldn't find the end of the world in the fact that the sale yogurt wasn't the best organized. It's all a matter of perspective - so have a good one!

5. Have a happy Wednesday!


PJ Hoover said...

Great thoughts on why we should always look for the good and think positively!

Christine Marciniak said...

Thanks! So many times we really do have a choice about if we are going to have a positive reaction to something or not. I figure be positive whenever possible.