The instinct in our house was never to sit around like slobs and wonder..we knew a better way.open the encyclopedia,open dictionary..open your minds.
He(his father) liked humorous anecdotes that turned into morality tales.
Never make a decision until you have to and if was in a position of strength I had to play fair.
My parents really knew what it took to help people.
Have something to bring to the table, because that will make you more welcome.
When you are screwing up and nobody says anything to you anymore means they have given up on you.You may not like to hear it, but you critics are often the ones telling you that they still love you and care for you and want to make you better.
While teaching sports to kids,..what we really want them to learn is far more important: team work,perseverance,sportsmanship,the value of hard work, an ability to deal with adversity.
Tenacity is a virtue, but it is not always crucial for everyone to know how hard you work at something.
The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something.
One needs Dutch uncle( who gives fair opinion about you)
Well you just cant have some of me Jai" I told her. You appreciate the part of me that didnt get angry because two thing we own got hurt. But the flip side of that is my belief that you dont repair the things if they still do what they are supposed to do. Cars still work, lets just drive them. Everything doesnt need to be fixed.
The truth can set you free.
Time must be explicitly managed like money.
You can always change your plans but only if you have ONE.
Ask yourself..Are you spending time on the right things?
Develop a good filing system.
Enable others to fulfil their dreams.
Earnest is better than hip..one is long term, whereas other is short term.
Dont complain, just work harder..if you took one tenth of the energy you put into complaining and applied it to solving the problem, you would be surprised at how well the things work out.
Treat the disease ,not the symptoms....this one I like best, as whenever people are stressed out they say..deep breathing , yoga etc etc is helpful in decreasing the stress, instead they must look at the things causing the stress and try to remove them.
Watch what they (people) do, not what they say.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Whether you think you can or you cant.you are right.
Dance with the person who brought you...its a reminder about loyalty and appreciation.
Experience is what you get when you didnt get what you wanted.
Showing gratitude is one of the most powerful thing humans can do.
Loyalty is a two way street.
Hard work is like compound interest in the bank.
Always be prepared.
A bad apology is worse than no apology..its so true, some people keep saying sorry without ever meaning it.
On every level, institutions can have and should have a heart.
No job is beneath you.
All you have to do is ask.
If you lead your life the right way, the karma will take care of itself and dreams will come to you.