A Beautiful Poetic Language

“Love one another, but make not a bond of love; Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.”

“Your children are not your children; They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. ”

And what is it to work with love? It is to sow seeds with tenderness and reap the harvest with joy, even as if your beloved were to eat the fruit.”

No man can reveal to you aught but that which already lies half asleep in the dawning of your knowledge. The teacher who walks in the shadow of the temple, among his followers, gives not of his wisdom but rather of this faith and his lovingness.

And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.”

These quotations are from the book The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran. It illustrates Almustafa’s words of wisdom to the people of Orphalese.  The prophet, Continue reading “A Beautiful Poetic Language”

What Motivates You To Create A Mindset For Growth?

 HOW DO you INTERPRET CHALLENGES AND SETBACKS?AS A SIGN OF GROWTH OR IS IT AN INTERNAL MONOLOGUE FROM A JUDGING ONE? 
There is growth in every challenge and learning to use them are crucial for our happiness.

Let me tell you a story that illustrates how I started to create a mindset for growth. For over ten years I have been personally involved in caring for my husband who has a hip disability. In the early stages, I didn’t realise that I was taking on the caring role and the additional responsibility.

It was until I began to notice that our lives as a couple were starting to be different, from being an active couple, enjoying travelling and having a busy social life all of that was gradually changing.

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