The worst thing about worry is that it attracts a whole flock of relatives.
Worries, like sheep, seem to flock together. One worry leads to another, and soon you are overwhelmed with the potential for problems. When you allow yourself to play the “what if?” game — to speculate about additional problems that one potential problem might cause — worries multiply, each making the next seem worse. If you must…
Profanity is a sign of inadequate vocabulary or unsound judgment — or both.
Mark Twain once observed that “the difference between the right word and the almost-right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.” It is never appropriate to use profanity, especially among people you do not know well. Instead, build your vocabulary by reading and studying so that you can express yourself simply and eloquently. When you expand the number of words you know, you also expand…Continue
Pleasant good morning to all
At a recent motivational session, our Guest Speaker shared insights on how we could do things differently for achieving personal success. I’m sharing the key points with you which are summarized below. They are really a way of life and we can all use them as our mantra, today and always.
I woke up today judging nothing and along the way I gave a colleague something, who in turn shared some positive words with me and others.
Ms. Yvonne Knights informed me that there are several Senior Centres located here in Trinidad. These centres were established by the Ministry of Social Development a few years ago. In Chaguanas there is an active senior centre managed by the Ministry of Community Development in conjuncation with the Trinidad and Tobago Association of Retired Persons.
The purpose of these centre is to recreate and educate persons age 50 and over. This…Continue
There are no birthdays today
Some people do not assess the good in their lives, and gives too much credence to the negative. If they would only assess both, they will realize that Trinidad & Tobago is a blessed nation. I…Continue
Todays radio programme ("A Better Way To Live" of 15-May-2013) the discussion is about how to protect yourself from becoming a victim; victimhood.Have you ever been a victim? Do you see yourself as…Continue
Todays radio programme ("What I hate about my medical plan" of 15-May-2013) the discussion is about how to protect yourself from the intellectual fineprint in the contract of your medical Plan.Please…Continue
In today's radio programme ("A Better Way To Live" of 24-Apr-2013), we discussed the concept of responsibility and victimhood.A victim was described as one who lost out in an encounter with…Continue