Find some inspiration with a little help from my favourite quotes
It is so easy to focus on the destination and believe getting there will make us happy. It means though, in the meantime we live waiting for happiness. Usually we are at the destination a matter of seconds before we are looking for the next, and sometimes the destination is isn't the butterflies and glitter we expected.
Reminding me that where I place my attention, plays a big role in my happiness.
This quote sums up a conversation I had this week. When your actions start to match your values and what you know - there is a sense of freedom that comes with a pure feeling of content.
The moment you realise your reactions are your own responsibility - you gain so much power and ability to change your life.
Taking that step into the unknown can be full of fear and risk, but the possibilities and sense of achievement that comes from stepping outside of your comfort zone make it all so worth it. It's uncomfortable, but being stuck in the same place brings much more discomfort and regret in the long run.
I was reminded of this quote listening to a podcast this week. It reminded me that my vibe and energy will influence those around me. Try and make your interactions with others count.
It seems obvious that compassion may well be the answer to many of our difficulties, but it's so easily forgotten. Keeping this quote in mind might help us to remember.
Any quote that reminds me to slow down, make wise choices and be kind is a favourite quote of mine. Being kind to yourself and others is an under-rated tool for happiness.