Browsing posts tagged: ego
agape.

“People are unreasonable, illogical and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you’re successful, you will win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway. The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable. […]

people pleaser.

Be Yourself. Everyone else is taken. -Oscar Wilde We all have our own personal tendencies, attitudes, personalities and quirks. To what degree should we censor these in order to satisfy those around us? Obviously, this is more of an issue for people who are naturally accomdating. People like this flex according to what others might […]

the value of modesty.

I think genuine modesty has more practical value than people realise. Say you recieve praise for something you have a knack for. Most of us have heard it before–“hey you’re pretty good at that!”, “hey, where’d you learn to do that so well?”. Obviously, the more praise recieved, the bigger tendency there is for people’s […]

terrifying tweens

Let me just quickly set the stage for you here. So there’s Tween1 and Tween 2. Let’s call them “T1” and “T2” to save my fingers some tap-time here. They both had the statures of any other tween…lanky, under-developed, impossibly skinny, etc. These tweens were exceptional though…they were tweens with style. You have to understand […]