Give trust, before taking it away

Earn my trust!Earn my respect!Consider how lofty our opinion is of ourselves when we demand that from others.If you don't trust someone for good reason, then no problem.But if you don't trust someone just because you don't know them, then you have trust issues.That's how life becomes burdensome because we need to live with our [...]

Father : A silent duty

Fathers are often overlooked or forgotten, because they're seldom in the limelight.Silently serving in the background, they often do what is seen as just their job, or their duty.Not wired with an overt nurturing instinct, but rather that of a silent sentinel, ensuring their family's safety and comfort, they often grow accustomed to being in [...]

Money is not the root of evil

Money is nothing more than a tool.It's a means to an end, not a motivation in itself.Even its accumulation through miserliness, or its wastage through extravagance still makes it nothing more than a tool to achieve a greater goal.Ingratitude is what results in such tools being used to our detriment, or to the detriment of [...]

What do you see in the mirror?

Given how easily we can change how we present ourselves to others through social media these days, it's important to remember how much of our authenticity has to be sacrificed in the process. Be true to yourself, online and offline, and you won't need filters to make your life or yourself appear to be different [...]

A diet of fear

This is probably one of the most important things you could ever connect with. So much damage is caused by fear driven decisions. It destroys your spirit leaving you to find comfort in the very source of the fear that is destroying you. If you’ve been raised on a diet of fear and compliance, it [...]

Know your worth

How many of us spend our lives trying to convince turkeys that they're eagles, and in the process, sabotage our own growth and happiness?To quote another piece of old school wisdom, birds of a feather flock together.If you don't know your own nature, you will associate with those who are not aligned with your goals [...]