Let the voiceless speak for themselves

I see so many people speaking on behalf of others, often starting out with good intention, but later distorting that intention by projecting their own values on the ones whom they wish to uplift.Despite our best intentions, we stifle the voices of others when we speak on their behalf.Not to be confused with supporting the…

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What are you waiting for?

When we find ourselves waiting for just the right moment, or that right feeling, or the perfect setting, or the ideal opportunity to present itself before we do something, we're afraid of failure.If we know, with understanding and rational thought, why we are not ready for something, that's different.When we have no real reason to…

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Mediocrity is the enemy of life

How often do you hold back so that you don't ruffle feathers?Maybe you hold back because you don't want to be the odd one out?Or perhaps you withhold what you're capable of because you don't want anyone to think that you are arrogant, or full of yourself, or trying to steal the limelight?When we focus…

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