Aspiration

From the Book “16 Guidelines For Life” Aspiration is the profound longing for purpose and fulfillment, joy and happiness, which lies deep – and sometimes buried – in our hearts, and in the heart of every living being. It is the voice inside that urges us to use our life well and to make the…

Generosity

“You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.” – Winston Churchill During the working day, it’s natural to be preoccupied with our own tasks and needs – especially when we’re responding to deadlines, performance indicators and ever-growing inboxes. Sometimes it’s hard to look up and outwards, and…

Loyalty

“To live the full life, one must have the courage to bear responsibility for the needs of others” Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma It is logical to feel loyalty towards the people we feel close to, especially if we want them to be loyal to us.  But can this feeling of closeness go further?  Is…

Delight

When did you last experience a moment of pure and utter delight?  Can you take delight in something that happens today, fully and without reservation?  Conclude the day by celebrating these moments instead of dwelling on problems and difficulties. a CHALLENGE from The 16 Guidelines For Life by Dekyi-Lee Oldershaw and Alison Murdoch