Life is just a series of tiny moments. Unique little, fleeting “nows”… that happen in the moment, before we realise it happened. At an attempt to understand the now, to determine what the now even is, takes us away from it, and to a new experience. A new now, spent on analysing a now that has already passed. For to spend time analysing the moment, you cannot be in it.
Do not consider the version of you, that you are today, to be the best version of you that there
Look after your body. Remember that the saying, “A healthy body, a healthy mind.” is not just a catchy saying.
A blank canvas. With the material equivalent spread on new walls all around you, you are boundless. You could write,
Peace cannot be achieved, today and now, without an immense amount of effort. It takes everything to let fundamental disagreements, pain, and past unfairness subside in order to move forward without the anvil of the past weighing you down. It cannot be demanded, because by its very definition there can be no force and all parties must accept the conditions amicably.
Demanding peace is no more useful than demanding yourself to relax in a moment of panic. It’s a paradox. Fundamentally it cannot be rushed. It takes effort. It takes endurance, respect, and consistency…
There are no stupid questions; there are stupid answers.
To be a good teacher – and not just a successful educator – it is important to remember that the idea of being stupid (a horrible thing to think of someone, or to address someone as) could only be reserved for someone who lacks intelligence. And you know the only way to gain more knowledge, and to be more intellectual as person? Asking, questions…
It is okay, to disagree. It is okay to like someone, but have aspects of their life which do not
It is irritatingly easy to focus on that which you did not accomplish, rather than that which you did. While
The first thing you should do in the morning, is make your bed. By making your bed, you have ensured