I recently started a new job, in a small office, where four of us share a fridge. In that fridge is a Brita water filter pitcher. One of my coworkers complained the water tasted "d
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一个微笑就够了I'd never really thought about giving a smile as a gift until this morning. Sometimes a smile is the best gift you can give someone.
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不，我没有你们眼中那么完美Recently I have had a few friends and family members comment to me, 'you seem to always have it all toge
Instead of saying "I don't have time" try saying "it's not a priority" and see how that feels. Often that's a perfectly adequate explanation. I have time to iron my sheets, I ju
I got married when I was 23 years old, and for a while I was unhappy. I couldn't break up our marriage cuz I had always believed divorce was not an option. So I tried to live one
Think of how stingy you are with your money: if someone on the street asks for $10, you're not giving it to them. There's no way you're giving a 30% tip for a normal dining expe
It was many years ago. I was a young dad sitting on the couch reading a fairy tale to my little girl. She sat next to me with her head on my arm as I told the tale. When it came to
It was a few days before Christmas many years ago and it looked like it would be a lean one for my family.
As we slowly drove down the street on that cold December evening we spotted the porch light. "This must be the house." I told our "Positive Teens In Action" group. We pulled up in
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She Asked Dad How He Met Mom. His Response Is The Best Thing You'll Read Today
女儿问爸爸和妈妈是如何认识的，爸爸的回答精彩绝伦A high school senior named Sydney is writing an ess
Change is considerably easier when you have a full complement of supporting partners and unlimited resources. But, since very often it is the shock of a death, divorce or some othe
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我为一个女孩买了杂货I was in line at Trader Joe's and the young woman in front of me had her card declined, she embarrassedly handed the cas
You want to know the secret to success? Here it is:
你想知道成功的秘诀吗？下面我就告诉你：Believe in yourself so much, that no one else can tell you otherwise.
魔法When I was younger I was entranced with stories of magic. I devoured books where wizards and warriors battled the powers of darkness in strange worlds. I rejoiced when t
This Is Your Life
这就是你的生活You have this Life.
这是你所拥有的人生。You were born for this Life.
生来就有。You want some people to be in your Life, but they don't.
Seven years ago, my wife and I had to take our five week old daughter off of life support, by far the hardest and most painful decision of our life. Our daughter, Alle Shea, was bo
One day a professor entered the classroom and told the students about a surprise test. After hearing that all students were seated and waited for the test to begin. Now, the profes
In old times it was customary for Monks who is traveling and seeking for lodge to stay was to engage himself in dharma combat with head monk at Zen monastery. If he won battle then
Once there was a great Sufi saint. In his last days, someone asked him about his master. Saint said, “Since you asked I will certainly tell you about three masters.”
It was anniversary and Ria (Wife) was waiting for her husband to show up. After some years of marriage things changed between them. Once cute couple who couldn’t live without
To pay for his education, a poor boy used to sell goods from door to door. One day, the young boy found he was really hungry but had no money to buy any food. He decided to ask for
The Mother With One Eye
只有一只眼睛的母亲My mother had only one eye. When I was growing up, I hated her for it. I hated the uninvited attention it got me at school. I hated how t
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