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Saturday, December 10, 2016
Broaden your perspective
Is it really so important that you get your way? Is it really so important that you prove your point?
Life is about more than making an impressive appearance. Life is about more than getting the last word.
The things that matter are not the things that boost your ego. A fulfilling life is impossible if you value yourself above all else.
By all means assert yourself when the situation calls for it. Remember though, that most situations, most interactions do not call for it.
Value is built through understanding, and understanding arises from respectfulness. Achievement requires cooperation, and it is humility, not pride, not vanity, that brings about that cooperation.
Let go of the narrow, superficial concerns that create unnecessary barriers, that hold you back. Broaden your perspective and get much more from life than merely getting your way.
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