10 Uplifting Stories To Get You Through The Week (1/13/19) – Listverse

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Did you know

Did you know…

… that today is Door-to-Door Salespeople Day? On the birthday of Alfred Fuller (1885) of Fuller Brush fame, we honor all door-to-door salespeople. Alfred Fuller was born in Kings County, Nova Scotia. Celebrate today by being nice to a door-to-door salesman! 😉


Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“Don’t just learn, experience. Don’t just read, absorb. Don’t just change, transform. Don’t just relate, advocate. Don’t just promise, prove. Don’t just criticize, encourage. Don’t just think, ponder. Don’t just take, give. Don’t just see, feel. Don’t just dream, do. Don’t just hear, listen. Don’t just talk, act. Don’t just tell, show. Don’t just exist, live.”

— Roy T. Bennett

Road to happiness

The Road to Happiness

Selfishness inevitably leads to dissatisfaction and disappointment, because desires are endless. The problem of happiness is, therefore, the problem of dropping out desires. 

Desires, however, cannot be effectively overcome through mechanical repression. They can be annihilated only through knowledge. 

If you dive deep in the realm of thoughts and think seriously for just a few minutes, you will realise the emptiness of desires. 

Think of what you have enjoyed all these years and what you have suffered. All that you have enjoyed through life is today nil. All that you have suffered through life is also nothing in the present. All was illusory. 


[From:- DISCOURSES by Meher Baba]

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Via: Leon of Lifehack’s Newsletter today,

Today, I’m going to share some of my all-time favorite inspirational and motivational quotes – from people who learned how to be and stay super-productive.

Let’s dive straight into this well of wisdom.

Make no mistake about it. Bad habits are called ‘bad’ for a reason. They kill our productivity and creativity. They slow us down. They hold us back from achieving our goals. And they’re detrimental to our health.
— John Rampton

Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.
— Paul J. Meyer

Each minute is a little thing, and yet, with respect to our personal productivity, to manage the minute is the secret of success.
— Joseph B. Wirthlin

Being productive gives people a sense of satisfaction and fulfillment that loafing never can.
— Zig Ziglar

Very narrow areas if expertise can be very productive. Develop your own profile. Develop your own niche.
— Leigh Steinberg

These quotes have real power to inspire. And, this inspiration alone can help you transform your life into one that is efficient, active and highly-productive.