I stumbled upon this and I don’t know where to give credit to, but I thought the words were wonderful.
A Simple Formula For Living
Live beneath your means.
Return everything you borrow.
Stop blaming others.
Admit when you make a mistake.
Give unworn clothes to charity.
Do something nice and try not to get caught.
Listen more + talk less.
Every day take a 30 minute walk.
Strive for excellence, not perfection.
Be on time + be organized.
Be nice to unkind people.
Let someone cut ahead of you in line.
Have time to be alone.
Have good manners.
Realize and accept that life isn’t fair.
Know when to keep your mouth shut.
Go an entire day without criticizing anyone.
Learn from the past. Plan for the future.
Live in the present.
Don’t sweat the small stuff…It is ALL small stuff.
I feel like I often struggle with slowing down and living in the moment. Reading this was a nice reminder to relax, be happy, be nice, and enjoy each day. Life is a blessing if you let it be.