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Lessons From Self Made Billionaires

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“If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a day, go fishing. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help somebody.”

CHINESE PROVERB

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Have I made healthier choices?

At the end of each day, ask yourself if you made healthy choices that will benefit the quality of your life in the long run.

If not, come up with specific ideas on how to live healthier tomorrow.

How can you incorporate more movement into your da...

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What am I grateful for?

Too often, we take the most important things for granted: food, shelter, family, education. 

No matter how bad a day might seem, there's always something we can be grateful for. 

Remind youself of your luck and the beauty we already possess. 

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dalai lama

"It’s our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and tend to the world in which we all live."

DALAI LAMA

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Have I expressed my love for my family and friends?

We often act as if our loved ones would be around forever instead of appreciating their presence now.

What matters is showing that you care for someone.

A 5-minute phone call or a text message don’t take much effort, but if practiced regularly, these little ...

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lee l. jampolsky

“At least three times every day take a moment and ask yourself what is really important. Have the wisdom and the courage to build your life around your answer.”

LEE L. JAMPOLSKY

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Am I a little better than yesterday?

Self help isn’t here to make you feel burnt out and frustrated. You’re not working on yourself if you’re constantly comparing your results to someone else’s.

Being better can mean taking five more minutes to sip your morning coffee in calmness instead of rushing to work.

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How can I make someone smile?

according to studies, doing good makes us feel better.

By doing good to others and making your fellows smile, you won’t only make them happier, but also improve your own happiness and satisfaction.

What about calling your parents or grandparents?

O...

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carl sandburg

“It is necessary for a man to go away by himself, to sit on a rock and ask, ‘Who am I, where have I been, and where am I going?”

CARL SANDBURG

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Who do I want to be?

You are not your job or career, you are so much more than your profession.

Don't just think about who you want to be from a career point of view, but also think about your qualities and your personality. You can choose to be generous, loyal, loving, kind etc..

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Have I protected my planet?

Each day, we chose the products we use, the companies we support, and the decisions we make.

And all these tiny decisions shape the quality of our planet as well as the quality of our lives.

here are some tiny steps to save the planet every day:

  • Swap your single-us...

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How can I be stronger?

Life is so much more fun and precious if you take care of yourself.

You can strengthen your body and mind through tiny activities and your daily choices. You can meditate, read, exercise etc..

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gary e. stevenson

“Remember, what you do, where you go, and what you see will shape who you become.”

GARY E. STEVENSON

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What will I do about the things that matter most

Too often, we waste our time on urgent things instead of focusing on what's important. 

Learning to separate the important from the urgent will drastically improve the quality of your life

Ask yourself how you can reduce the junk and take more time fo...

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eckhart tolle

“Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.”

ECKHART TOLLE

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many hale

“It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care fo yourself, and to make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary.”

MANY HALE

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albert schweitzer

"Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.”

ALBERT SCHWEITZER

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Which reality can I accept instead of fighting against it?

Often, we waste time on problems which we can't influence anyway. 

Learn to accept harsh truths and let go the things you can't control instead of holding on to them. 

Sometimes, life is about letting go and moving on instead of improving something.

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“If you want happiness for an hour — take a nap. If you want happiness for a day — go fishing. If you want happiness for a year — inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a life time — help someone else.”

CHINESE PROVERB

If you want happiness for an hour — take a nap. If you want happiness for a day — go fishing. If you want happiness for a year — inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a life time — help someone else.

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