Monday, June 28, 2010

Inspiration: 20 Keys To A Happy Life

1. Compliment 3 people everyday!
2. Watch a sunrise
3. Be the first to say "hello"
4. Treat everyone as you want to be treated
5. Live beneath your means
6. Forget the Joneses
7. Never give up on anybody ~ miracles happen!
8. Remember someone's name
9. Be kinder than you have to be
10. Wish not for things, but for wisdom and courage
11. Be tough-minded, but tender hearted
12. Don't forget that a person's greatest emotional need is to feel appreciated
13. Keep your promises
14. Leave everything better than you found it
15. Show cheerfulness even when you don't feel it
16. Remember that winners do what losers don't want to do
17. Remember that overnight success usually takes 15 years
18. When you arrive at your job in the morning, let the first thing you say brighten everyone's day
19. Don't rain on other people's parades
20. Don't waste an opportunity to tell someone you love them!

-- Author Unknown--

Have a beautiful and blessed day!



  1. Love this, thanks! The first one is a great one to remember. I made it one of my new years resolutions to complement at least one person each day, and I can't tell you how nice it is to do. You can really make someone's day.

    Thanks for your inspirational posts FFM! :)

  2. This post is amazing! Definitely the way I would like to live my life.

    Someone is going to need to explain #5 to me though...ha... ;)

  3. I love this! I am printing it out and hanging it on my bulletin board - it's a great reminder!

    Thank you also for your response to my blog yesterday... very sweet and very helpful! Have a wonderful day FFM :)

  4. Wow, this pretty much sums up some of the best wisdom of the centuries.

    Thank you so much for sharing! You are a gift!

  5. roxy....

    Yes, #5! Personally, I'm in the process of becoming an "overnight success" (#17) at this one...Haha... :-)

  6. Thank you so much for stopping by ladies! I'm really glad you enjoyed this one, and I hope you've all had a fantastic week! :)