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Twenty Ways to a Happy Life

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Spookwriter, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. Spookwriter

    Spookwriter Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    1. Compliment three people every day.

    2. Watch a sunrise or sunset.

    3. Be the first to say "Hello".

    4. Live beneath your means.

    5. Treat everyone as you want to be treated.

    6. Never give up on anybody, miracles happen.

    7. Forget the Joneses.

    8. Remember someone's name.

    9. Pray not for things, but for wisdom and courage.

    10. Be tough-minded, but tender-hearted.

    11. Be kinder than you have to be.

    12. Don't forget that a person's greater emotional need is to feel appreciated.

    00. Keep your promises.

    14. Learn to show cheerfulness even when you don't feel like it.

    15. Remember that overnight success usually takes 15 years.

    16. Leave everything better than you found it.

    17. Remember that winners do what losers don't want to do.

    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.


    A good, and dear, friend shared this with me today...
     
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  2. kacklinkelly

    kacklinkelly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you for sharing - that was great
     
  3. Chickerdoodle13

    Chickerdoodle13 The truth is out there...

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    As always, great advice shared by you Spook!
     
  4. Sweetly Silkies

    Sweetly Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Coop
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  5. Arielle

    Arielle Chicken Obsessed

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    I love it when God taps me on the shoulder . . . . thank you for the reminder!
     
  6. Wow, thanks Spook!
     
  7. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    I love that. Thanks for sharing. [​IMG]
     
  8. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    :thumbsup
     
  9. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Lovely! Thanks for sharing, Spook. But tell me something, why no #13?
     
  10. Spookwriter

    Spookwriter Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Oh. That.

    In the Spook's world, there exists no number between
    12 and 14...only a void.

    No, I'm not superstitious.

    There is simply nothing in the void.


    Spook...happy in his world
     
    Last edited: Jan 30, 2013

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