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#903454 - 11/25/15 07:32 AM Re: Thought Of The Day [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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“If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got.”


― Henry Ford


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HA HA.... my daughter and I were just discussing this concept yesterday. It's an awesome quote.


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#903489 - 11/26/15 07:33 AM Choose gratitude - it makes you happier [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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“He is a man of sense who does not grieve for what he has not, but rejoices in what he has.” -- Stoic philosopher Epictetus

In an interesting piece in the New York Times by Arthur C. Brooks, he cites experimental evidence that "suggests that we can actively choose to practice gratitude — and that doing so raises our happiness."

He notes that common sense says that "choosing to focus on good things makes you feel better than focusing on bad things."

But it isn't all Me-Me-me, as Brooks also says: "In addition to building our own happiness, choosing gratitude can also bring out the best in those around us." And gives examples.

Lots of quotes, but worth reading the whole article. I'm grateful for having read this today!


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#903711 - 12/02/15 10:36 AM Re: Thought Of The Day [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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Life is not happening too you, it is happening for you.

(Not sure who this quote is credited to as I can't find it anywhere)

I love to remember this when things are tough as it helps me to realise that there is a reason behind it and a gift in it even when I can't see it.


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#903842 - 12/05/15 12:59 PM Re: Thought Of The Day [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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I love this quote too Tracy, and I can't think of who said it either - only that it's been around a while laugh


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#905025 - 12/31/15 03:51 PM Re: Thought Of The Day [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. --Andrew Carnegie ...


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Thank you, Tracy! I'm ready for the new year!


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#905425 - 01/09/16 06:05 AM Re: Thought Of The Day [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be. Wayne W. Dyer


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#905444 - 01/09/16 01:52 PM Re: Thought Of The Day [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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#906257 - 01/30/16 03:09 PM Re: Thought Of The Day [Re: Tracy - Dating Editor]  
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Love the quotes Tracy!!! And the Wayne Dyer one just inspired a wonderful train of thought for me to share on my facebook page - so thank you!! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!


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