RELATIONSHIPS Act on the following instructions for total bliss. They really work!• Don’t expect life to be fair. pretend to be .No one can tell the• Leave everything a bit better than you difference. found it. • Return all things you borrow.• Lie on your back and gaze at the stars, • Treat everyone you meet like you atleast once a week. want to be treated.• Return borrowed vehicles with the • Have a firm handshake. tank full. • Say “please” a lot.• Avoid negative people. • Look people in the eye.• Never cut what can be untied. • Learn to play a musical instrument.• Be cautious about lending money to • Always wear polished or clean shoes. friends. You might lose both. • Compliment three people every day.• When someone hugs you, let them be • Remember birthdays and anniversa the first to let go. ries.• Resist giving advice concerning matri • Remember that a successful marriage mony, finances or hairstyles. depends on two things: 1-Finding the• Don’t major in minor things. right person .2-Being the right• Praise in public. person.• Criticize in private. • See problems as opportunities for• Never tell anyone they look tired or growth and self-mastery. depressed. • Don’t believe people when they ask• Let people pull in front of you when you to be honest with them. you’re stopped in traffic. • Respect your children’s privacy.• Be confident. Even if you are not, Knock before entering their rooms.
RELATIONSHIPS• Be kinder than necessary.• Give people a second chance, but not a third.• Never take action when you are angry.• Be your spouse’s best friend.• Don’t quit a job until you’ve lined up another.• Let people know what you stand for-and what you won’t stand for.• When complimented, a sincere “thank you” is the only response required.• Don’t discuss business secrets in elevators. You never know who may overhear you.• Focus on making things better, not bigger.• Begin each day with your favorite music.• Don’t let your possessions possess you.• Send a lot of ‘best wishes ‘cards. Sign them, “Someone who thinks you are terrific.”• Take care of your reputation. It’s your most valuable asset.• Answer the phone with enthusiasm and energy in your voice.• Cherish your children for what they are, not for what you’d like them to be. A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving. -- Lao Tzu Two of the greatest gifts we can give our children are roots and wings. -- Hodding Carter If you dont know where you are going, any road will lead you there. --- George Harrison