November 30, 2016
Having a hopeful outlook on the future is essential, especially during times of crisis. It can sustain you through tough times and encourage you to reach that next level during good times. Success in your personal and professional life can go a long way towards your happiness. No one is promised tomorrow and one should not be presumptuous, but thank God for life everyday and hope for a better tomorrow.
Being optimistic about the present and the future is always better than being a pessimist. Stress and depression are not good for the mind and body. Let go of the stress. People need to learn to laugh more. Fearing the worst, which often does not happen, is not good for your health and will rob you of the joy of life. Therefore, enjoy your life and live with hope.
September 30, 2016
People define success in different ways. What is important to one person is not to another. Some see being rich as success. However, if the money was stolen or acquired by false means, it is not really success now is it. Those who work hard and earn their money honestly are a success.
To some success is doing charity work. Some seek to travel their nation or the world and help the poor. Some help the less fortunate by building houses, planting agriculture and digging wells in impoverished areas. I’ve often admired missionaries who travel the world bring hope, faith, food, clothes and medicine to the poor.
It is an admirable and wonderful goal. To know you’ve changed lives for the better is the definition of success. It is also a great feeling. It’s one of the best things you can do in life.
Whatever you do in life, do it with integrity and character. Do things the right way. Build your career or business on a solid, honest foundation. And how ever you define success, make sure it truly meets the criteria in the purest form of the word. God bless.