Idiom of the Week: Milk It For All It’s Worth. Meaning: To take full advantage of a situation or condition.
1.) Know it takes time: The main reason we don’t create the life we want is that we don’t stick with an idea long enough for it to fully manifest. To become a practicing doctor or lawyer can take a decade or more.
2.) Don’t give up: Quitters never win and winners never quit. We can’t win a basketball game if we walk off the court.
3.) Be sure of what you want: Doing anything great in life requires absolute certainty. We cannot wander from our paths and expect to arrive at our destinations.
4.) Enjoy your family and friends: It’s easy to get caught up in the rat race, but at the end of the day what matters is the people you love. Your ambitions can wait a day. The birth of your niece can’t. There are moments we will never get back, value those moments.
5.) Relax: God built in a Sabbath day for a reason. We all need to kick back and relax from time to time.
6.) Take Walks: Walks are therapeutic, for the mind and body. It’s a slow-paced activity that allows you take in the scenery and notice things we never noticed before. Walking helps us to make new discoveries locally. Besides, humans don’t always use their legs enough in the modern world. Between sitting at the office, and sitting on our way to work and sleeping, we might be awake, but we are rather inactive.
7.) Stop and smell the roses: The world is full of beauty. You will miss a lot if you rush through life…
8.) Don’t be short with people: If someone is trying to talk to you, give them a few minutes of your time. Of course, this rule doesn’t apply to strangers at night.