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Offline Gemm

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I can change...
« on: March 26, 2016, 06:56:24 AM »
I can change only myself, but sometimes that is enough.
 --Ruth Humlecker

 
 Happiness is more fleeting for some of us than for others. We may ponder this notion but fail to grasp the reason. However, careful attention to how "the happy ones" go through life will enlighten us. We will note how seldom they complain about others' actions. We will discover their willingness to accept others as they are. We will see that their attention is generally on the positive aspects of people and circumstances rather than on the negative.
 
 We can join the parade of "happy ones" by letting go of our need to change people and situations that disturb us. Even when we are certain other people are wrong, we can let go of controlling them. Doing this means changing ourselves, of course. But this is the one thing in life we do have control over.
 
 I will change myself if I think something needs changing today!
 
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