Category: Good Manners
Choose Your Humans
There is nothing wrong with being selective about who you choose to be with or who you choose to have in your life. You can respectfully decline invitations to protect yourself. Don’t apologize for being choosy. Stay home and read instead.
Must Love Dogs
We talk a lot about humans and the importance of loving each other. Actually, We are all life loving humans, including animals. We love most if them from a distance, except for dogs and occasionally cats that I love in person. Humans are not required to love animals. In fact animals were created for man…
Being a human #131 Being critical of other humans is a choice. Strive to choose not to criticize yourself or other humans you come in contact with every day. Remember everyone is doing the best they can with what they have in this life. It is not up to you to judge.
Being a human #130 Every human makes mistakes, some big and some small. Making a mistake doesn’t negate a person’s right to be worthy of love. Everyone is worth love. Love is unconditional or it is not love.
Being a human #124 Shush. Stop talking and listen. When you talk over people or just wait for the gap to talk, you are not listening. Not listening is disrespectful. Stop. Listen. Learn. Respect.
Being a human #115 Humans are allowed to expect the fellow humans in their lives, homes and families to do what what is right. Humans are allowed to place expectations on the members of their household. Humans are allowed to be grumpy when those other humans do not do as they are expected. Today, I…
Being a human #114 Every human is allowed to take up space for themselves and their personnel things. You should never feel inferior because you require space in which to exist. Take all the space you need however be considerate of the space belonging to other humans.
Being a human #102 Respect yourself and others. You don’t have to like someone to show them respect. Your actions and words of respect reflect your character values not the recipient’s morals. The other person doesn’t have to show you respect in return. That’s on them not you. Respect yourself. Aren’t you worth as much…
Actions speak a louder truth than the truth you speak with your voice. Show me what is important to you by what you do, not what you say. Show me who you really are, don’t tell me.
Saint Patrick was no saint. There really aren’t saints. People are inherently bad. We are as a species self centered. Most of what motivates humans is the need to survive. It takes ruling over your natural self with your spiritual self to be a saintly human. It’s not easy to be a nice human. Do…