Stay in compassion

Stay in compassion

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” ~Plato Compassion is such a gift…for myself. It can be so easy to know I’m “right” and see the flaws in others. It can be very tempting to justify my actions and feelings by seeing how wrong, crazy,...
The value in giving

The value in giving

“From what we get in life, we make a living. From what we give, we make a life.” ~Arthur Ashe So much time is spent on getting what we want out of life – focusing on our goals, defining and achieving our dreams, moving up, moving ahead, and moving past obstacles (and...
Speak kind words

Speak kind words

“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” ~Mother Teresa When we teach communication skills, we like to point out that at the heart of every communication – every single communication – is the chance to...