Ninety per cent of the world's woe comes from people not knowing themselves, their abilities, their frailties, and even their real virtues. Most of us go almost all the way through life as complete strangers to ourselves - so how can we know anyone else?
-- Sydney J. Harris
As consumers in life,
We notice that there are two great offers everyday.
We can buy the flashy mass media message called 'FEAR'
Or we can subscribe to the subtle voice inside named 'LOVE'
I get horribly depressed when I consume FEAR.
The interest charged by it is a compounding one.
Always, it eats into my reserve of happiness.
On those days, when I avoid the temptation of the former,
"When you acknowledge that over time, you began to care what others think of you. Most people are more aware of how others are perceiving them. You care more about their looking at you and what they think as they look, than you do about how you feel. People are always running around wanting to find ways to get others to love them or approve of them or appreciate them, when really the answer is, if you could just start loving and approving and appreciating, you'd solve your own problem.