Saturday, August 30, 2014

40 simple rules for living a Travelife

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Someone sent me these 40 "rules for living" some time back, reportedly written by a 90-year-old lady who had experienced a very full life. I thought I'd share it with you today.

Wherever you are in the world, I hope you're happy and living a never-ending Travelife.

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1
Life isn't fair, but it's still good.
Make up your mind to enjoy it.

2
Live everyday with dignity,
on your own terms.


3
Don't get bogged down by the small stuff.

4
Choose your battles wisely.
You don't have to win every argument. 

5
Don't ever let anyone put you down,
or affect you with infectious negativity.


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6
Always try to see the good in others.
Some people make criticism and cynicism a habit.
Don't mix with this crowd.

7
Save for things that actually matter.

8
Save your time and effort for people
who are truly worth of these.

9
Make peace with your past so it won't screw up the present.

10
Don't compare your life to others. 
You have no idea what their journey is all about.

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11
When in doubt, just take the next small step.
Life is a combination of millions of baby steps.

12
Everything can change in the blink of an eye. 
But don't worry; God never blinks.

13
Take a deep breath. 
It calms the mind.

14
Get rid of anything that isn't useful. 
Clutter weighs you down in many ways.

15
Whatever doesn't kill you really does make you stronger.

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16
It's never too late to be happy. 
But it’s all up to you and no one else.


17
When it comes to going after what you want in life, 
don't ever take no for an answer.

18
Burn the candles, use the nice sheets, wear the fancy lingerie. 
Don't save it for a special occasion. 
Today is special.

19
Over prepare, then go with the flow.

20
Be eccentric now. 
Don't wait for old age to wear purple.
Don't let others dictate what you should or shouldn't do.

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21
The most important sex organ is the brain.


22
No one is in charge of your happiness but you.

23
Frame every so-called disaster with these words: 
'In five years, will this matter?'

24
Always choose life.
And laughter.
And love.

25
Don't lie, the truth will always catch up to you.

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26
What other people think of you 
is none of your business.

27
Get rid of things that weigh you down, 
because it is not worth your time.

28
However good or bad a situation is, 
it will change.

29
Don't take yourself so seriously. 
No one else does.

30
Believe in miracles,
and in the inherent goodness of most people.

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31
Don't audit life. 
Show up and make the most of it now.

32
Growing old beats the alternative -- dying young.

33
All that truly matters in the end is your character.

34
Get outside every day. 
Miracles are waiting everywhere.

35
If we all threw our problems in a pile and saw everyone else's, 
we'd grab ours back.

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36
Envy is a waste of time. 
Accept what you already have, and not what you need.

37
The best is yet to come.
Wake up believing in this each day,
and it will happen.

38
No matter how you feel, 
get up, dress up and show up.

39
Yield.
This can sometimes make you a winner
in the long run.

40
Life isn't tied with a bow, 
but it's still a gift.
Cherish it.

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