Our Character is a complex state of mind. It is what makes us an individual, but it is also plastic, malleable. It is made up of who and what we believe ourselves to be, our ego, beliefs, self-image; it is our personality our individual make-up.
Because it is plastic and malleable it means that we can change our character – but we must want to make that change for it to happen and be effective.
Failure! This one word alone has stopped more people in their tracks, before they have even begun, from achieving something which could have, would have, changed their life. But failure has a bad name. In truth, it can be a learning experience to something greater. To fail means to learn and this is a way […]
Have you stood in a queue and all you can hear is that one person complaining about how slow the queue is moving or that the employees of the store are not doing their job? What about a friend or someone in your family who just seems to find anything and everything to complain about? […]
Can you imagine having to make a decision that can change the course of humanity? It’s a choice that many make every day. The choices you make today will affect people in the next 5 minutes, next hour, tomorrow and possibly for years to come. Some decisions and choices will affect generations. Stanislav Yevgrafovich Petrov […]
Manners maketh the Man or Woman As I was growing up there were two words which I was taught to use at every appropriate opportunity – please and thank you. These two words are the starting principle of manners. The old saying of “manners maketh the man” are not to be scoffed at but rather […]
Habit Formation and it’s Importance Habit formation is something that we start doing from the day we are born. We take on the behaviour that we act out and is accepted by our environment (our immediate family). This behaviour is then reinforced whilst we sleep and it enters the subconscious mind. What is a habit? […]