Many times, we give people the benefit of the doubt, even after they have shown that they are not trustworthy or legitimate. We don't want to believe that there are those who would knowingly take advantage of our good nature, so we make excuses and...

Food is the most widely abused anti-anxiety drug in America and exercise is the most potent and under-utilized anti-depressant. -- Susan Korwin Life and Style Consultant Certified Life Coach ( www. susankorwin. net ) Author of Simple Strides Toward Positive Change: Lessons From Life Coaching...

Every morning in Africa, as the sun rises, a deer awakens knowing that it has to outrun the fastest lion or be eaten to death. A lion awakens every morning as the sun rises knowing that it has to outrun the deer or starve to...

I have to write today about a subject that has been bothering me, and that is people who copy and paste words of others as if they were written by them. The most obvious is when a person who does not speak the English language....

You may not be able to stop the rain that falls into your life. This downpour can be so hard at times that we can't see where we are going. But, we can turn on our windshield wipers (meaning, get some perspective) to clear away...

What you allow is what will continue. It's that simple. It's up to you to allow or not allow mistreatment by others and to make it absolutely clear that you have enough self-respect to walk away from people who don't value your feelings. Have a...

I am truly overwhelmed by the generosity of a man in China who has sent me a few dresses and gowns to show his appreciation for my help. Generosity makes our world a better place. It improves the life of the receiver and it improves...

There have been many people who have supported me and still do. These people hold a special place in my heart. They are the ones who are happy for my success, who don't flip flop from one person to the next and who do what...

When you read a book, it seems you are reading it with your eyes only. But now and then, you come across a passage, perhaps only a phrase, which has a meaning for you and it becomes a part of you. #simplestridestowardpositi vechange...