Selected lines from The Big Book of Small Stuff by Richard Carlson.
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These are some inspirational and beautiful lines that I extracted from one of my favourite books, ‘Enjoy Your Life’. (http://www.scribd.com/doc/31636850/Enjoy-Your-Life) I tried to make them more attractive through these background images. They deserve to be adorned!
Success is not to discover what others like, it is to acquire and practice the skills that help one gain their love.
When you climb a mountain, look to the top and not to the rocks that surround you. Make sure of where step you as you climb, and do not leap in case you loose your footing.
Your skill of dealing with others determine how they deal with you.
Do not earn wealth and lose people, for earning people is a way to earning wealth.
Instead of cursing the darkness, try to fix the lamp.
Treat people humanely. irrespective of their appearance, wealth and status.
Our ability to capture people’s hearts and win their love brings great happiness in life.
Do not think that people are of similar nature. Rather, they differ tremendously.
Talk about what others like to hear, not what you like to relate.
The first meeting imprints 70% of the impression that one has of a person on his mind. Thus, one should treat a person as if it is the first and last time he will ever meet him.
Knowing the personality of the one you are dealing with helps you earn his love.
Every man has a key to his heart and knowing his personality assists in identifying the right key to open it.
We deal with hearts not bodies.
You are not alone! Display your emotions. Be frank, “I love you. I was delighted to see you. You are precious to me.”
If you were ever forced to comment on something bad such as dirt on garment, or a bad odour, then do so tactfully . Be clever and kind while doing so.
Struggling against yourself to free yourself interfering in others’ affairs is exhausting in the beginning, but easy at the end.
If you’ve had to face someone who interferes with matters that do not concern him, then be better than him. Try to seek the best exit from the situation without hurting him.
Gentleness beautifies everything. Harshness disfigures.
Life is all about give and take, so give more than you take.