SELF-CARE ACT#357

read inspirational quotes

CATEGORY

Spiritual

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TIME

20 minutes

BUDGET

$0

Yesterday, I wasn’t inspired.

I had planned to go a MeetUp in Manhattan as my self-care act and make new friends.

It seemed like a super cool self-care act when I planned it but yesterday, it seemed just like another chore.

I didn’t feel like commuting for 40 minutes, talking to people, coming back and waking up at 6 AM to be at the bakery at 7.

I cancelled and as I was feeling flat, I thought that reading inspirational quotes would cheer me up.

I googled “inspirational quotes” and found hundreds of them.

Usually, there is always one that echoes in me, awakens something and inspires me. Either to be thankful, to keep going, to be patient….anything.

But yesterday, they all seemed cheesy.

Even Buddha was barely motivational with this one: “ Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship”

Mah….is the only reaction it inspired me.

That’s when I knew the choice of myself care act wasn’t adapted to my mood.

And that’s when I checked my feelings.

And I realized all I wanted was to be home, with Hubby, ask him to make me dinner again, cuddle in front of TV.

Get some rest.

That’s what I ended up doing.

Conclusion: If you try different things to be good to yourselves, you will find something that works just fine. So just keep going

  

WHY IS IT SELF-CARE? Inspirational quotes can motivate, guide you and help you make better decisions in every area of your life.

MORE ABOUT THIS

Yesterday, I wasn’t inspired but today, I love a lot of quotes I found on Google.

Here are a few that I liked

“Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop.” – Ovid

“Stress is caused by being ‘here’ but wanting to be ‘there.’ – Eckhart Tolle

“When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.” – Winston Churchill

“Don’t underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering.” – Winnie the Poo

“He has the most who is most content with the least.” Diogenes

“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” Omar Khayyam

“Nobody can hurt me without my permission.” Mahatma Gandhi

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