Posted on Tuesday, October 2, 2012
in Emotional, How To, Relational, Social, Values
We face attacks every day.
Our sense of self is battered and bludgeoned by life’s challenges.
What helps us feel worthwhile?
What drags us down?
Sometimes it’s so subtle.
Steven Covey tells the following story to explain the importance of thoughtfulness. Small acts of kindness and courtesy are important; and, rudeness, unkindnesses, and little forms of disrespect can tear us down.
“I remember an evening I spent with two of my sons some years ago. It was an organized father-and-son outing, complete with gymnastics, wrestling matches, hot dogs, orangeade, and a movie — the works.