I am thinking how much of my life has been spent on satisfying others, rather than myself. This could be true for many of us. When we are children, we need to please our parents. When we are at school, we need to satisfy our teachers. Schools, grades, transcripts and etc. have been created to… Continue reading Satisfying others
I used to write inspirational quotes on a whiteboard in our kitchen every morning. For some reasons I had forgotten to renew the last quote for a few days. Today, I wanted to write a new quote but it was hard to clean the whiteboard after several days. It was as if my writings were… Continue reading My whiteboard
Tonight, I am not going to make new plans for the new year but rather I am thinking of two important lessons that I learned during last year. I learned that self-respect helps my self-esteem. It means respecting my feelings and taking actions to improve my life whenever my feelings are hurt. The second lesson… Continue reading My lessons in 2017
“I am always the winner regardless of whatever happens in my life.” This is what I wrote in my notebook a week ago when I was thinking of my recent research applications. I have been working very hard on them. Therefore, I was very excited to get to know if my applications finally get funded.… Continue reading Success
Life is uncertain. We don´t know where it takes us. We don´t know what is the best choice. Most of the time, we are struggling to find solutions to our concerns. My mind has been switching between different thoughts these days as I faced a lot of uncertainties in my life. I do not know… Continue reading Life is Uncertain
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