Whether you are long rememberedor soon forgot after you’re gonedepends on how you lived your lifeand the impact you hadon the lives of others.Was your life one of giving and serving othersor serving your own interests?That’s the bottoms line —what you gave the world,what you contributed.Review your past twelve months.How much of your timedid you invest in thelives and interests of othersas opposed to investing inyour own interests?What did you contribute?Your answer will defineyour legacy.That’s how you will be remembered.That will be your obituary. Continue reading WHAT WILL YOUR OBITUARY SAY ABOUT YOU? WHAT DO YOU WANT IT TO SAY?
Exist and Useful were twin sisters who grew up in the beautiful town of Life. They had a typical childhood, enjoying the world around them. They attended Opportunity High School where they both received a good education. The twins had a lot in common, yet they were different. When asked what their goals were, they had very different answers. Exist’s goals were more inward, more focused on self. She said she simply wanted to enjoy everything she possibly could in life, experience lots of adventure, be free-spirited, not be tied to schedules and deadlines. Serving her own interests were her … Continue reading PARABLE: HOW DO YOU WANT TO BE REMEMBERED? THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN EXIST AND USEFUL.
Modern society has done us a disserviceby conditioning us to believe that multi-tasking is the key to being productive and successful.In his wisdom, Plato once said,”Each man is capable of doing one thing well.If he attempts several,he will fail to achievedistinction in any.”It’s of great value to the self-esteemto pick out one things you can doand do it well.It gives a sense of satisfactionand a feeling of successto know that you can doone thing really well.Down through historythe people who are rememberedare the ones whodid one thing really well.You may be goodat busily doing many things,and that’s fine, but people will remember … Continue reading BE REMEMBERED FOR DOING ONE THING WELL