Tag: Attitude

Going beyond tolerance

Download article as PDF In BG 2.14, Krishna gives a nice formula for tolerance: The periodic appearance and disappearance of happiness and distress are like appearance and disappearance of winter and summer seasons. Therefore, one should learn to tolerate them. Tolerating an event becomes much easier when we know the […]

King with four wives

Download article as PDF Once upon a time there was a rich King who had four wives. He loved the 4th wife the most and adorned her with rich robes and treated her to the finest delicacies. He gave her nothing but the best. He also loved his 3rd wife […]

Woodcutter and an axe

Download article as PDF Once upon a time a very strong woodcutter asked for a job from a timber merchant, and he got it. The pay was really good and so were the work conditions. For that reason, the woodcutter was determined to do his best. His boss gave him […]

Positive Attitude

Download article as PDF Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.  -Anthony J. D’Angelo, The College Blue Book If you don’t get everything you want, think of the things you don’t get that you don’t want.  -Oscar Wilde If you don’t think every day is […]

Lessons from a butterfly

Download article as PDF A man found a butterfly cocoon and decided to save it. One day a small opening appeared, and the man sat and watched for several hours as the butterfly struggled to force its body through the little hole. At one point the butterfly seemed to stop […]