At this time of year when many of us look back at our accomplishments and failures, these words of wisdom offer simple things we can do to become better people in the New Year.
Listen – no interrupting, no eye-rolling, no planning your response.
Send a note to someone to say you’re thinking of them.
Show your love. Hugs, kisses, and a gentle touch are perfect.
Make someone’s day. Give them a compliment.
Be sensitive to the needs of others as well as your own.
Remember the power of prayer for yourself and others.
Do a favor for someone. It says you care.
Laugh at yourself and with others. It heals the body and soul.
Smile. It’s contagious!
Be positive. It’s uplifting.
Make yourself the best you can be in 2014. Happy New Year, Everyone!
(Adapted from 10 Free Gifts for Christmas – author unknown)