HAPPINESS IN LIFE: 18 RULES OF LIVING BY THE DALAI LAMA
Recently I was looking in my head ideas for new sections on my blog here. I want to show everyone the valuable things. One of the new sections is: HAPPINESS IN LIFE
Today’s world is crazy and we often forget what really is the most important in life.The world economic crisis changed lifestyles people in every country. From the school we are fighting for the best position and work. Unfortunately, we losing the real life. We don’t have free time to true relaxation, love and happiness. We should to change it.
When I think about philosophy of life my first associaton is Dalai Lama. All time he showing what’s really important for today’s world.
I found the 18 rules of living which he wrote. I hope that these will bring to you the best vibres and some reflections.
1. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
2. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson
3. Follow the three Rs: 1. Respect for self 2. Respect for others 3. Responsibility for all your actions.
4. Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
5. Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly.
6. Don’t let a little dispute injure a great friendship.
7. When you realize you’ve made a mistake, take immediate steps to correct it.
8. Spend some time alone every day.
9. Open your arms to change, but don’t let go of your values.
10. Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer.
11. Live a good, honourable life. Then when you get older and think back, you’ll be able to enjoy it a second time.
12. A loving atmosphere in your home is the foundation for your life.
13. In disagreements with loved ones, deal only with the current situation. Don’t bring up the past.
14. Share your knowledge. It’s a way to achieve immortality.
15. Be gentle with the earth.
16. Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.
17. Remember that the best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
18. Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.