Inspirational Thoughts

One Hundred ways to live to one Hundred

1. Enjoy life daily
2. Stay young at heart
3. Wear your seatbelts
4. Be awestruck by rainbows
5. Walk in the park
6. Take the stairs
7. Develop curiosity
8. Stop smoking
9. Listen to your mother
10. Watch what you eat
11. Watch what you say
12. Don’t talk with your mouth full
13. Get a massage
14. Ski
15. Make time
16. Make children
17. Make time for children
18. Drink plenty of bottled water
19. Have faith in others
20. Forgive
21. Be optimistic
22. Discover romance
23. Exercise regularly
24. Try yoga
25. Plant a garden
26. Clown
27. Adopt a pet
28. Laugh often
29. Give rather than take
30. Marry your sweetheart
31. Enjoy being single
32. Relax
33. Eat your greens
34. Lawn bowl
35. Do nothing in excess
36. Do everything in excess
37. Do chicken noodle soup
38. Practise exactly what you preach
39. Make time for friends
40. Make friends
41. Reduce the fat in your diet
42. Get a flu shot
43. Never mope
44. Skinny dip
45. Do something outrageous every year
46. Write an old friend
47. Play tennis outdoors
48. Sing in the car
49. Pamper yourself once a day
50. Carpe diem(seize the day)
51. Take setbacks with a smile, then forger it.
52. Cuddle
53. Use olive oil
54. Be part of your community
55. Buy lemonade from kids
56. Eat your Brussels sprouts
57. Sit up straight
58. Travel
59. Soak in the tub
60. Sing in a choir
61. Be generous with hugs
62. Bake a pie
63. Pray
64. Eat fish
65. Go fishing
66. Spoil your grandchildren
67. Control your temper
68. Power walk at the mall
69. Wrestle kids
70. Grow flowers
71. Smell flowers
72. Socialize
73. Write a poem
74. Walk in the woods
75. Check your blood pressure
76. Floss
77. Watch the playoffs
78. Contribute to a charity
79. Volunteer
80. Go to the movies
81. Cry
82. Don’t rest on your laurels
83. Rest on a soft couch
84. Hike
85. Read a book
86. Lift weights
87. Stretch muscles and joints
88. Whistle in the shower
89. Visit a nursing home
90. Take medicine as prescribed
91. Get up early
92. Read the classics
93. Read the comics
94. Debate
95. Feed the birds
96. Listen attentively
97. Tae Bo
98. Have your prostate checked
99. Learn to love your job
100. Listen to your Doctor

17 Suggestions for Success

1. Marry the right person. This one decision will determine 90% of your happiness or misery.
2. Work at something you enjoy and that’s worthy of your time and talent.
3. Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully.
4. Become the most positive and enthusiastic person you know.
5. Be forgiving of yourself and others.
6. Persistence, persistence, persistence.
7. Discipline yourself to save money on even the most modest salary.
8. Treat everyone you meet like you want to be treated.
9. Commit yourself to constant improvement and to quality.
10. Understand that happiness is not based on possessions, power or prestige, but on relationships with people you love and respect.
11. Be loyal and be honest.
12. Be a self-starter.
13. Be decisive even if it means you’ll sometimes be wrong.
14. Stop blaming others. Take responsibility for every area of your life.
15. Be bold and courageous. When you look back on your life, you’ll regret the things you didn’t do more than the ones you did.
16. Take good care of those you love.
17. Don’t do anything that wouldn’t make your Mom proud.