Even a set of stairs can be beautiful. Go conquer today. (And happy birthday to my brother!)
Yes, we are all tired. Admitting you’re tired, exhausted, and spent doesn’t admit that you are weak. The fact that you keep on going is admirable and I hope to goodness you know that.
I know it’s hard to learn this lesson, but cut the bad folks out of your life. You’ll be amazed at how much time you have, not letting their poison infect you.
Today, I started another public speaking course. I’m quite adept at reading student faces on the first day. For all of those students, past and present, who find no reason to take communication courses, let alone majoring in communication, consider the following. And consider it again when you don’t believe it.
It’s been far too long since I’ve found some ‘motivation.’ Continue to keep it together. It’s so much better than not keeping it together.
This ‘covenant’ a friend shared with me this summer, seems as good a start to the academic year as any. I hope that you all can achieve all of these things.
It’s the first day of classes and this seems appropriate. The first part of succeeding is showing up… messy hair and all.
You can do it… if you get started. The key is starting.
Yep. It’s the last week of classes. Just know that this time of the year gets to teachers as hard as it gets to you.
Look, sometimes the soft and inspirational quotation gets us through the day. They work because we’re sentient, sensitive creatures. As a friend once told me, she loved too much. She was a sponge to the world, soaking up everything around her, both good and bad. That meant a lot of sad days for her.
Today, take another approach and stand in your strength.