Some of the most rewarding and beautiful moments of a friendship happen in the unforeseen open spaces between planned activities. It is important that you allow these spaces to exist.
~ Christine Leefeldt

Seventeen Tips For a More Rewarding Life

Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully.
Make time for family and friends as a regular part of each day.
Keep your agreements, even when it’s hard to do.
Follow the Rules.
Live with relaxed balance in all areas of your life.
Share your experiences of life with others.
Tell the truth in every situation
Don’t believe or disbelieve everything you hear.
When you say, “I love you”, mean it.
Never laugh at anyone’s dreams.
Talk slowly, and think quickly. Think about the same thing you are talking about.
Talk with a person, not to them or down to them.
Keep in mind that great love and great achievements involve great risk.
Don’t let misunderstandings and minor disputes injure great friendships.
Don’t waste a lot of time trying to change someone else. The only person YOU can change is YOURSELF.
Remember, that NOT getting what you want is sometimes a stroke of good luck.
Remember, people may forget what you say, but they’ll remember how you made them feel.

~ Author Unknown
Contributed by Kristin Martin