How To Act More Wisely: Have Second Thoughts:

When you find yourself doing things you regret, you are most likely thinking too much with either your heart or your brain. Both types of thought drain wisdom. Too much heart and you act without thinking; too much thinking and you act without heart. Both are need and in partnership with each other. Emotional Fitness …

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The Storm Clouds of Prejudice

Storms, come and go, but some clouds hover over all humankind and rain lightning down on all. Prejudice is such a cloud. Prejudice is ¬†the twisted belief that one person represents all people of that belief, color, status, or nationality. It usually starts in a personal hurt or slight; then gets encrusted with anger and …

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PENSIVE WAYS TO THE GOOD LIFE

Pensive means to think and thinking means to act wisely. When you do things you regret or later feel bad about, you have been lead astray by ¬†twisted thinking. You left logic behind. Okay much of the time, but not always. The stronger you feel about something, the more you need to think before acting. …

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WHEN SILENCE IS THE BEST RESPONSE – TIPS

When hurt, we often cover it with anger and seek to hurt back. The hurting back can start with words, but all too soon can escalate. Emotional Fitness Tip If you must speak use feedback. Parenting tip Teens delight in arguing. It marks their growing ability to think critically. Good except when the try to …

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