Insider? Outsider? Depends.

Is it better to be on the inside looking out, or the outside looking in? A good question for challenging your #emotional intelligence.  Three related laughs:

Hugs can be prickly use #emotionalintelligence to know when to hug.

The Sabra plant is tenacious, thorny desert plant, known in English as Prickly Pear.  You don’t want to hug one, but the thorns hide a sweet, soft interior. 

But here’s a laugh from the other side.

What you see isn't always what you get.

And here’s a final laugh.

Cartoon of worm turning on itself;


The worm not recognizing itself is an Emotional Fitness reminder that as Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn noted, “The battle line between good and evil runs through the heart of every man.      ‘

Not thinking about the good and the bad in others and in ourselves leaves us at the mercy of evil.  A little caution, a little less eagerness to be an insider, a little less judgment of those we see as outsiders makes you a wiser, better, and safer person.

For all you do to share and care, thank you.  If you like what I say “clap your hands and show it” meaning share, like, or comment, you will help at least two people — me and you; hopefully you will also help some others. 



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