Hopelessly Heather

The ramblings and obsessions of a longtime Avon lady

Each Monday I gather up the daily QOTD (Quote of the Day) posts I made for the week that are inspirational, motivational or just plain funny.

Monday’s QOTD:

Mon 3

Tuesday’s QOTD:

Tue 3

Wednesday’s QOTD:

Wed 3

Thursday’s QOTD:

Thu 3

Friday’s QOTD:

Fri 3

Saturday’s QOTD:

Sat 3

Sunday’s QOTD:

Sun 3

Which one was your favorite this week and why?  Got one to share?  Drop a comment below!

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6 thoughts on “Motivational Monday

  1. masercot says:

    You know, that first one is a lot like my early experiences with my site. I used to submit links to my site to a famous link web site. Often, they’d greenlight me. Then, in the comments, the same group would go out of their way to put down whatever I posted. So, I continued to post because I wanted to get to the point where other people didn’t dictate how I felt about my own work. After about a year, I was satisfied and stopped submitting them…

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    1. hethrgood says:

      Great story about rising above other people’s BS! I don’t take much personally (even when it’s directly aimed at me), which often ends up working against me—people assume I’m self-centered, cold, rude, you name it.

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      1. masercot says:

        One of the Buddhist sutras was of a priest who insulted Buddha. Buddha asked him, “If you give me a gift and I don’t accept it, who owns it?”. The man replied, “I do”

        So, he finished with, “I don’t accept your insult”

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  2. I like “Take nothing personally.” Sometimes people judge us before they know us. So if someone doesn’t respond to your good morning, smile a remain positive the rest of the day.

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    1. hethrgood says:

      Exactly. While I generally am able to live by this credo, I definitely experience times that I take things personally. I think it’s unavoidable at least sometimes.

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