Helen Palmer (nice_cup_of_tea) wrote,
Helen Palmer

Thought for the day...

I saw this quote on A Modern Mother blog by Susana and thought it was worth sharing...

Be happy and rejoice in everyone's success. Jealously makes your bum look big.

I am guilty so often of thinking that someone else's success will take away from mine, that somehow there is a shared pot of success which gets doled out. And yet, the more success we have, the more generous we are with our time and energy, the more success we all have. And yes, jealously is a nasty, energy sapping emotion.

And if that wasn't enough, my post birth bum does NOT need to be any bigger :-)
Tags: odds and sods

  • 15 Years of HBR and some career nostalgia

    I've spent the last weeks clearing my office space... it's been a rollercoaster ride down memory lane. And since we could only have one box moved,…

  • And the week ended

    It's been an emotional week, packing up and saying goodbye to the office building that I've worked in for the past 13 years, and the same office…

  • The Easter Bunny is getting prepared..

    .. to post treats out to Poland, Germany and close to home :-) Boing, Boing, Boing...

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.