A few years ago I learned about keeping your word and being authentic, and that is all I want around me. This article talks about traits of authentic people, and that is how I choose to live my life, http://www.mindbodygreen.com/0-14009/20-habits-of-highly-authentic-people.html.
I love connecting with people, having real talk, and it is so nice to be appreciated, and find like minded people to work and collaborate with.
I love examples of honesty, trusting your gut, and how it will persevere every time. I just watched the movie Sully, about the pilot that landed a plane on the Hudson River in New York, so fascinating how he did what he had to do, and he figured out a way to make everyone see it too.
This fascinating article about Europe and the lessons we can learn, http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/the_lessons_of_europe, also has two of the most powerful phrases about life.
“Only kindness and daring mattered.”
“Then and now, character and courage are everything.”
Below is Bob Dylan’s reaction to being chosen for a Nobel Prize. It is so brilliant and real, yet also humble.