The essential lesson I've learned in life is to just be yourself. Treasure the magnificent being that you are and recognize first and foremost you're not here as a human being only. You're a spiritual being having a human experience.
Respect your kids. Too many adults demand respect from kids without showing any respect in return. ~Lyle Perry While I believe parenting comes before friending your children I absolutely agree Respect is huge: Ways To Respect Your Kids"
I said to someone I know, "I don't know why this hurts so much". And she said, "it hurts because it matters". And that was a huge thing for me to realize. That there are things in life that hurt. And they hurt because they are important.
“You either like me or you don’t. It took me twenty-something years to learn how to love myself, I don’t have that kinda time to convince somebody else.” — Daniel Franzese Some good truth but perhaps wrong attitude.