Look within to have your desires fulfilled and you will find lasting gratification.
“Civilization, in the real sense of the term, consists not in the multiplication, but in the deliberate and voluntary reduction of wants.” –Gandhi
You can make a difference - it an be as simple as feeding the birds, checking in on neighbor, picking up trash - it all counts.
Research shows that just witnessing kindness increases the likelihood of a person acting kind themselves. Do good and let it go.
While I don't believe that we are the cause of everything that occurs in our lives, I do believe that we have a role in creating many of the dilemma and situations we find ourselves in. Taking responsibility removes us from the victim role by giving us the power to direct our lives.
Believe that everything will work out exactly as it is supposed to, and that leave you open to all possibilities and attached to none.
The brain and the heart have totally different ways of responding to situations and dilemmas and it can feel like a war is raging within us. Learning to connect them can create peace and serenity and result in us making decisions we are in alignment with.