Posts Tagged ‘choices’

Own Life?

Posted: July 4, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“People who own their lives do not feel guilty when they make choices about where they are going.” -Brene Brown

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“Living and dying with the choices I’ve made. -George Jones

“‘If I were given $1 million’
According to the respondents, here are some of the things people would do if they suddenly received an influx of cash…

  • 54% of respondents would spend it

According to Charles Schwab, Americans are paying attention to their friends’ personal-finance choices. Sixty percent of people said they’ve wondered how others on social media were able to afford things like expensive trips… And out of a variety of factors (including family, friends, and co-workers), social media was reported to have the worst influence on money management…

A whopping 59% said they live paycheck to paycheck, and 44% carry a credit-card balance or struggle to keep up with payments, according to Charles Schwab.” -The Crux

Dumb Luck

Posted: May 15, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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Don’t sit around waiting for dumb luck; take action on choices that will lead you where you want to go.

Your Story

Posted: March 31, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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Daily choices create your life story. What do you want your life story to be?

“Money is more than ‘just money’. It’s a way of keeping score and staying honest. When we spend money, we make choices. We accept trade-offs, taking real time and resources that could have been used elsewhere. And we have to ask – is it worth it?” -Bill Bonner

“We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves.” -Thomas Merton