|Overcoming adversity and maintaining wellbeing by focusing on purpose and beliefs is this month’s theme. Deeply meaningful quotes from a psychiatrist Holocaust victim plus a Greek philosopher prompt meaningful reflection on the power and influence of circumstantial perception:|
‘Life is never made unbearable by circumstances, only by lack of meaning and purpose.’
‘It is not events, but our beliefs about them that cause us suffering.’
Both quotes are listed in: WELL-BEING – EQ4U
Words associated with this month’s theme:
• Pertinacious – resolute /holding firmly to an opinion or course of action.
• Fervent – intensity of feeling or belief.
• Valorous – having strength, courage, bravery.