God grant me the SERENITY to accept the things I cannot change… The COURAGE to change the things I can… And the WISDOM to know the difference. Photographed and digital arts by Paulette L Motzko, PLM Studios, Copyright 2016 Continue reading The Serenity Prayer – Make it a Way of Life.
Good morning to all the 1,507 followers of Totally Inspired Mind: Where Positive Minds Congregate. Thank you for sharing the stories, points and words of wisdom I write and hand select each day. When you wake up in the morning don’t just run to get your morning cup of coffee (like I swear by) but show LOVE and THOUGHTFULNESS to every person who is in … Continue reading Who Needs a Good Morning Hug? Hug The One You’re With & You’ll be Hugged Too!
Time Wasted You Never Get Back Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko May 22 and May 26th, 2014 Copyright May 2014 Time Wasted you never get back to invest in yourself and your future. If you don’t live each moment wisely now, you will only have a bunch of lackluster memories and regrets. Be your best friend and only associate with positive people who are … Continue reading Be True To Your Best Self
Image from Pinterest Compiled by Paulette L Motzko March 22, 2014 2:56 a.m. Continue reading Think about winning the day…If you are worried about the mountain in the distance, you might trip over the molehill right in front of you. – Drew Brees
“You’ll never find a rainbow if you’re looking down” – Charlie Chaplin Photo by Paulette L. Motzko Photography When was the last time you “found a rainbow” in an unlikely place, meaning just found someoneone who touched you in a special way or came across something meaningful or positive or touching in a seeming ordinary situation? Written by Paulette L. Motzko Copyright January 2014 10:56 … Continue reading You’ll never find a rainbow if you’re looking down. – Charlie Chaplin
“Our attitudes are the single biggest asset we will ever carry around with us. It is even more valuable than the money in your wallet. Why? Because you can have all the money in the world and squander it or not be good to others. The person with a winning attitude will make the most out of whatever situation they’re in, rich or not.”- Paulette … Continue reading The biggest handicap in the world is negative thinking. – Heather Whitestone
I wish everyone and myself health firstly…of body, mind and spirit, because without that it makes it difficult to do anything else or enjoy life to the fullest. I hope everybody finds work, if they are not working and that it is doing something they love. I also hope that you can more than pay your bills but know financial independence. I want everyone reading … Continue reading Paulette L. Motzko’s Wishes For 2014 For Everyone & Herself
Have a peaceful and happy Thanksgiving everybody! Remember it isn’t important how lumpy your gravy is that goes with the turkey, but that you are blessed enough to have turkey to eat. Nobody cares about the dust on your furniture but sitting with you on the couch or chair and talking and visiting with YOU. You don’t have to be a carbon copy of Martha … Continue reading Thank you to the 500 Wonderful, Intelligent, Loving & Caring Followers on Totally Inspired Mind-Happy Thanksgiving!
We can make bigger impacts on other people’s lives than you might guess. For instance, when you are in a store next time: Pay attention to the people waiting on you, working for you, unpacking boxes, lifting and doing manuel labor. Ask them how they are doing and don’t just create elevator talk, but genuinely care. Don’t ask the question, unless you genuinely want to … Continue reading If You Wish To Be a Pencil To Write Someone’s Happiness, Then Try To Be a Nice Eraser To Remove Some of The Sadness
The three photos after this story were Sara’s and I fell in love with the poignant quotes on the photos and the beautiful scenery in the photo. I had no idea that Sara was facing living with melanoma, and traumatic brain injury, but her words are filled with life and the living and of hope. I couldn’t resist sharing her story with you. Paulette Le … Continue reading CDT 2014 – Sara an Amazing, Courageous and Inspiring Young Lady!
“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” – Dalai Lama Paulette Le Pore Motzko Totally Inspired Mind – Where Positive Minds Congregate Continue reading Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
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“Man’s real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so.” – Edgar Allan Poe My mother Ramona use to tell me when I was a small child “Whatever you believe you can do you will do. Envision yourself successful and you will be. Work as hard as you possibly can on every task you do, and you will … Continue reading Man’s Real Life is Happy, Chiefly Because He is Ever Expecting That it Soon Will Be
Emelia Lauqier Rodriguez Written by Paulette Le Pore Motzko July 12th, 2013 9:32 p.m. Yesterday when I went to eat lunch at Food 4 Less after writing a proposal for photos, feature story and to be a moderator of a client’s awesome restaurant-I met Emelia Laugier Rodriguez. She was sitting across from her daughter Evelyn, who were enjoying something I remembered giving me so … Continue reading Emelia Lauqier Rodriguez-Tower of Strength, Fountain of Wisdom
“Do What Works and Avoid What Doesn’t-The Best Motto to Remember in Life.”- Paulette Le Pore Motzko If you pay attention to the things you have done in life that has produced a positive outcome and then continue doing it and avoid making the same mistake again, you can adjust what you do like a sailor on the sea adjusts the sails or … Continue reading “Do What Works …
Share ways that you have done these things: 1. Made time for what you wanted to do 2. Created an opportunity 3. Been unique 4. Transformed your misfortune 5. Learned from a mistake 6. Opened your mind to a new way of thinking 7.Embraced life and living Paulette Le Pore Motzko December 30th, 2012 Continue reading Don’t Wait for Time-Make It!
Every Time You Subtract Negative From Your Life You Make Room For Positive. Continue reading Every Time You Subtract Negative From Your Life You Make Room For Positive
This was the creed I went by when I eliminated anyone or anything who was abusive, manipulative or who I felt had anything other than genuine good intentions from my life. It removed 4 family members, but they weren’t good for much any way. Family is who includes you Remembers you Cares about you Asks “How Are You” on a regular basis And knows about … Continue reading Every Time You Subtract Negative From Your Life You Make Room For Positive
“Your perspective and viewpoint in life is like a flash light. What you see depends on where you aim the beam of light. You can see only darkness or see the light. Always look for the positive in any situation because that is the “light”. You could say that the negative side of life is the “dark side”-kind of like Star Wars, I guess. (Was … Continue reading You Direct Your Attention to What You Want-Like a Flashlight Shines a Beam of Light