Oct. 12, 2017 – Today’s Gift from Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017

Today’s thought from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is: 

Give to the world the best you have and the best will come back to you.
 — Madeline Bridges

Sometimes we feel lazy or bored, and then we don’t do our best work. Perhaps we are daydreaming instead of listening closely to what a friend is trying to tell us. When we are not really paying attention to our activities or the people around us, we’ll likely miss out on something important because we do receive in equal measure what we give. And this truth works in every aspect of our lives.

When we treat our friends, our families, even people we don’t know well with kindness, we’ll experience kindness in return. Our own actions and attitudes toward others are what we can expect from others as well.

You are reading from the book:

Today’s Gift by Anonymous

Today’s Gift © 1985, 1991 by Hazelden Foundation

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