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Fortune Cookie Life Lesson #33 Think of how you can assist with a problem, not who to blame. Blaming others for problems does not make you happy. I have learned this intensively through the years and have just managed recently to put this lesson to good use. It is so easy to blame anyone and not take responsibility for your part in the problem. When we blame others, we are attacking them… Read More

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Fortune Cookie Life Lesson #22 When both feet are planted firmly, nothing can shake you. Sometimes it can be tough to stand your ground when there are opposing sides coming at you. I am a passionate person and when I have chosen to stand my ground the consequences of my choice to stand firm has affected certain relationships. The decisions I made were based mainly on the safety of my family and… Read More

Fortune Cookie Life Lesson #20 Tolerance is a virtue few have. I will be honest when I picked up this one I had to chuckle a little. Like I said when I started this project that these fortune cookie papers had significant meaning to them and I knew I would be learning valuable lessons from these little phrases. How can we be more tolerant around others and in situations that we may… Read More

Fortune Cookie Life Lesson #14 Whatever you want to do, do it. There are only so many tomorrows. One of the things I want to do is get out of debt. This fortune phrase hit it right on the head and I want out of debt now. Something I struggled with most of my life was my finances. I was never very good at keeping a budget and didn’t quite learn the… Read More

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Fortune Cookie Life Lesson #10 Leadership is action not position. Am I a leader or a follower? A question that I was asking myself when I received my next fortune out of the jar and the answer was merely I have no idea. For most of my life, I would consider myself to have been a follower. I was the type of person that usually goes with the flow and never sighted… Read More

Fortune Cookie Life Lesson #7 Knowledge is priceless. Think about all the things we have been able to learn throughout our lives. From the time we were in diapers to being productive members of society. When we were children, we were always taught. We were taught how to tie our shoes, brush our teeth, and read. As we grew older, there was driving and school that we attended. We may have had… Read More

  Fortune Cookie Life Lesson #4 It is a great piece of skill to know how to guide your luck even while waiting for it. Take a minute to think about the luckiest person you know. Why is this person so lucky, and what makes them so lucky? Who Has the Best Luck? When I stop and think about all the people that I have come across in life that I considered… Read More