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9 Secret Rules for Being Human, Handed Down from Ancient Sanskrit Literature


9 Secret Rules for Being Human, Handed Down from Ancient Sanskrit Literature

1. YOU WILL RECEIVE A BODY.

You may like it or not, but it will be yours for the entire period round.


2. YOU WILL LEARN LESSONS.

You are enrolled in a full-time informal school called life. Each day in this school you will have the opportunity to learn lessons. You may like the lessons or think them irrelevant and stupid.


3. THERE ARE NO MISTAKES, ONLY LESSONS.

Growth is a process of trial and error, experimentation. The ‘failed’ experiments are as much a part of the process as the experiment that ultimately works.


4. A LESSON IS REPEATED UNTIL IT IS LEARNED.

A lesson will be presented to you in various forms until you have learned it, then you can go to the next lesson.


5. LEARNING LESSONS DOES NOT END.

There is no part of life that does not contain its lessons. If you are alive, there are lessons to be learned.


6. 'THERE' IS NO BETTER THAN 'HERE.'

When you're 'there' it has become 'here', you will simply another 'there' that will again look better than 'here'.


7. OTHERS ARE MERELY MIRRORS OF YOU.

You cannot love or hate something about another unless it reflects you something you love or hate yourself.


8.WHAT YOU MAKE OF YOUR LIFE IS UP TO YOU.

You have all thè tools and resources you need, what you do with them is up to you. The choice is yours.


9. THE ANSWERS LIE INSIDE YOU.