The meaning of a lotus flower ranges from divine purity and enlightenment, as in Buddhism, wealth, as in Hinduism, to rebirth, as in the ancient Egyptian religion. Many of the ancient meanings are still in use today.
Give people more than they expect and do it cheerfully.
Marry a man/woman you love to talk to. As you get older, their conversational skills will be as important as any other.
Don’t believe all you hear,
spend all you have
or sleep all you want.
When you say,
‘I love you,’ mean it.
When you say, ‘I’m sorry,’
look the person in the eye.
Be engaged at least six months
before you get married.
Believe in love at first sight.
Never laugh at anyone’s dreams.
People who don’t have dreams don’t have much.
In disagreements, fight fairly.
No name calling.
Don’t judge people
by their relatives.
but think quickly.
When someone asks you a question you don’t want to answer,
smile and ask, ‘Why do you want to know?’
Say ‘bless you’
when you hear someone sneeze.
When you lose,
don’t lose the lesson.
Remember the three R’s:
Respect for self;
Respect for others;
and Responsibility for all your actions.
Don’t let a little dispute
injure a great friendship.
Smile when picking up the phone.
The caller will hear it in your voice.
A true friend
is someone who reaches for your hand
and touches your heart.