Monthly Archives: November 2014

The Classic Pamela Positive: What We Can Learn from the Gentle, Observant Jain Religion

footprints-261397_640Jainism is a group that believes we should leave barely a footprint on this earth.  They believe in gentility, kindness, and care for every living creature.  It’s even to the extent of not eating root vegetables, because pulling up the roots makes the plant die.  Jains honor every living thing. Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: Listening – A Business Bliss

colleagues-437024_640When getting involved internationally, it’s so important to listen to others. Respect the person, the culture, and their local community.  To do so is to honor the unique wisdom and presence they bring to the world. Continue reading

The Classic Pamela Positive: God Help Me To Become a Clearer More Loving Person

man-407232_640God help me to become a clearer more loving person.

To think of others more; myself less.
To listen more carefully; respond in deeper gentleness. Continue reading

Gloomy Christians?

Pope Francis 4“Christians are joyful; they are never gloomy. God is at our side…Jesus has shown us that the face of God is that of a loving Father. Sin and death have been defeated. Christians cannot be pessimists! If we are truly in love with Christ and if we sense how much he loves us, our hearts will ‘light up’ with a joy that spreads to everyone around us.”

— Pope Francis

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The Classic Pamela Positive: Wisdom, Philosophy, Greatness

baby-444950_640“Keep me away from the wisdom which does not cry, the philosophy which does not laugh and the greatness which does not bow before children.”

— Kahlil Gibran

What a beautiful quote from Kahlil Gibran, a philosopher and leader who was so conscious of living in tune with nature, our feelings and our sincerest intentions. Continue reading