Greatness is a given. The beauty is in finding one's very own version of greatness that's a perfect fit AND in helping our children to see the greatness that is a given in them as well. Igniting the greatness of our children is easy to do and the greatest inheritance we can give and one we can savor while we are still here to enjoy it. ~ Howard Glasser
Howard is the creator of Energy Parenting and The Nurtured Heart Approach.
If today were my last day on Earth and I could share 500 words of brilliance with the world, here are the important things I'd want to pass along to others...
If you can feel one single spark of magnificence in yourself or another, nothing stands in the way of your fanning that flame. Nothing stands in the way of creating a new and brighter flame of magnificence, that then begins to have a life of its own.
You see, it is a given.
How do I know that? Here you are reading an inspirational piece. You wouldn't be doing that unless you were determined to learn and grow. You would have no interest in such a thing unless you were already conscious enough to appreciate the beauty of being inspired and determined to take steps to improve your life. These are all already magnificent qualities. They show wisdom and spirit, still further qualities of magnificence.
In my experience, I have seen again and again that purposely fanning those flames creates a series of further awakenings to the magnificence that is already inside. As you tentatively begin to breathe life into this fire, you first find that at least in some ways, you ar...