dinsdag 23 november 2010

Taking a Different Perspective




This theme is very close to my heart. I love to renew my thinking. How do I want to live? (freedom, quality over quantity, doing new things, slow living) Why am I doing things the way I do them? Because this is what I think I need to do? Or because I think this is what others expect from me? I love to stay close to how I am made and to encourage others to do the same. Having a different perspective on life, isn't always easy (I do not always feel brave enough) but at the same time it keeps me excited about life like a child & that is worth something!
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(I'm very excited to see/hear what your thoughts are on this subject!)

19 opmerkingen:

  1. I like the way you question things and I also feel this is a good way live. Keeps life fresh, changing for the better. Brava Anna!

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  2. It's not easy to find a good balance between expectations, wants and needs. I guess the best way is to sieve through them all, and find what's truly of value.

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  3. ''kill your ''darlings''
    en
    ''doe vooral wat je niet durft''

    hupsakee lieve anna!

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  4. oh yeah. definitely.
    the things that challenge you, make you feel free.
    that's a big step!
    good luck.

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  5. I find that living without taking a stand gives you another perspective too. Just accepting live, you know?

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  6. I was nodding, yes, yes as I read your clear expression.
    Your post reminds me of some words recently I copied down on a piece of paper: "Make your own nature
    your guide in Life",
    (Its from a song by Layne Redmond)
    best wishes and happy week!

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  7. I'm asking me the same questions again and again, and this is why I have that TOLSTOI quote hanging on my fridge:
    "If you want to be happy, be."

    ;o)

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  8. This is a great way of thinking. I often find myself so lost in my daily routines that I don't even think anymore, I just act. Doing something totally different - or maybe even just doing something A LITTLE different from the ordinary would probably brighten up my days.

    Now, you've given me something to think about for the rest of the week! :)

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  9. Mooi! zeker voor de feestmaanden een goede gedachte om in je broekzak te houden ;)

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  10. you hit the nail on the head. and i like so much how you expressed it in your photos. i couldn't agree more. it feels so refreshing and energizing to go around and read everyone's posts and see how they are all addressing this idea. xoxo

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  11. Good to question ourselves and the way we live sometimes. A change in perspective now and then is always great.

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  12. i feel this same way. I'm always wondering if i'm living my life the way i truly want to live it. I'm sure as long as we're questioning that we are doing something right. ( :

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