The importance of good health

28 Oct

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In our daily lives we often forget to consider how lucky we are and how important it is not to take our health for granted. I encourage you to pause for a moment and think about if you are taking care of your health. Do not take it for granted to stay healthy. Think about what you can do to improve your health. We always think nothing is going to happen to me – until. Believe my, it happened to me a year ago. I had to stay in bed for few weeks. It was a terrible experience which no one could see beforehand. I got my health back now but this experience stays with me. I’m not trying to scare you all only trying to point out that we should appreciate the health we have and the be aware of how important it is to take care of ourselves. It is our responsibility towards our children. If we don’t do it nobody will do it for us.

“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.” Buddha 

English: Painting of Gautama Buddha sitting in...

English: Painting of Gautama Buddha sitting in Dhyana, unharmed by the demons of Mara. Sanskrit Astasahasrika Prajnaparamita Sutra manuscript written in the Ranjana script. Nalanda, Bihar, India. Circa 700-1100 CE. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


One Response to “The importance of good health”

  1. kirstyvdw October 30, 2012 at 7:06 am #

    Reblogged this on southafricandukan and commented:
    How true these words are…

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