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Daily Insights

Daily Insights are insightful truths about reality that empower us to transform our way of thinking.

They are often challenging, and give us the coaching and courage to behave in a way we might never have thought of. They’re great to dwell on and remind ourselves of throughout the day.

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Open-ended commitment

Open-ended commitment to a task can become a real threat to enthusiasm. Every agreement needs a time limit, after which it can be re-assessed.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Relational Insights (R 174)

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The boundary between helping and intruding

If you don’t know where the boundary is between helping and intruding, you will invoke resentment on both sides, and then blame the other for their ‘ingratitude.’

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Relational Insights (R 173)

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Sensitivity without honesty

Sensitivity without honesty results in the accumulation of resentment. Honesty without sensitivity is alienating.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Relational Insights (R 172)

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Trust must be restored

In order to get closer, you must first give up some of your independence, but what will that threaten within you? Trust must be restored.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Relational Insights (R 171)

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Postponed Happiness

So many have ‘postponed happiness’ until their spouse ‘gets their act together’. Beware the powerlessness of the victim’s mindset.

© Copyright D. Riddell, 2012
Book Reference: Relational Insights (R 170)

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