During his most recent appearance on Good Morning America, Henry Cavill talked about his source of inspiration to be positive every day and to live a happier life: An article that brings 50 quotes of wisdom, called: “50 Life Lessons From An 80-Year-Old-Man“.
What lessons are those? We’re bringing it to you! Read below:
1 » Have a firm handshake.
2 » Look people in the eye.
3 » Sing in the shower.
4 » Own a great stereo system.
5 » If in a fight, hit hard and hit first.
6 » Keep secrets.
7 » Never give up on anybody.
8 » Always accept an outstretched hand.
9 » Be brave. Even if you’re not, pretend to be. No one can tell the difference.
10 » Whistle.
11 » Avoid sarcastic remarks.
12 » Choose your life’s significant other carefully. From this one decision will come 90 percent of all your happiness or misery.
13 » Make it a habit to do nice things for people who will never find out.
14 » Lend only those books that you never tend to send again.
15 » Never deprive someone of hope; it might be all they have.
16 » When playing games with children, let them win.
17 » Give people a second chance, but not a third.
18 » Be romantic.
19 » Become the most positive and enthusiastic person you know.
20 » Loosen up, Relax. Except for rare life-and-death matters, nothing is as important as it first seems.
21 » Don’t allow the phone to interrupt important moments. It’s there for our convenience, not the caller’s.
22 » Be a good loser.
23 » Be a good winner.
24 » Think twice before burdening a friend with a secret.
25 » When someone hugs you, let them be the first to let go.
26 » Be modest. A lot was accomplished before you were born.
27 » Keep it simple.
28 » Beware of the person who has nothing to lose.
29 » Don’t burn bridges. You’ll be surprised how many times you have to cross the same river.
30 » Live your life so that your obituary could read, No regrets.
31 » Be bold and courageous. When you look back on life, you’ll regret the things you didn’t do more than the ones you did.
32 » Never waste an opportunity to tell someone you love them.
33 » Remember no one makes it alone. Have a grateful heart and be quick to acknowledge those who helped you.
34 » Take charge of your attitude. Don’t let someone else choose it for you.
35 » Visit friends and relatives when they are in the hospital; even if it is just for a few minutes.
36 » Begin each day with some of your favorite music.
37 » Once in awhile, take the scenic route.
38 » Send a lot of Valentine cards. Sign them, “Someone who thinks you’re terrific.”
39 » Answer the phone with enthusiasm and energy in your voice.
40 » Keep a notepad and pencil on your bed-side table. Million-dollar ideas sometimes strike at 3 a.m.
41 » Show respect for everyone who works for a living, regardless of how trivial their job.
42 » Send your loved ones flowers. Think of a reason later.
43 » Make someone’s day by paying the toll for the person in the car behind you.
44 » Become someone’s hero.
45 » Marry only for love.
46 » Count your blessings.
47 » Compliment the meal when you’re a guest in someone’s home.
48 » Wave at the children on a school bus.
49 » Remember that 80 percent of the success in any job is based on your ability to deal with people.
50 » Don’t expect life to be fair.
We have lots to learn from these quotes, right? Thank you, Henry, for sharing with us such precious wisdom.
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