The Story of the Disproportionate Giver

“It is better to give than to receive”. How many times have we used that phrase in our lives? Do you genuinely believe it?

Since I can remember, I derived pleasure from making others happy. People-pleasing was easy for me and quite honestly, a way of life. Pleasing others came to life in a random act of kindness here and there or going that extra mile to attain the label of being “good “. It sounds somewhat harmless, doesn’t it? Make people happy, give them what they want. Give of yourself – it’s the right thing to do. (more…)