Wisdom from Liz Strauss

Life – it’s what we do between the time we get here and when we go. We only get one, and despite what other folks might suppose, it’s ours to determine what to do with it.

We don’t measure life in hours and minutes. We measure life in memories and moments.

What do you think of when you read this sentence? “It was the time of my life.”

We don’t say that often enough.

Life either happens to us, or we take hold of life and live it. Here are 10 ways start living your life.

  1. Give yourself permission to claim your life. You’re the only one who can decide you’re in charge of your life. Turn off the editors, the “shoulds, have tos, and musts”, and the rules that didn’t come from you.
  2. Define what living means to you. Picture yourself at the end of your life looking back. What words would you want to describe how you lived and who you are?
  3. Stop living in the future. Every time you think “when I have time I will,” stop. Ask yourself, “Why not now?” Choose your life every morning.
  4. Surround yourself with people who enjoy living. They’ve obviously discovered how to have live. Why not hang with the pros?…Continue reading at InspireMeToday.com.

Liz is a social web strategist, a writer, a publisher, and a media genius.

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Photo Credit:†Max Elman


W. C
W. C3 months ago


William C
William C3 months ago

Thank you.

Marianna B M.

thanks for sharing

Danny M.
Danny M6 years ago

Thank you for sharing! Great article!

Elisabeth T.
Elisabeth T6 years ago

Thanks, good article

Jennifer C.
Past Member 6 years ago

Thanks for sharing.

Kristine Huff
Kristine H6 years ago

Wonderful advice to live by. Thank you.

Dave C.
David C6 years ago

thanks, love the picture.