Speaking Engagements Featuring James Donaldson

13 Reasons Why To Live

1. LIFE is an invitation to learn, a school. We can learn something from every moment, good or bad.

13 Reasons Why To Live

2. LIFE is not static, it's in constant movement, much like the waves of the ocean. Each wave that comes brings with it new experiences, and each one is different. So just like the bad ones can sometimes show no mercy, the good ones also come and refresh us. Nothing last forever.

13 Reasons Why To Live

3. LIFE is a gift; some beings (children) depart too soon and don’t have the fortune to know life. Those who have it should enjoy it.

13 Reasons Why To Live

4. LIFE is not only our own. It also belongs to those who surround us. We should take care of ourselves because we are important to others, even when sometimes we are not aware of that.

13 Reasons Why To Live

5. Each new day is a new experience. If we don't live it, we don't know what we’re missing.

13 Reasons Why To Live

6. We are the designers of our LIFE; it is our challenge to find beauty when just the opposite happens. It is possible and also brings rewards.

13 Reasons Why To Live

7. We all live through experiences that leave scars. However, there is always someone to give us a hand during those difficult times. The important thing is to accept that help. This is a lesson in and of itself.

13 Reasons Why To Live

8. Making an effort and dealing with problems makes us aware of how strong we really are. Therefore, all those things that upset us, are not so that we become weak, but so that we understand ourselves better and get to know who we really are.

13 Reasons Why To Live

9. To LIVE is to discover something about ourselves of which we were not aware.

13 Reasons Why To Live

10. To LIVE is to look at ourselves in the mirror and discover a message of love in our own eyes.

13 Reasons Why To Live

11. To LIVE is to allow ourselves to fall in love, with someone, with something, or with life itself.

13 Reasons Why To Live

12. If death gives meaning to life, then consider it, but in order to learn to live better.

13 Reasons Why To Live

13. Death is waiting for us anyways; why call on it before our time?

James Donaldson on Mental Health (33)