We all have rules we follow, whether we know it or not. Whether you’re at work, out with friends, or just walking down the street minding your own business, there are certain rules that everyone must follow. Some of these rules are written down in a book somewhere, but most of them aren’t. They’re just things that we sort of “know.” There are a few rules that apply to most of us, no matter where we’re from. They might not be written down, but they’re there—if you know what you’re looking for. Life is full of rules. Some are written, and some are not. Here are 11 unwritten rules that you should always follow.
Life is complicated. It’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day stresses of life, but it’s important to remember that there are some simple rules we all must follow if we want to live happy, healthy lives.
Everyone knows that the golden rule is a good way to live. You can’t expect others to treat you well if you don’t treat them well, and ultimately, it’s important for your own happiness and health that you are kind to people. But what does “kind” mean? It’s not just about being nice; kindness is an action that goes beyond the superficial niceties of polite society. Kindness means being generous with your time and energy, even when those around you may seem unappreciative or undeserving of it. Kindness means being open-minded enough to see someone else’s point of view—even if it differs from yours—and understanding why they feel that way instead of assuming they’re wrong simply because their beliefs differ from yours.
I hope these tips have helped you to make a difference in your life and the lives of those around you. If there’s one thing I learned from writing this post, it’s that we all need to remember that we are all human beings who deserve respect and kindness.