Day Seven

My day was really good as I felt like all of my virtues went pretty well. Tranquility was successful today, especially after my fitness class where we did yoga. It was honestly a really relaxing way to start the day. It gave me a lot of peace to face the stresses of the beginning of the week.

I did fairly well on patience today. The reason I say that is because I really didn’t have anything in my day that made me anxious or feel overwhelmed to the point where I had to breathe and just be patient. So, it was a really positive day but I wasn’t really able to work on that virtue which I think is an accomplishment in itself. 

Moderation was great as I was able to spend time with my friends a lot today, which is something that I haven’t been able to do much of lately. I have been focusing on homework and getting ahead for the week as well as resting from tennis and recovering. I am so sore after playing all weekend!

Order was alright because I have been putting things away in my room and from my suitcase but it’s still pretty messy. I feel like I need to really commit once to cleaning it all up and starting fresh but it has been really hard for me to just set aside time to do that. 

Joy was great today because I got to be with my friends. They bring me a lot of happiness and just being around them makes me feel lucky and grateful to have them in my life. I really want to prioritize time with them because I am always so much better-off when I get to see them. 

I hope all of you have had a good start to your week!

Bryson Langford

Author: Bryson Langford

Working on tranquility, moderation, order, patience, and joy.

10 thoughts on “Day Seven”

  1. I love yoga! What a great way to start your day off. I am so happy your day was filled with joy, I hope you get to enjoy being with your friends throughout the rest of the week!-Avery Kim:)

  2. I’m happy you had such a peaceful day 🙂 Having a day where you don’t have to actively practice Patience might just mean that you’re getting good enough at it to do it naturally. That’s so great that you value time with your friends so much. Also, congrats on making it to the finals yesterday!

  3. Accidently hit post, ignore the above comment!
    I feel the same about order, I really need to commit to cleaning up my room, but have not found the time. Hanging out with friends is always good for both joy, tranquillity, and moderation. Good job on having a successful day!

  4. Yoga is honestly so helpful in resetting your brain & your body, too! It sounds like you did super well with all your virtues! Keep it up!!

    1. Also: just identifying myself so as not to freak you out being all anonymous which I totally did not mean to do! 🙂

  5. Ooooo yoga is always so relaxing and freeing! You are doing a great job with all your virtues. I struggle to committing to cleaning up everything sometimes too, so I can relate. It’s always so nice once you do though so I hope you can set aside some time for that. Great job!!!

  6. I’m so glad you had time to hang out with friends and find joy in your day. Also, yoga sounds so relaxing and like an excellent way to start off the week. It seems like all your virtues are going great. Keep it up!

  7. I wish I got to start my day with yoga. I also need to commit to cleaning up my room. Good job keeping up with your virtues and your busy life.

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