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Not just Yoda speaks wise words, also the Muppets integrate a few words of wisdom into their humerous chats. Since the new season is about to start (*YEAH*), here are 5 essential Work-Life-Balance rules from the Muppets.
LESSON ONE: IT’S IMPORTANT TO HAVE A GOOD BUSINESS PARTNER
“With good friends you can’t lose / Opportunity just knocked / Let’s reach out and grab it / Together we’ll nab it”—Fozzie Bear and Kermit the Frog singing “Moving Right Along”
LESSON TWO: IT’S IMPORTANT TO UNPLUG
“I finish work, I go home, read a book, have a couple of beers, take myself for a walk, and go to bed.”—Rowlf the Dog
LESSON THREE: FIND PEOPLE WHO SHARE YOUR VISION
“I’ve got a dream too. But it’s about singing and dancing and making people happy. That’s the kind of dream that gets better, the more people you share it with. And, well, I’ve found a whole bunch of friends who have the same dream. And it kind of makes us like a family.”—Kermit
LESSON FOUR: KEEP REINVENTING
“Life’s like a movie, write your own ending, keep believing, keep pretending.”—Kermit
LESSON FIVE: YOU OWE IT TO YOURSELF
“I guess I was wrong when I said I never promised anyone, I promised me.”—Kermit
Read the full article here: “5 Work-Life Lessons from the Muppets” auf FastCompany.