Appropriate Resolutions for life’s relationships.



  We learn in friendship to look with the eyes of another, to listen with his ears and to feel with his heart. - UNKNOWN


   Forgiveness is not an occasional act; it is a permanent attitude.



  I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again. - WILLIAM PENN


  He who does not trust enough will not be trusted. - LAO TSE


  All paths are the same; they lead nowhere. The question you must ask yourself    is "Does this path have heart?" - DON JUAN to CARLOS CASTENEDA


  Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. - RALPH WALDO EMERSON


  Never in this world can hatred be stilled by hatred; it will be stilled only by non-hatred; this is the law eternal. - BUDDHA


  “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” - PETER DRUCKER

Text Box: When the going gets tough….


"Don't be so open-minded that your brain falls out."      – unknown


Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.



Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive.      - UNKNOWN


"The most powerful agent of growth and transformation is something much more basic than any technique: a change of heart." - JOHN WELWOOD

Website table of contents  and Joseph Ravick …  links to what’s on this site and who I am.

ABOUT Conflict...  What conflicts look like…

DisputesWHAT DO DISPUTES LOOK LIKE,  and how do people react or respond when conflicts escalate into disputes? (the many faces of conflict),.

COMMUNICATION & CONFLICT  Definitions, terms, jargon

CONFLICT RESOLUTION TIPS AND GUIDELINES: Strategies and behaviours for you to apply when in conflict.

CONFLICT CHRONICLES: Original stories by Joseph Ravick with a common theme. The chronicles feature real-life conflicts describing the people, their relationships, and the outcomes which they experienced whether they liked it or not.