7 Things Miss Piggy Can Teach Us About Life

Posted September 14, 2012 by Marcy Twete in On the Ladder

She’s an icon for women (and pigs) around the world. She always looks her best and she’s unapologetic in her communication style. There is no other Miss Piggy, and we all know and love her. That’s why I was excited with Life Coach Tonya Sheridan wrote “7 Things Miss Piggy Can Teach Us About Life” for MindBodyGreen.com recently.

Sure, we can learn a lot from Miss Piggy if we just apply her wisdom to our daily lives. Here are a couple of my favorite snippets Tonya found from the incomparable Miss P.

2. On Time: “The early bird gets the worm – which is what he deserves.” ~ Miss Piggy
 We are taught whoever arrives there first will be the only one who is able to grab hold of the opportunities or else they are lost. The truth is, we can plan and we can prepare, but we also need to relax and enjoy the ride because everything happens in its own time.

6. On Enjoying Life: “A bowl of fruit is sometimes served in place of dessert. This practice should be discouraged.” ~ Miss Piggy
It’s important to enjoy life and indulge a little. Don’t take it so seriously that you take all of the fun out of it – have that piece of chocolate and splurge for the ocean view room.

About the Author

Marcy Twete

Marcy Twete is a career fundraiser turned corporate responsibility executive, a career and networking expert and the author of the book "You Know Everybody! A Career Girl’s Guide to Building a Network That Works."