First, though, you have to believe you’re good enough as it is. Or you have to tell yourself, even if you don’t believe it yet. Because if you don’t, who else will?
There is more to living that purely existing. It’s a wonderful, terrifying, incredible, impeccably imperfect journey, and you only get a one-way ticket. Life isn’t a round-trip affair.
“An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward. So when life is dragging you back with difficulties, it means that it’s going to launch you into something great.” – Unknown
It’s happiness from the inside out, not outside in.
If you are waiting to be kissed, go ahead and kiss them first.
It’s just you. And you will experience it differently than anyone else.
Life is about risk-taking. It’s a gamble and sometimes you will lose.
In 170 B.C., Marcus Aurelius, the last of the Five Good Emperors, sat down to write.
“The worst thing in life that you can have is a job that you hate, that you have no energy in, that you’re not creative with and you’re not thinking of the future. To me, might as well be dead.” — Robert Greene
“The warrior who trusts his path doesn’t need to prove the other way is wrong.” -Paulo Coelho