Don’t Settle In Life Until You’ve Found Your Fire

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When you don’t know who you are or why you’re here, you must run, and you must not look back. Escape yourself, escape your life. Run. Keep running until you find your purpose, until you find your fire.

You will know in your heart if you have to go, don’t ignore it. Don’t be afraid of change.

You’ll change.

You’ll grow stronger. You’ll grow wiser. You’ll grow wilder.

You will cross paths with people who will hurt you, who will inspire you, who will contour you. These people may be here just for a moment, a year, or the rest of your life. They may come to you to destroy you, to make you feel like life is not worth living. They may come to you in the most unexpected hour, in your darkest of days, to listen to you. They may come to you to pick you up, to enlighten you, to teach you. They may come to you to love you, to make you realize life is worth it.

Each soul has given a gift to yours, a memory. And each memory has evolved you.

You’ve changed.

You’ll carry on changing, you’ve always been changing. That’s the beauty of growing. And you’ll realize you didn’t need to find your purpose or your fire. You had them both all along. You will take chances and you’ll surprise yourself, you will do things you never thought you were capable of. You’ll be passionate and you’ll be proud of who are. You’ll have a new strength. A new love for yourself, a new love for life. You won’t settle, and you won’t ever sacrifice your happiness.

On your journey you’ll fall for the magic of being alive. You’ll fall because you chose to run.

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