Wednesday Words of Wisdom

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“We are all here for some special reason. Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.” ― Robin Sharma
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Wednesday Words of Wisdom

“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.”― Marie Curie

Thankful Thursday: Change of Perspective 

Whether it’s because time has passed, you’ve experienced more, or you’re able to see from another point of view … having a change of perspective can be a true weight off your shoulders.

Choosing to Find Happiness in Every Moment

In the true fashion of most Western Millennials I’ve encountered, I’ve spent the better part of my life trying to live one full of meaning and happiness. From the deluge of posts on social media, I see us all calling out to one another, manically searching for this Holy Grail of Happiness. Like I imagine many of those in my generation, I have read my fair share of articles and books, attended many a promising lecture or sermon, and have even times futilely attempted to force an experience that was ‘meaningful’ and could ‘make me’ ‘truly happy’.

The days grow shorter.

The years go by faster.

In the blink of an eye, I am no longer an angsty teen nor a restless young adult.

I see society around me shift. I am now viewed as a full-fledged adult. Not just an adult, but a somewhat wise, responsible adult- worthy of teaching children and having a mortgage. I accept this new role apprehensively and continue on with my ridiculous search for happiness and the meaning of life; knowing I am not alone in this seemingly never ending quest.

 

The A-Ha Moment

So it came as a surprise that the most profound discovery on my quest thus far would come how or when it did.

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Wednesday Words of Wisdom

“Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens.” ― Khalil Gibran