Motivational Quotes to Get Through Hard Times
Every day we are faced with different life challenges that provide an opportunity to learn something new. These challenges are designed to help you get stronger and wiser. Your decision on whether the challenge is a problem or an opportunity determines who you are as a person. The way the world appears to you, is actually according to how you view the world. Your mind is powerful; it can shape and change your world. Do not focus on the fall; focus on rising up again. As you face life challenges, remember the light at the end of the tunnel can always be on if you decide it so.
When we are young we have dreams and see others around us living theirs. As we get older we realize that those dreams are attained through hard work. You learn that there will be odds to overcome but with hard work your dreams are possible. When put to the test; prepare yourself to pass with flying colors.
We have no control over time, but we do have control over how we choose to use our time. Make a habit to always get up after the fall. It is your choices, it is your actions and it is your life. There is nothing wrong on making yourself a priority; in fact you owe it to yourself.
As problems come about, they often seem daunting, almost like there is no end. Like stated before, the problems provide an opportunity to grow. During the good times in life, we celebrate and get unfamiliar with having struggles. We forget that we are equipped with strength and skills to take on the problems. The values of the lessons we learn are priceless. The new skills acquire will forever be within you.
What if your life was only measured by the amount of time you spend laughing? Would it be ranked high or low? Life is about those precious moments where we can laugh even in the face of issues. Live your life your way, laugh as often as possible. Laugh until you have to catch your breath to recover. As the saying goes, “Laughter is good for the soul.”
It requires great courage to stay true to who you are. It may seem easier to conform and just go with the flow. There is no true reward to conforming and not being who you are. You were born with a purpose and when you choose to not be you; your risk the chance to miss out on your mission in life. Just because everyone is going left does not mean you have to follow. Maybe they are just not sure of the direction they should be heading. People may say you are different or weird, but at least you are you. You have to do what is best for you; follow the direction that leads you to your happy place.
BELIEVING IN YOUR DREAMS
When things are not going accordingly, it does not mean they are going wrong. Sometimes things go affray to redirect you. Keep believing and never give up hope. Fight for your dreams and know that it is worth it. Losing is not failing, it is an opportunity to learn how to do it right. If at first you do not succeed, try and try again.
MAKING A CHANGE
Making a change is no easy feat. However, if you are not in the space you desire; then you must reflect. Take a deep breath and come up with a plan for taking the first step towards your goal. If you keep on task, it will lead you down the right path. Do not be discouraged if you path takes you to a cross-road, know that you can make a U-turn and get back on track. Keep your eyes on the future and let the pass go.
BEING IN THE MOMENT
To live in each moment is to be at peace. We cannot change the past so do not lose precious time holding on to regrets. Be present and enjoy each moment before it passes you by. Keep your eyes open and enjoy the journey of life.
The best thing that has ever been said to me is; “Expect nothing and appreciate everything.” The practice of being grateful, thankful and appreciative will lead you to true happiness. If you learn to be thankful for everything you have each day, you will find that the universe will keep you in good grace. Learn to enjoy every day, the good, the bad and the in-between.