Be purposeful

Be the one who acts with purpose and conviction, and leave greatness to take care of itself.The moment you're focused on who you're attracting, or how you appear to others, you're distracted from your purpose.Be purposeful. And connect with the value of who you are and what you wish to create in the lives of [...]

Trading your future for your past

How much of life is wasted trying to reconcile the bad experiences of the past?For every moment that we spend dwelling on an injustice or oppression against us in the past, we impose an injustice and oppression on ourselves and others in the present moment.The present moment is what takes care of the future. That's [...]

Surrender to servitude

We all want to be significant because of who we are. This is what defines our place or sense of belonging in this world. When we find reason to believe that we are not enough, we convince ourselves that we will only ever be valued for what we can do. That's when we stop trying [...]

Peace is not the absence of battles

When life feels overwhelming, the most effective way to slow things down is to choose our battles.Prioritising what's important over what's urgent usually sets the tone for what we tolerate or invest our time in, versus what we ignore or postpone.However, this only creates capacity to deal with new battles that may arise, it doesn't [...]

Never stop chasing

The thing about chasing dreams, is that it's our dreams.As obvious as that seems, we rarely recognise that no one else will ever have a view of our dreams the way that we have it even if we describe it to them in detail.They will visualise it within the context of their lives and limitations.By [...]

The balance of happiness

Without meaning to, life can become a trading exercise in which we give something with the expectation of receiving something else in return.That's when it gets complicated. When the assumptions of one or both becomes entangled in the belief that happiness lies in a like-for-like exchange of sentiment or gifts, or perhaps effort. Sometimes, happiness [...]