Never abandon hope

Hope is born in moments when you have no reason to believe in the moment that is to follow, but something good unexpectedly lands in your lap.It's born when that unexpected call changes your life for the better.It's born when that stranger smiled an understanding smile in that moment that you thought the world was [...]

You can’t wish away your struggle

Wishing it's a sunny day when it's raining is not going to make the sun come out.Therefore, leaving your umbrella behind is an act of foolishness, not optimism.A positive mindset can often lead us into delusional states.When our overbearing sense of deliberate positivity doesn't produce results, it crushes our spirit even more than before we [...]

Choose your moment

We all have a touch of insanity that threatens to overwhelm us at times.Instead of competing to be heard above the noise of the madness around you, your sanity may be better served by finding peace in being able to choose your madness.When we lose sight of what is important because we're focused on being [...]

Own your life

Note to self: When you allow yourself to be defined by the scepticism of others, you impose their limitations on yourself.Recognising that all mental and emotional limitations are self-imposed is critical to growth.These limitations are revealed in how we believe we are compelled to respond to someone or some experience.It is revealed in how we [...]

Misery is the thief of time

Anything that requires a concerted effort is exhausting...like being miserable or morbid...it demands that we suppress any inclination to find joy or happiness in simple things.Can anyone guess why we would do this? 🤔Joy is what we give up when we hold on to misery.Don't become so distracted by how you were betrayed or abused [...]

Know your worth

How many of us spend our lives trying to convince turkeys that they're eagles, and in the process, sabotage our own growth and happiness?To quote another piece of old school wisdom, birds of a feather flock together.If you don't know your own nature, you will associate with those who are not aligned with your goals [...]