Meant For Us

Our focus should be on the steps we must take in order to get where we are going. Everyone’s path is different. It is okay to stop along the way for enjoyment, observation, and inspiration, but if we get too distracted by what others are doing, where they are in life, or what they have,…

Forward Progress

There is no point being upset about someone achieving success in something we, ourselves, were unwilling to work for.  We should be happy for them.  Their hard work paid off and this shows us that ours will as well.  We simply chose to apply our efforts elsewhere.  Our eyes should remain focused on our own…

Our Opportunities

There is not much use in being mad at people for doing things we would have done ourselves if we had the opportunity.  This type of jealousy is really just misplaced regret.  We are far better off making the most of the opportunities we have been given. If we start where we are, embracing the…

Luck Is Not A Plan

Some people are born lucky. They are born smart, talented, beautiful, wealthy, or some combination of these. Most of us are not. Most of us have to work for what we have, what we want, and who we want to be. To compare ourselves to the lucky is beyond foolish. The lucky did not become…