“To learn and not to do is really not to learn. To know and not to do is really not to know.” – Stephen R. Covey Wow double digits here we are. It is insane how fast the weeks are going.
“At eighteen, everything is possible and tomorrow looks friendly.”– Jim Bishop After what feels like an eternity of a year, today is the day I will finally turn eighteen. I am not exaggerating when I say the past year has felt like ten.
“Roses do not bloom hurriedly; for beauty, like any masterpiece, takes time to blossom.” – Matshona Dhliwayo We forget that we are literally masterpieces.
“If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be.” – Maya Angelou We tend to normalize what truly isn’t normal. We pretend to be robots instead of humans.
“And to the little girl who lives inside of you—May she always remember that she is loved, seen, and sacred.” – Amy Ahlers I’m not going to lie I went into this book with some high expectations. I was expecting a lot, and it delivered.
“If you’re going against your fate, keep going”– P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar You will never get anywhere if you stay put, this means staying put in every way possible. In your mind, heart, and your physical body.
“I’m safe inside this container called me.” – Haruki Murakami I was recently introduced to the difference between a brave space and a safe space and it was too good not to share.
“Make improvements, not excuses. Seek respect, not attention.”– Roy T. Bennett What a week it has been. I went grocery shopping a few days ago which was lovely. It is still so weird to be surrounded by everyone in masks and having to be so conscious about everything.
“It’s still magic even if you know how it’s done.” – Terry Pratchett Are you ready to learn the secret to life? Yes? Okay, here it is: put everything you have into everything you do.
“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West No one is going to live the life you want for you. You have to go out and create it for yourself, it is up to you to bring it to life.