The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.
– Chinese proverb
The only way to permanently install a new habit is to direct so much energy toward it that the old one slips away like an unwelcome house guest.
ーThe Monk Who Sold His Ferrari, Robin Sharma (p. 104)
You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future.
Though the road has never been easier or clearer, let’s just have some faith, hopes and dreams. Because these, can somehow keep you moving and stay strong no matter how hard is your situation.
The secret of happiness is simple: find out what you truly love to do and then direct all of your energy towards doing it.
ーRobin Sharma, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari (p.66)
There is everything you know and there is everything that happens. When the two do not line up, you make a choice.
”It may be unfair, but what happens in a few days, sometimes even a single day, can change the course of a whole lifetime.” ー Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner.
Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. 一Charles Dickens