Failure is an interesting thing. I think that we are taught from an early age to avoid failure and stay in line.
In life, it’s easy to focus on the big moments that happened in the past, or the ones you have to look forward to in the future.
In college I worked at a camp in North Carolina each summer, and in between each 2 week session all of the staff gets some time off.
Last weekend a lot of people I know graduated from either grad school or undergrad.
To all of the recent college graduates
With every sunrise, a new opportunity arises for me to continue on my journey of becoming myself.
It’s possible to coast through life - to take the path of least resistance, to make life as easy for yourself as possible.
It is a miracle that you’re alive. It’s a miracle that you were born, and then you grew up, and now you’re here.
It’s really important to prepare for future opportunities when you’re young. Yes, you want to enjoy the present, but the future is coming, and what you do now can have a big impact in the future. Even if you just do a little each day to prepare, start tomorrow and you will have a lot to show for in a few years.