A ship in harbour is safe, but it’s not fulfilling its potential
The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind. But the goodness of a person spreads in all directions.
An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than a cabbage, concludes that it will also make better soup.
H. L. Mencken
Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.
As far as self-confidence goes, so much of social media is about approval, getting likes, comparing our lives to others’ – meanwhile, confidence is an inside job: it’s about how you feel about yourself regardless of what anyone else does or thinks. It’s a knowing that you’re human, you’re flawed, and you’re awesome in your own way.
A project for the next year…is to get stuff out of my computer …. and onto the wall. This is Hoop Fire 24×36″ 160 ppi on matt paper…hopefully the start of a new skill set.- MYMM
“In order to find your true potential, what you need to do is simply determine your core values, visualize the person you want to be, challenge common thought traps, and have a clear sense of your goals.”