Based on a write-up I read from Kasey, I thought about doing my thoughts. Hers focus on being a wife and mother – since I’ll be neither – mine focuses on various other aspects of my life I wish were more - (for lack of a better term) 'perfect'...
I want to...
If you know me, you know the list above is something I often talk about, even as more things get added. You also know that I’m close to meeting some aspect of all those goals. I have a long way to go. I heard that writing down your own goals in a similar fashion and putting them in a place where you can see ‘em each day is a step in the right direction.
The list may be long and overwhelming – but I believe it is the difference between an ordinary life and an authentic life.
Some related quotes:
“Are you who you want to be?”
“What is your passion?”
“Do you let your job get in the way of your career...”
"Every minute is a chance to change your life"
"Sometimes the things you want don't always come in the order that you want them to"
"If you let your life go by not having said anything, you let the world define you as an ordinary person"
Conditions are never just right. People who delay action until all factors are favorable do nothing." ~ William Feather
"You cannot change the length of your life, but you can change the depth and the width"
"What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?" ~ Dr. Robert Schuller
"Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted." ~ David Bly