Dear Future Self,
Prior to beginning this journey it was merely a dream. This was a figment of your imagination that would take a miracle to accomplish; maybe a bit of hope and a prayer as well.
But you did it. You struggled through times that were dire and nearly exhausted all of your resources. You made it.
In the beginning no one thought you would be able to surface from the pit that you laid, yet you exceeded your wildest dreams.
With each rise and fall you continued on a path of uncertainty because you knew falling short was simply unacceptable.
At a time when others would throw in the towel, you pressed on. When all were asleep, you decided to rise and grind!
Well, today is a new day and you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. But you’re smarter than that. You believe complacency is the new failure and doubt is the root of all evil. So with the utmost certainty this moment calls for nothing short of a yearning for growth in your life and those around you.
Can you imagine what life would be without making a large-scale impact on the souls who look up to you? How could anyone find meaning where they’re solely out for themselves as attention seekers and living self(ishly) sufficient? It doesn’t make any sense.
The good news is that this isn’t you. It never has been and never will be. You’ve got a firm understanding that these moments will never come again and the best moments are fulfilled when you help shape the lives of others.
So keep on. Keep doing what you’re doing and never settle. It’s the very reason why you have failed, succeeded, and continue to grow in every aspect of your life. It’s a valued asset most people wish they had and you should be proud. You’ve done well, good friend. You’re quite the inspiration.
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