Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today. – Thich Nhat Hanh
Living with a chronic illness has made everything in my life hard. It has not been easy. Watching life just pass by. Alive, but not living.
I am finally at a place I can start to move forward. I am ready for this change, to move forward. Wherever it takes me.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. – Maya Angelou
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible. Tony Robbins
Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. – Nido Qubein
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. – Francis of Assisi
“nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” ~Maria Robinson
Never stop doing your best just because someone doesn’t give you credit. – Unknown
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’ Eleanor Roosevelt