I stopped learning, growing, healing, evolving and nurturing my inner child’s curiosity, to only stun my personal transformation.
My grandpa’s final message to a young Brian was to be a good human being. When we cheat the process of getting better, we cheat ourselves.
We should sincerely continue to remember and recognize the preciousness and urgency of this present moment. May we view our time today as an opportunity to discover our purpose, growth, and ways we can be of service to others as we get better and learn. Each of us can develop solutions to today’s hurdles that will be tomorrow’s opportunities.
When we’re faced with a challenge, we have three choices. We can give up, we can give in, or we can give it all we have.
As change agents, we should not dehumanize the lived through experiences of others just because they may be different from our journey.
In this unique moment and past year, know your life, voice, and story have a purpose.
Understand that only individuals willing to endure the agony of the journey will eventually revel in the rewards of their labour.
In an age of hyperbolized connectivity, our fundamental individual responsibility is to show up daily, be present, and strive for usefulness versus busyness.
When wisdom is converted into knowledge, it becomes our edification that guides our thinking, attitude, and overall mindset.