you're so hard on yourself. take a moment. sit back. marvel at your life: at the grief that softened you, at the heartache that wisened you, at the suffering that strengthened you. despite everything, you still grow. be proud of this.
Celebrate every step even the smallest step when you are on broken ground and it is painful to move and you take a step shout thank you God because that one little step on a hard day may have equaled a thousand on an easy day.
Only you can define your success. "Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you're proud to live.
Growing up that was my biggest problem, then at 12 I began thinking for myself. I learned that heart was not just some beat. You get to determine the rhythm of that beat. I chose my path and beat I'll march to. Nobody gets to decide that for any of us.. For me it's: GO DOWN PROUD IF YOU MUST FALL. Never quit..