“When everything seems to be going against you,
remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”
– Henry Ford
Linking to Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge
Inspiration is that energy which has the power to drive us to do some great things. Along with being creative, these are the things which give us the motivation to build our thoughts effectively for achieving our goals and dreams.
But then, a lot many keep cribbing about everything in their lives. From their professional to their personal lives; from their friends to their family members, there are many who aren’t happy with anything in their lives.
At every step in life, we have to make choices. Choices for our career, choices for the one we want to marry, choices like going out or not, choices on the movie we want to watch or the food we want to eat and the likes. Some of these choices need to be made everyday while others are those that need to be made over a period of time.
Many individuals make their choices based on fear. The fear of the unknown, the fear of not succeeding, the fear of not being accepted, the fear of being ridiculed and so on and so forth.
“So I guess, this is it. It’s really saddening that all our years of love and happiness had to end in such a way. Was it so difficult for you to maintain a long distance relationship?
He didn’t answer and just walked away to the nearby restaurant leaving me empty and lonely. The sky was getting gloomier as the minutes ticked by. As the snowflakes began to fall on my face, I could feel the dull surroundings mirror the emotions in my heart.
I stood there hoping that he would look back at least once but it wasn’t to be.
Linking to NaBloPoMo (National Blog Post Month – July – My post no 24 for this month.
And here goes another of my favourite quotes.
Have you ever wanted something so badly that you could go all out to achieve it? Have you ever been so determined to get that one job? Have you ever waited for that one break to kick start your creative career as a musician, artist, writer and the likes? Have you ever studied with as much dedication as you could to pass the entrance exams to the Indian Institute of Technology (IITs)?
According to Wikipedia, ” A challenge is a general term referring to things that are imbued with a sense of difficulty and victory.” Challenges require courage, skill, presence of mind, ability to think on the spot and many more such qualities. Are people running away because they don’t have them? Are people scared to face challenges? Do people want to always take the easy path? Lets see.
A challenge could be man made or some event which may have conspired to create a particular issue as a challenge for someone. A lot many of us are ready to face challenges head-on. We feel that tackling challenges keeps us motivated to do greater things in life. We feel that if we are prepared for the difficulties and challenges of life, then we can easily handle anything else. So many of us love to take things as a challenge to complete it to the best of our abilities. We feel that we work best when under pressure.