Category: Uninspiring Inspirations

Uninspiring Inspirations

“In The End, We Only Regret the Chances We Didn’t Take”

Sure, most of us could use a bit of encouragement to do those things which, though scary, hold the potential for great reward.  Growth only comes when we step outside our comfort zone. But what about all those other chances we take?  The ones where we know there could be disastrous consequences but we take […]

Uninspiring Inspirations

As I Look Back On My Life…

“As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being redirected to something better.” The funny thing is that we never know what might have happened if something in our past had gone differently.  Whether we assume that it would […]

Uninspiring Inspirations

“For everything you have missed, you have gained something else; And for everything you gain, you lose something else. It is about your outlook towards life. You can either regret or rejoice.”

You can regret.  You can rejoice.  You can actually do both at the same time. However, I don’t think you can honestly look at your life and say that every time something beneficial happened to you, something else was taken away.   We tell ourselves this stuff to make ourselves feel better when bad things […]

Uninspiring Inspirations

“What’s stopping you? (That’s right. Nothing.)”

Well, probably not nothing.  It’s likely some amount of fear, which can mean there are actual risks involved with whatever it is you’re considering.   Or maybe you’re being held back by actual constraints like legal restrictions. Perhaps you’re facing systemic inequality which makes it exponentially harder for you to gain the required access or […]