“I have only just a minute,
Only sixty seconds in it.
Forced upon me, can’t refuse it. Didn’t seek it, didn’t choose it. But it’s up to me to use it. I must suffer if I lose it. Give account if I abuse it.
Just a tiny little minute, but eternity is in it.” — Dr. Benjamin E. Mays
I’m sure you have come across several messages sharing the sentiment of Doctor Mays poem:
“Time is a Limited Time Offer.” — Donte’ A. Bundrent
Yet, like New Years Resolution the intent behind the words often fades to an obscure part of our brain — I like to call the “Land of Broken / Forgotten Dreams.”
A supernatural void lodged in our prefrontal cortex where we deposit unrealized ambition & give way to our greatest fear:
“It is our light not our darkness that most frightens us…. Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our light not our darkness that most frightens us.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented and fabulous?
Actually, who are you not to be?
You are a child of God. Your playing small does not serve the world. There’s nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you.“ — [Excerpt] Marianne Williamson / Nelson Mandela
What if I told you — that you are sleeping on the power to change your life forever… & that by making a 2% change you can allot yourself limitless improvement:
Would you want to hear more or would you allow your curiosity to sink into the “Land of Broken Dreams?”
“My Challenge Is Waiting For The Moment You Stop Making Excuses — & Start Investing In Your Betterment.” — Donte’ A. Bundrent