I do not define myself…

 

I do not define myself by how many roadblocks have appeared in my path.
I define myself by the courage I have found to forge new roads.

I do not define myself by how many disappointments I have faced.
I define myself by the forgiveness and faith I have found to begin again.

I do not define myself by how long a relationship lasted.
I define myself by how I have Loved and have been willing to Love again, and how I still Love

I do not define myself by how many times I have been knocked down.
I define myself by how many times I have struggled to my feet.

I do not define myself by how often I have appeared a fool.
I define myself by the number of risks I have taken.

I do not define myself by the number of mistakes I have made.
I define myself by the Knowledge I have learned from trying a new way.

I am Not my pain…

I am Not my past…

I am that which has emerged from the fire!

 

0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *