This quote was the inspiration for The Struggle Is Bliss and it is something I have to repeat and remind myself of on a regular basis in order to keep me grateful for all that I do and don’t have in my life. When life doesn’t go as planned it can be stressful but allowing things to take their course, knowing the limits of what you can control and being open-minded to the opportunities and lessons provided by setbacks can help you take the changes in stride and appreciate every moment life has to offer ❤
Be thankful that you don’t already have everything you desire.
If you did, what would there be to look forward to?
Be thankful when you don’t know something
For it gives you the opportunity to learn.
Be thankful for the difficult times.
During those times you grow.
Be thankful for your limitations
Because they give you opportunities for improvement.
Be thankful for each new challenge
Because it will build your strength and character.
Be thankful for your mistakes
They will teach you valuable lessons.
Be thankful when you’re tired and weary
Because it means you’ve made a difference.
It is easy to be thankful for the good things.
A life of rich fulfillment comes to those who are
also thankful for the setbacks.
GRATITUDE can turn a negative into a positive.
Find a way to be thankful for your troubles
and they can become your blessings.