I know, these quotes, on the surface are so different, yet the same. The thing I need most in my life is to be seen and heard. To be who I truly who I am and be happy with that.
At the same time, I desire growth and change. I am happy with who I am right now, I will not remain happy if I don't change with time.
It is one of my goals to learn something new every day. This isn't difficult if I simply keep my eyes and ears open. Familiarity breeds complacency, to be complacent is to be smug in something where danger may be lurking. We can be smug is our degrees, our relationships, a job or our faith.
To stay the same is to grow weak and soft. To work at change keeps us sharp and strong. My body is strong because I work it, My mind is strong because I keep it open to new things, My spirit is strong because my relationship with Jesus is strong. He, daily he takes me deeper and deeper in his wisdom.
While Popey is firm in staying the same, I am firm is changing who I am everyday. I am learning something new every day. It isn't hard, because simply watching and listening to Fantasizing the freedom to be who I am while becoming who I will grow to be,