Some people think they get a rough track in life, lady luck wasn’t shining on them and so on. It wasn’t till a friend said to be recently that they had been inspired by me to try out a possible career and life path that they may not have otherwise done, till they heard about my bold move to New Zealand, which told them that anything was possible!
I thought oh my goodness, not again!! Here I go, inspiring others, without even meaning to! but hey, its great to hear.
You MAKE your own luck. You only have one life, this is not a dress rehearsal. So, back to the question, who do YOU choose to be? Yes, you are choosing every step that you take. So, if you are in a rut and hate any element of your life, you are choosing to keep it like that. You are CHOOSING not to find a solution.
I have hated teaching in the UK for quite some time. I have contemplated a complete career change, I have contemplated emigration before, but this time, I was given very little time to actually decide, before the choice would have been removed from my grasp. Here’s what I thought. Perhaps turn it down, what if it goes wrong? What if I hate it? What if I end up broke?
What if I like it? What if its my dream job? What if I love it? There is no time for what ifs in this life. you must look forward and not back. I do not want to be that person that thinks I wish I had……