Today I turned 38. And I believe one of my strongest gifts is to affirm people, so here are 38 truths I’ve learned & am still learning that I wanted to speak over YOU:
1. You are loved
2. You are worth it
3. You are valued
4. You are enough
5. You are beautiful
6. You are loved
7. You are cherished
8. You are accepted
9. You are fearfully & wonderfully made
10. You are not alone
11. There is no one else like you
12. You have a purpose and a destiny
13. No one else can fulfill your purpose
14. God has placed within you everything you need to walk out your purpose in life
15. Even on the days you feel like you are failing look around, I promise – you’re not.
16. You decide today what tomorrow looks like
17. Nobody else has your voice, your mind, your story, your vision so write, draw, build, play, dance & live as only you can
18. One day, you’ll wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now.
19. Don’t stress out about things you can’t control or change
20. If you judge a book by its cover, you might miss out on an amazing story
21. If you‘re not willing to learn, no one can help you. If you’re determined to learn, no one can stop you.
22. The happiness of your life depends on the quality of your thoughts
23. Positivity is a choice
24. Gratitude is also a choice
25. You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress simultaneously
26. Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody
27. You cannot always wait for the perfect time, sometimes you must dare to jump
28. You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do
29. Fall in love with the process, enjoy the journey.
30. Beware of what you become in the process of pursuing what you want
31. You can’t change other people, you can only change yourself.
32. You don’t have to wait for an apology to forgive.
33. Most of what we see is only what we think about what we see.
34. Time is priceless – you can never get it back, so use it wisely.
35. Change is inevitable – so embrace it.
36. Being busy does not equal being productive.
37. The busier life gets, the more you need stillness.
38. Love is the most important measure of our lives. ❤️
📸: @marissa.boucher