We all go through difficult times at various points in our lives. Accidents, death of loved ones, job loss, betrayal, illnesses and relationship breakups are just a few of the storms that can turn your life upside down and make you hopeless. When these disruptions come you way, what will you do? Will you hide until the storm passes, or will you choose to dance in the rain?
Many people wait until the time is right before they can start living their lives. But, the truth is, storm or no storm, life has to continue. The more you avoid the storms in your life, the more time you waste. Ask yourself this questions, What I am missing while I wait for the storm to pass?
Are there people whom I won’t be able to meet because I am not out there? Are there opportunities that are slipping by as I sit down and wait for things to get better? What will I gain by putting my life on hold?
Life is not about avoiding the storm, but about learning to dance in the rain. It is about choosing to shine even through the inevitable and most difficult storms in our lives. It is about learning to sing and dance, and enjoy life, regardless of what the weather might be.
I know it is easier said than done when is comes to picking up the pieces and rebuilding your life after going through a bad experience. But, that is exactly what you need to do – make lemonade out of the lemons that life throws at you.
Therefore, no matter what you may be facing in your life right now, know that you can shine through it and emerge victorious in the end. You have great power inside of you to do and be just about anything you want in this world. You just have to choose the direction you want your life to take…