posted on Sep, 17 2015 @ 08:09 AM
You are YOU, not someone else. Remember that before you compare yourself to others. For all the mistakes one life can contain, yours might be
plentiful and far-reaching. You might have hurt others deeply by your actions (or inactions) and feel like you have irreparably stuffed up your life.
You might even be the on receiving end and feel like there is no hope. Such feelings can dig away at your mental well-being and render you exhausted
just thinking about them.
But for all your faults, shortcomings and character flaws, you are still a unique being with qualities worth living for. We all have parts of us that
we wish were different, we all have past actions we regret, and we all have challenges in our lives that seem grossly unfair. Thus is the nature of
human existence and things are unlikely to change.
What can change are the circumstances of your life. No matter how deeply entrenched in that dark hole you think you are, it just takes the dimmest of
sparks to reveal a path for you to begin climbing out. And that spark cannot be extinguished as long as you are breathing. You are sure to scratch
yourself on the way up and there will be some near misses, yet the decision to continue will always be there so long as that spark is initially
Remember that when you reach the top, you will not be entering paradise. You will still face challenges once on level ground, but they will be much
easier to manage and overcome than from the dark place you found yourself in before.