Joeleonhart’s Weblog

To Learn and To Share

Lessons of Life

Lessons of life  

By: Elle Est Belle <pearl.east15@ yahoo.com>

I feared being alone

Until I learned to like Myself.
 
************ ***
I feared failure

Until I realized that I only Fail when I don’t try.
 
************ ***

I feared success

Until I realized That I had to try In order to be happy With myself.
 
************ ***

I feared people’s opinions

Until I learned that People would have opinions About me anyway.
 
************ ***

I feared rejection

Until I learned to Have faith in myself.
 
************ ***

I feared pain

Until I learned that it’s necessary For growth.
 
************ ***

I feared the truth

Until I saw the Ugliness in lies.
 
************ ***

I feared life

Until I experienced Its beauty .
 
************ ***

I feared death

Until I realized that it’s Not an end, but a beginning.

************ ***

I feared my destiny,

Until I realized that I had the power to change My life.
 
************ ***

I feared hate

Until I saw that it Was nothing more than Ignorance.

************ ***

I feared love

Until it touched my heart, Making the darkness fade Into endless sunny days.
 
************ ***

I feared ridicule

Until I learned how To laugh at myself.
 
************ ***

I feared growing old

Until I realized that I gained wisdom every day.

************ ***

I feared the future

Until I realized that Life just kept getting Better.

************ ***

I feared the past

Until I realized that It could no longer hurt me.

************ ***

I feared the dark

Until I saw the beauty Of the starlight.

************ ***

I feared the light

Until I learned that the Truth would give me Strength.

************ ***
I feared change,
Until I saw that Even the most beautiful butterfly Had to undergo a metamorphos is Before it could fly.

May 23, 2008 - Posted by | Soul's Medicine

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: