A - Accept
others for who they are and for the choices they have made,
even if you have difficulty understanding their beliefs,
motives or actions.
B - Break away from bad habits and relationships that
stand in the way of what you hope to accomplish with your
C - Create a family of friends with whom you can
share your hopes, dreams, sorrows, and happiness.
D - Decide daily that you will be successful and
happy, come what may, then good things will find you.
Roadblocks are only minor obstacles along the way.
E - Explore and experiment. The world has much to
offer outside of your comfort zone, and you have much to
give. Every time you try something new, you'll learn more
F - Forgive others, because grudges only weigh you
down and inspire unhappiness and grief. Soar above it and
remember that everyone makes mistakes.
G - Grow... leave the childhood monsters behind. They
can no longer hurt you or stand in your way.
H - Hope for the best and never forget that anything
is possible as long as you remain dedicated to the task.
I - Ignore the negative voice inside your head. Focus
instead on your dreams and remember your accomplishments.
Your past can be painful, but you can either re-live it or
learn from it. Everyday you have a chance to create a new
J - Journey to a new tomorrow by remaining
open-minded. Try to learn something new every day and you
will grow in Knowledge.
K - Know that no matter how bad things seem, to be
they will always get better. Even the harshest Winters are
always followed by the warmth of Spring.
L - Let love fill your heart instead of hate. When
hate is in your heart, there is NO room for anything else,
but when love is in your heart, there's room for endless
M - Manage your time and your expenses wisely, and
you'll suffer less stress and worry. Prioritize the most
important things in life, and don't get distracted by things
that are less important.
N - Notice the poor, infirm, helpless, weak, or
suffering people. Always offer your kindness and
understanding, and offer your physical and financial
assistance when possible. Remember, "But by the grace of
God, there go I."
O - Open your eyes and take in all the beauty around
you. Even during the worst of times, there's still much to
be thankful for.
P - Play... never forget to have fun along the way.
Success means nothing without happiness.
Q - Question everything, because you are here to
learn and be informed. Just because something is
conventional wisdom doesn't mean its true. Seek out primary
data and think for yourself.
R - Relax... refuse to let worry and stress rule your
life, and remember that things always have a way of working
out in the end.
S - Share your talent, skills, knowledge, and time
with others. Everything that you invest into others will
return to you, multiplied.
T - Try... even when your dreams seem impossible to
reach, try anyway. You'll be amazed by what you can
U - Use your gifts to your best ability. Talent that
is wasted has no value. Talent that is backed by work will
bring unexpected rewards.
V - Value the friends and family members who have
supported and encouraged you, and be there for them as well.
W - Work hard every day to be the best person you
aspire to be, but never feel guilty if you fall short of
your goals. Every sunrise offers another chance.
X - X-RAY... Look deep inside the hearts of those
around you to understand why they do what they do, and you
will see the goodness and beauty that is within them.
Y - Yield to commitment. If you stay on track and
remain dedicated, you will find success at the end of the
Z - Zoom to a happy place when bad memories or
sorrows rear their ugly head. Let nothing interfere with
your dreams. Instead, focus on your abilities and a brighter
"Nobody can go back
and start a new beginning,
but anybody can
and make a new ending."
2018 is YOUR year...
YOUR new tomorrow.