I once had an experience that left me emotionally bitter and hurt for a considerable period of time. Despite my being a Christian, I found it difficult to let go of a situation that long should have been gone and forgotten. Rather, the resentment within me grew, day after day.
In this life, your determination to succeed will definitely be challenged at every conceivable level. The minute you make a decision to stand for something meaningful that you believe in or perhaps a decision to make something happen for yourself or for a loved one, things are likely to go wrong.
Therefore, it is critically important to learn the power of persistence, without which you will fall short of where you could be. Walt Disney said and I quote, “All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them.”
Pierced for love sake
Bruised, beaten & broken
By those who ought to be friends
Bound with chains
Shackles, fetters & locks
By those who should be allies