Truths Of Life

Time always moves at the same speed Yet we feel it fast and slow, Time is taken for granted, All we have is right now, this you must know.

Life is ever-evolving It's a given nothing stays the same, You cannot stop it, though we try At times with others, we lay the blame.

Seasons come and seasons go With the lessons we must learn, Season come around again As will lessons not learned as the seasons turn.

The older we get and experience more Shape us to become who we are, We can let the past define us Or refuse to let the past set the bar.

Our beliefs create our world What we think so shall we be, Nothing more and nothing less I can, I am, I can't, solely lies with we.

Be mindful of the words you speak They have more power than you know, Speak with integrity and understanding Never seek to bring someone down low.

Wherever practicably possible Never sleep on a fight, Talk through the issues at hand Or risk a sleepless night.

Our bodies are incredibly able things Capable of much more than given credit, When nourished in the right ways we're rewarded You only get one, so treasure it.

There are higher outside forces Always at work, guiding our way, Religious or not, whatever your beliefs This is happening every single day.

The smallest of things make a difference A word, a smile, a hug, a friend, Kindness is worth more than any coin It's what truly matters in the end.

The more the things you own The less you have in hand, True wealth lies in what money cannot buy A lesson we each must understand.

Living in today's' society of entitlement We take too many things for granted, Only with an attitude of Gratitude Will your feet stay firmly planted.

Most news, media and reporting Keep us trapped in a world of fear, All around us is a world of true beauty We choose what we want to see and hear.

In a world of billions of people We can call ourselves sincerely blessed, To count true friends upon one hand Being content with this is a test.

People will come into our lives For a day, week, month or season, Some will be around forever Accept this, there is always a reason.

Regardless of who you are Where you've been or what you've done, Remember life is for living Be happy, live with laughter, have fun.

We need to lighten up a bit more Our best is all we can insist, Don't take things so seriously Perfection doesn't exist.

For happiness, respect, self-worth and love The responsibility ultimately lies with you, Nobody can make you feel anything you don't allow, no matter who.

There is always more to learn We are a student and a teacher, We each have a cross to bear Nobody likes an arrogant preacher.

Within each of us is incredible power Seeking desperately to be unlocked, We need to find the key buried inside To open the door which is blocked.

Don't get so caught up in building a life You forget to pause and reflect, We need the time to soothe our soul To seek magic in nature, reconnect.

For all the bad in the world Don't forget there is also good, Perspective is everything And is highly misunderstood.

Each of us is exceptionally unique It's important to be who you are, We must stay true to what is within us Be authentic, shine your light you're a star.

The world around us is expanding There is no better time than now, To teach our children a better way And set the examples to show them how.

Find a passion, something you love Anything to fill a void, Time isn't wasted If it's time you enjoyed.

As quickly as opportunities come, they go With risks comes the reward, Fear is the ultimate killer of dreams Time is a luxury nobody can afford.

There are too many dreams left lying Inside boxes in the ground, We can unlock and let our dreams soar The gifts we have are profound.

Never save the best for last Never wait too long, Moments can be gone in the blink of an eye Tell the ones you love where they belong.

No matter what questions you have We must have faith, look to the skies above, We have everything we need within And the answer, is always, LOVE.