Tag Archives: reminders

Built Better



When you’re broken, you can be more than rebuilt. You can be built with more than you had, you can be built into more than you were. You can be built better, you can be built with choice.

(c) Mickey Kumra

Choose Your Battles


Choose your battles. You needn’t fight all those that come your way. Some are far more useful to you and your purpose than are others.

If you fight every battle, you have little left for the war. Save yourself for the war. Life demands you invest yourself wisely.

(c) Mickey Kumra



People, places. Objectives, obsessions. Meanings, methods. Successes, scores. Anything that’s not adding to you, is wasting you.

Whatever isn’t growing you, is limiting you.

(c) Mickey Kumra

Truest Friends


Your truest friends are those whose attitude, expectations, and treatment—towards, from, or of you—are not altered by alterations in status or stature—yours or theirs.

(c) Mickey Kumra

Innocence Lost


Heartbreak frequently leads to one closing up. To them losing their innocence, their childlikeness. This loss of innocence is perhaps one of the greater losses. And it’s perhaps the reason one can’t trust, or love, as deeply as they once have. Continue reading Innocence Lost

A New Life


A new life begins the moment you realize it was another life all along. Another life, all the time, up to the present. The moment you lose fondness for, and attachment to, the life you’ve had. The moment you can no longer see meaning in, or benefits from, the person you’ve been.

(c) Mickey Kumra

Don’t Count Your Blessings


Don’t count your blessings. You won’t remember them. Not unless you want to feel grateful. Count your strengths. You’ll be reminded of them whenever you need to feel strong, or peaceful.

(c) Mickey Kumra

Growth, Not Time, Heals


Growth needs time. Don’t rush it. It needs nutrition. Feed it new knowledge, new experiences. It needs a helpful environment. Find it peaceful places, and nice people. Continue reading Growth, Not Time, Heals