You can only live here and now.
Sure, you can stress about the future and fret over the past, but the truth is you only have here and now. This second, this moment, n o w.
There’s no more, “When I grow up, I wanna XYZ.” — You’re grown.
So make the most of it. Do what you’ve always wanted to do. Be who you’ve always wanted to be. Ask yourself, what did you aspire to when you were little? Take time to figure out what means a lot to you and what makes you feel fulfilled. Then make it happen.
On a practical level, sometimes you can’t do it right away. Many times those aspirations take time and thoughtful planning. Still, it is important to identify them, to recognize if they are dreams worth making a reality.
Recognize that now is your time. Are you who you said you wanted to be? Have you done what you were set on doing? Do those dreams still mean a lot to you and are they empowering? If so, plan how to align your life with your aspirations.
Be all you’ve ever wanted to be. Do all you’ve ever wanted to do. Recognize that now is your time. This is it. Make it happen.