Opportunities are a true blessing in life. They teach us important lessons, give us great memories, and give us a chance to succeed. Missed opportunities are a part of life and it’s important to take the lesson out of the loss, not the regret. Recently, I was feeling bad about so many missed opportunities. I spoke to my mom and she said, “Missed opportunities turn into either wisdom or regret — you decide what they will become.” She went on to say more, but, this was the gist of it. I knew I would choose wisdom.
What you think is reality can simply be your perception or the way you’re choosing to see it. When you fall down, get back up. If you’re focused on the regret and loss in the past, you will stay down. Proper action can only be done with the right, positive mindset. Let go of anything in the past holding you back, so that you can accomplish great things in the future. Let those regrets serve as stepping stones filled with wise support.
Mistakes can either turn into lessons or regret. Taking the lessons out of missed opportunities can help make sure not to repeat that cycle again. Regret will leave you focused on the past and unable to start any action. Learning life lessons is part of life, and many of those lessons come from mistakes. Fail, learn, succeed is a cycle that should occur often if you truly learn your lessons. Focusing on the regret and reliving your past will give you a cycle of fail, fail, fail. Make the right choice.
Opportunities are a true blessing! Without them, you could not move forward. They give you lessons, tell you the truth about yourself, and help you succeed! Make sure you make the right choice and look at the lessons of a missed opportunity instead of the regrets! Keep moving forward and don’t look back! Sending you joy vibes!