It’s probably not rare when a kid got struck with a clear idea of what he needs to be life, or what his purpose is.
What’s rare is the perseverance amidst the trials that life is giving, to train him to become the person that he will be.
So, when people begin laughing at you dreams, thinking you can’t and you shouldn’t, walk away, those aren’t your people.
When you know who you want to be and where you want to go, it doesn’t matter when they can’t comprehend your actions and sacrifices.
You don’t need their praises and their smiles, what you need is to keep your vision straight towards your goal, with or without them.
Must Read: On Being Different
Photo by Nghia Le on Unsplash
© 2019 Onie Maniego and The Paper Drafts