It Is Never Too Late

It is never too late to begin again. You may experience bad breakups and loss of someone throughout life, but don’t let it hinder you from living your journey. It’s okay to mourn and accept losses but don’t get stuck on that stage. Always complete the healing process. Do not let rocks and tides wreck your sail. Learn how to grow and go through them. Quit exhausting the joy of your yesterday. It is already over. You are not your past. You always have a choice, so choose to stand up and start all over again. Your ship hasn’t sailed yet, continue exploring. Fix your attention to reach your destination.

It is never too late to start being you.

Stop putting your life in boxes. You have been wearing different masks for years, now is the right time to break it. Drop your habitual masks, create your own path and walk on it. Be courageous enough to remove the substitutes you used to cover your needs. Stop pretending, start living. Let yourself just be yourself. Stop fulfilling the need of social approval. Everyone needs to feel appreciated but it doesn’t mean you have to seek approval just to feel beautiful. Remember, you don’t need social media to be okay and look beautiful because you already are. Choose to live in yourself and the whole world will appreciate you for who you truly are and not for who you pretend to be.

It’s never too late to trust again.

Some experiences can become painful to the point it makes us scared, demotivated and vulnerable. But in order for you to have a peace of mind and keep you going, we have to learn how to unlearn mistrust regardless of the negative impact they brought in your life. Start with trusting in the little things again. Forgive yourself first and foremost. Remember, forgiveness and trusting is a decision that we should make on a daily basis. We should work on it to eliminate what holds us back. Stop believing that once trust is broken, it will never be regained. Today is the right moment to rebuild trust, forgive people who hurt you and win the battle inside your heart.

It’s never too late to love yourself.

Learning to love yourself means setting healthy and robust boundaries, treating yourself with care, comfort, and respect, prioritizing your happiness and above all, believing in your innate worth. This kind of love will never disappoint you.

It’s never too late to live life and pursue your passion.

Stop relegating your dreams to “someday” because it will stagnate them. Don’t be afraid of what may happen if you live and chase the dream you want, instead be afraid of what will happen if you decided not to do it. Do you want to live a life full of regrets or do you want to live the life you are dreaming of? Most of the battles for your dreams is fought in the mind. There are many reasons that you may doubt yourself. But the good news is, there are enough reasons why you shouldn’t. Instead of focusing on the big picture, focus on the small steps that will get you to your dream. It all comes down to having a positive attitude and outlook. You can achieve your dreams if you believe in yourself. Success is a decision. Decide to make your dreams today and create your perfect opportunity. You are alive and that’s the best motivation you need to chase your dreams. The vision came to you for a reason. Don’t lose it.

It’s never too late to get healthy.

If you haven’t treated your body like a temple, now is the best moment to make it. Give up the excess drinking, mindless eating, unhappy lifestyle, and unhealthy habits. Live because you love your body and you want to enjoy your life, not because you just have to exist.

It’s never too late for you to turn to God.

It doesn’t matter what you’ve done in your past or how far you’ve wandered off because God is always waiting for us to come back to Him. Regardless of how many times we neglected and blamed Him for what we have done, He will always be excited to embrace us with love and forgiveness. It’s never too late to become all that you were created to be. Stop remembering the pain and wrong things that happened in your life. Start walking to the path He created for you ahead of time. A life with Him is truly a worth living.


E.J. Cenita is a writer from the Philippines. He is the founder of the writing family, The Procast.

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