Lessons I learned from my Mother

IMG_2151

  1. Every situation is temporary so you must never linger on difficult times.
  2. Attitude is everything in life.
  3. You can never predict the future. If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans.
  4. I should always pray for God to grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change; courage to change the things I can; and wisdom to know the difference.
  5. Always hope for the best but prepare for the worst.
  6. Saving even a little every day for a rainy day is necessary.
  7. Friends are important but family is priceless.
  8. It is better to have a few loyal friends than a squad of fake friends.
  9. When you encounter classless people, never stoop down to their level.
  10. My mom who refers to herself as the black princess Diana taught me that you should always regard yourself as royalty. If you don’t see yourself as a queen, who will?

Fun fact my mom is actually named after Queen Jedidah, mother of King Amon of Judah in the bible.

Cheers to many more mothers’ day to come and many more lessons to learn from my queen.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s