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Opportunity - Take the Shot!

Journal Entry: Thu Jul 4, 2013, 4:49 PM
Whenever you see an opportunity, don't think and just go for it. You miss the shot that you don't take anyway. Why waste another second regretting yet another "what if..." moment? 

Your future is full of possibilities. You are where you are today because the decisions you made. Never think, "Oh, that's just one time thing, not a big deal. Maybe next time..." This kind of thinking will get you killed, seriously. Watch the movie Butterfly Effect and read on...

Our life is a series of events closely linked together. Every move you make will affect your future, near and distant future. Have you ever thought, "I'm glad that I did this. Otherwise, that wouldn't happen." Or "Dad gonmit! I wish I did that right then. Stupid me!" It's all good as long as you reflect on your experience and gain a moment of clarity. Shall you repeat history, chicken out and not take any risk? Or man up and own life like a boss?

"If you don't plan, you WILL fall into someone else's plan. And how much have they planned for you? Not much." said Jim Rohn

When the opportunities come (and they will), you better be prepared. By "prepared," I mean to be a person of quality, character, to be somebody you admire, completely and genuinely. In the critical moment, when the pressure is on, your true self will be revealed and everyone will see it. 

Kid yourself no more. If you suck, admit it. The good news is you can get better. How? Get smarter. How? Try new things. How? Stop asking and do it already because at the end, life is a do-it-yourself project. Own your life. That's your number one priority and responsibility.

Happy 4th of July, the Fortune Cookie says, "I'm poisonous.....j/k Now live full or I'll get you next time."

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Kelvin Chen
Artist | Professional | Traditional Art
United States
I've been in love with drawing as long as I could remember. My goal is to make inspiring fine art and share my personal growth experience with each and everyone of you. Please keep watching and leave me comment when you can. I read every one of your comment because I appreciate your time and feedback. Thanks!

Current Residence: California, SF
Favourite style of art: pencils & brushes
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Personal Quote: "Know thyself."


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zapoved Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
thanks for watching
TheGhostSiren Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you for favoring my work :blackrose: I greatly appreciate it!
AileenLuib Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2015   Photographer
Hiiii Kelvin! I just wanted to drop by and thank you for faving my photo!! That means a lot to me! :hug:
Queen-Kitty Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2015   Photographer
Thank you for the watch!  I'm glad you enjoyed my art enough to keep an eye on it! :heart:
niklin1 Featured By Owner Jan 21, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the fav!  :-)
kenseigoku Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2014
Happy Birthday My Friend :party: :cake:
Kaybup3 Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Yay! Happy birthday
MSCajax Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
Happy birthday.
HelenLight Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Happy Birthday to an amazing artist! Best wishes, my friend! :heart: :party:
leodaroy Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2014
A very Happy Birthday to you..............
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