After Secondary School..
All your classmates have gone in different
directions in the world.
Some have completed universities and are
Some are married,
Some have given birth,
Some are still searching and waiting on the
Some are dead, don’t forget that too.
And others are on the sick bed,
Some are running their higher degrees:
Masters, PHD, etc.
Some haven’t even gained admission into
the tertiary institution and may NEVER be
Some own companies,
Some are now Directors and major
shareholders in global companies.
But how do you feel
When you meet your classmates, and it
seems like he/she has accomplished their
And you’re not yet close to yours?
So many thoughts run through your mind,
First, you think God has not been fair to you.
How about the ones you meet on the street
wearing dirty cloths and still struggling for
Do you get the same tthought running
through your mind?
I guess, NO.
Don’t forget too that some are already dead.
Somehow it feels natural to have that feeling
of jealous for those mates who seem better
off, but it is really unnecessary.
There is no room for regrets,
We are all different and our paths to
greatness are also not the same in distance.
Some might have arrived earlier before you
and some after you, but whatever level you
find yourself in life,
Please keep trying to break limitations and
Celebrate the success of others, its an
indication that yours too shall surely come.
Your friend buys a car now, be happy with
Remember when you’ll buy yours,
theirs might not be the latest again.
There’s no permanent champion, but
Life is not about competition, do not be in a
race with anyone; remember, we may seem
to be reading the same book but different
chapters at different times.
Don’t let the passion in you kill the desire in
you, keep it burning.
What you’re passing through today;
Write it down because one day the world
would be ready to read it, they’ll become
part of your success story.
There’s no height you cannot attain, believe
in yourself, define your goals, recognize
distractions and don’t stop striving.
Spend time teaching yourself, because those
things that mainly take people to the top are
the things they devoted their time to
Don’t be intimidated by your friend’s
success, the sky is wide enough for birds to
fly without touching one another.
Value every little thing that God brings into
our life, love God and obey Him.
For with God, all things are possible.
Now to those who are on top
Never forget to give a helping hand to those
who are down.
Because Life is full of uncertainties; the one
you pull up today, may be the one to hold
your hands and prevent you from falling