This I Believe

Ademola - State College, Pennsylvania
Entered on April 30, 2007
Age Group: 18 - 30

I believe in today

In right now, this moment this instant in time

I believe in people

People do exactly what it is they need to do to make them happy

I believe in the ability to love unconditionally

To love without question, to love without consideration for self

I believe in the ability to forgive

Leave in the past what happened then

I believe in my ability to be happy

Happy with you, Happy with me, Happy with us

Simply content

I believe in today

This moment, this place, this setting, this instant in time

I believe in people

People who smile, People who love, People who believe, People who remember

I believe in the ability to love unconditionally

To love without question, to love without consideration for self, to love without expectation

I believe in the ability to forgive

Forgive the lies, forgive the hate, and forgive the past

I believe in my ability to be happy

Happy with you, Happy with me, Happy with us

I believe in acceptance

Accepting that gas prices are high, that gay marriage is alright, and that we live in a diverse world

Simply content

I believe there is more

More to see, More to learn, More to live, More to Me, More to us

I believe in ones ability to pass on happiness

Pass on a smile, Pass on a thought, Pass on a memory, Pass on name

I believe in the meaning

The means of life, the meaning of love, the meaning to hate

I believe in religion

The Tipitaka, Bible, ?ruti, Qur’an, Tanakh

Simply content

I believe in days

Christmas, Valentines Day, Thanksgiving, New Years

I believe in creation

The creation of a human being, the creation of day, the creation of night

I believe in just being

Being who you want to be, where you want to be, and how you want it to be

I believe in having a dream

Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, Mahatma Gandhi, Henry David Thoreau

I believe in having different feelings

The look of being mad, fear, surprise, curiosity, acceptance

I believe in having a family

For support, love, food, and shelter

Simply content

This I believe…