Peace, Love, Courage

Megan - Girard, Kansas
Entered on October 5, 2008
Age Group: 18 - 30
Themes: courage, love, peace
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Peace, Love, Courage

We all find those little sayings or quotes or poems that we read to be uplifting and meaningful to us in some way or another. My meaningful saying is peace, love and courage, those three words are very important to me. They explain the stages in my life and the way I live my life. Peace is the peace you have with in yourself and the peace you have with others. Love is the love you have for yourself and for others. Courage is the courage you have to let go. Peace with in yourself is to be able to be confident with yourself and know that you are a great person and you deserve to reach the goals you set for yourself. Loving yourself is very important you must love yourself before you try to love someone else. Loving yourself is first and for most important before you can truly love someone else. Letting go of someone is something in life that we have to do but it is not a task that anyone ever wants to do. The courage to do this only comes when you have found your peace and love. Finding a person to fill and help you achieve those three things is something I always wanted for myself. Fortunately and unfortunately I found that very person for me. Fortunately I was able to find the person at a young age and know what it feels like to deeply love someone and deeply be in love. Unfortunately my courage was tested when he passed away at a young age of 22 from cancer. I will never forget the things I learned in my life, or the things that he taught me. Neither he nor I ever knew how much we taught each other, but I will honor and thank him everyday for it all. I find myself going back to the beginning and now I need to find my peace again. I know my courage will never change but my peace and my love will always continue to change. I hope one day that I will find someone that helps me continue my path and help me with my peace, love, and courage in all meaning of my life.