I’ve made an impact in so many areas at the age of 24, they’re small moral, and spiritual victories to me that mean a lot and keep me motivated. I still have much more to accomplish but self appreciation never hurts. Put all your energy towards the good, in every level of your life, and watch what becomes of your surroundings. Accomplish your dream.
Watching the Godfather over thanksgiving, Vito told Michael,
"Women and children can be careless, but not men."
That phrase changed my outlook on my own understanding of what it means to be a man with a set goal.
You have to make yourself accountable in all areas of your own life.
“Mandela will never, ever be your minstrel. Over the next few days you will try so, so hard to make him something he was not, and you will fail. You will try to smooth him, to sandblast him, to take away his Malcolm X. You will try to hide his anger from view.”—