This is a famous movie quote from the 1986 film, "Ferris Bueller's Day Off." How often do you "stop to smell the roses"? Do you take time to enjoy life's simple pleasures? Or are you constantly rushing from one obligation to the next?
If you don't go after what you want you'll never have it. If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place. - 30 Motivational and Inspirational Picture Quotes
"In the end we only regret the chances we didn't take." So be risky because you would rather look back and say I can't believe I did that instead of I can't believe I didn't do that. I do regret that amazing chance that I didn't take.
I am thankful for my struggle because without it I wouldn't have stumbled across my strength. I am thankful, struggling, and it's so hard, but thankful, and will continue to struggle till I get to where I'm going.