The Hard Truth About Your Future

Forge Financial Freedom
4 min readNov 25, 2019

The future, a lot of people dread it, some people look forward to it, but almost nobody tries to do anything to change it. Everyone on Earth seems to think the future is in someone else’s hands, whether that’s the government, the economy, or religion.

The world is plagued by things like corruption, climate change, and mass oppression. Everybody believes someone else will handle it, what can one person do? I’m not powerful, I’m don’t have the skills necessary, and I’m not rich enough.

But a great man once said “You have to be the change you wish to see in the world?”

What Does This Mean?

In order to change in the world you have to change yourself, improve yourself and the environment around you. If you can manage to make small improvements in your life and local area, there’s a good chance that you become a beacon of inspiration for others and they will follow your example.

So if you make a change within yourself, the idea that change is possible spreads like a wildfire, and if everyone becomes the change they wish to see in the world, the world itself changes.

How To Change Your Future

If things aren’t so great in your life, you must take full responsibility for whatever circumstances you are in, even if it really doesn’t seem like any of it is your fault.

It’s not popular to think this way in our day and age but if you are in a bad situation, 99% of the time, there is something that can be done. So if you are stuck it is 99% your fault.

It’s easy to blame the government for letting corporations give us bad wages, and it’s also easy to be angry at politicians for lying about bringing us change.

But honestly, while it may be harder to take matters into your own hands, it’s more rewarding to feel like you have some kind of control in your life. You have the power to do something…

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