Thursday, 24 July 2014

Quote Of The Month: July 2014


Hi loves! I recently went out shopping and whilst walking down the lanes just wondering around I heard a little girl say to her mum and her friend 'Mum you know what, when I grow up I wanna become something big!' Her mum replied 'I'm sure you will' turning around to her friend saying 'Oh she is such a dreamer, she always has her head in the clouds' and I immediately thought 'how rude?!'

Back home I couldn't stop thinking about this little girl picturing her perfect future and thought when did the word 'dreamer' become something bad? 

I personally think being a dreamer as a child is immensely important. In fact, having dreams no matter how old you are is important, it keeps you going. I've always been a dreamer and my whole life I've had people, even family members, tell me to keep my feet on the ground, to start living in reality. But that was something I never could. 

Of course I know that the dreams you have as a child may not be the dreams you have as an adult but I certainly think that some dreams will always stick with you. Take me for an example, from a very early age I knew that some day I wanted to leave the country and experience the world. I also knew that I wanted to be part of the entertainment industry (not necessarily in front of the camera though) and by the age of fifteen I had it all figured out. I had a plan - I wanted to become an artist manager travelling the word with the artists I would manage and move to England to start fresh. But even at that age I still had family members who wanted to talk me out of it and friends who laughed at me but I stuck with it and now I know it was all worth it. By now I already had the chance to work with one of the worlds biggest record label, got to know a bunch of important people in the industry and in October I'm gonna start my studies in music business at the university I always wanted to. Even though I still have a long way to go I know that some day I'm going to get there because I will never stop picturing this life until it turns into reality. 

What I'm trying to say is that we shouldn't laugh when people dream cause we all to it. Just think about it. Did you ever think about what you would want to happen a year from now, a month from now or even a week from now. Yes? Guess what, that's called dreaming. That's why we should encourage the dreamers to keep going and to never stop dreaming. I mean what would life be like without dreams? Would we have a goal, an inspiration which keeps us going? I don't think so...

What do you think? Do you think we should be proud to be called a dreamer? Tell me about your dream in the comments no matter how big or small it is I would love to read what inspires you to keep going.

6 comments:

  1. I love this post, it's so important to never lose faith in your dreams. Regardless of whether you achieve them, or if you don't - they're still just as important. I often find myself day dreaming about so much, they help me stay grounded and keep me motivated to be the best version of myself possible.

    Jemma @ Jemma In Words

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    1. Thank you so much, it really means a lot to me! Love that! Day dreaming is a great way to keep a connection with your dreams, I always do it. I find that sometimes, when life gets in the way, we forget about our dreams and where we wanna be so day dreaming is a great way to remember where you want to be some day! xo, Marie

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  2. Love this! Everyone deserves to dream!
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    1. Thank you so much! Exactly & nobody's dreams should be questioned! xo, Marie

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  3. So well written! Really inspiring and I agree 100 % with what you're saying. You and I have basically the same dream to be honest! I'm going to study performance design at university next month and I am so so so excited to get my dream started!

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  4. Thank you, I'm really glad you like it! How cool, performance design sounds amazing! I'm happy for you, enjoy every second of it! xo, Marie

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