In her single, Who I Am, former Group 1 Crew member, Blanca, sings about the many doubts that often plague so many of us. Doubts that keep us from soaring and hold us back from being all that God created us to be.
“Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.”
― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Dictionary.com defines “strength” as: the quality or state of being strong; bodily or muscular power; vigor. But is that all real strength is? No, because real strength is not found in muscle alone but in a faithful heart, a gentle spirit, and a determined head.
This world is not as easy as a lot of kids think. You can’t expect everyone and everything to come to you as soon as you ask for it. You have to work for what you want, most of the time.
On her latest album, Girl On Fire, Alicia Keys sings about being “the brand new kind of me.”
It’s been a while, I’m not who I was before
You look surprised, your words don’t burn me anymore
Been meaning to tell you, but I guess it’s clear to see
Don’t be mad, it’s just the brand new kind of me
Can’t be bad, I found a brand new kind of free