Going to Be


Every time I fail – I get stronger

Every time I lose – My desire grows

Every time I feel pain – I work harder

Every time I slack – I pull the rope tighter

Every time something bad happens – I look for a lesson

Im going to be so good they can’t ignore me

For every unreturned call

Every ignored text

For every time you forget about me

For all those times you don’t see how bad it hurts

Those pieces of my heart I put out there – only to see them unappreciated and thrashed

For all those times…I use the pain…as my motivation

To be so good

You wont be able to



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    Cake Stories by Lauren
    March 10, 2013 at 12:50 pm

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    March 10, 2013 at 1:16 pm

    I absolutely LOVE this!!! 😀 😀

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    March 10, 2013 at 1:43 pm

    Reblogged this on Unleashed Suppresions and commented:
    This post has got to be the single-most inspirational thing I’ve ever read in my life. I am a CONSTANT work in progress. I strive to be the best person I can be and I try to improve myself in all facets of my life. Every. Single. Day. If the following doesn’t motivate you in some way, then I don’t know what will. MAJOR thank you to “The Better Man Project” for this unbelievably inspirational post.

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    March 10, 2013 at 2:08 pm

    This is amazingly beautiful keep it up

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    Steamboat Friday
    March 10, 2013 at 2:43 pm

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    This post is so beautifully written, almost speaks the thoughts I have had on my mind for the past few months! Its nice to read it and feel assured of the positivity. In some ways it does remind me of Muhammad Ali’s How Great I Am speech.

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    The Laughing Duck
    March 10, 2013 at 2:50 pm

    To be so good you won’t be able to ignore me – one of the best articulated idea of inspiration if there ever was one

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    March 10, 2013 at 3:39 pm

    Absolutely fabulous!!

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    March 10, 2013 at 3:51 pm

    Motivation to the max! Wow..wow..wow! Best piece ever I’ve read from your site!

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    March 10, 2013 at 3:52 pm

    Reblogged this on Grandma Says.. and commented:
    Look what I found on my adventure..need some inspiration? Read this!

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    Wesley Butler
    March 10, 2013 at 3:52 pm

    You’re a really great motivator! I’ll come to your blog everyday before I start for the day.

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    March 10, 2013 at 7:46 pm

    Awesome inspiration! Reblogging on http://www.simplycarolann.com as my Monday Motivation on 3/11/13. 😉

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    March 10, 2013 at 8:07 pm

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    Awesome – love this!

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    March 10, 2013 at 8:08 pm

    Love this – reblogged! Thanks

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    March 10, 2013 at 8:24 pm

    I always find strength after reading your blog..thank you Evan..

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    March 11, 2013 at 2:58 am

    You always seem to write the right thing at the right time Evan. Love your work!

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    March 11, 2013 at 4:15 am

    everytime i’m looking for something meaningful and profound I find it here.

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    March 11, 2013 at 10:30 pm

    As usual, loved the posting!

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    March 12, 2013 at 1:53 am

    You inspire Evan. Thank you. <3

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    March 12, 2013 at 10:28 am

    Amazing post! I was always told to never give them a reason to stop you!

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    March 17, 2013 at 9:16 pm

    definitely need to read this. Rough time in my life and it’s post like this that just keep reminding me to be stronger.

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    March 17, 2013 at 9:17 pm

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