Have you ever imagined on the kind of legacy you are leaving for your children, family, Community, your world? Many people never thought about this and they forget that legacy is something you are creating everyday, whether you like it or not.
According to Vocabulary.com Dictionary, Legacy comes from the Latin verb, legare which originally is defined as “ambassador” or “envoy” but later shifted to mean the money and property a person leaves behind in his will.
All the above definition met its meaning but legacy is beyound that, it can be pathways that guide people in decisions with what to do or what not to do. It can be the story of someone’s life, how they lived the life. The places they went to, the things they did, their failures, their success, goals they accomplished. It is something that someone leaves behind to be remembered by. Creating a legacy is a situation in which your values and successes can live on. By leaving a legacy is by leaving something of benefit or meaningful behind when our corporal existence has ended.
Here are points to ponder on leaving a legacy
– Do those things you are supposed to do and you will earn your name a favourable place in history.
– Igniting your abilities is living according to God’s blueprint for you.
– Give your ability a reasonable responsibility and it will do what it ought to do .
– Motivate yourself and you will be a challenge motivating others.
-Be challenged by the vast ability lying in the inside of you.
-Everybody wants to be motivated, but only few are challenged. Be a challenger.
-Great men attack opportunities; they never wait for it to come.
-Opportunities floating around you, are enough to motivate you.
-You have a unique and limitless ability that does not exist in another person.
-There is a demand placed on your ability, supply it by Igniting it and you will leave a positive legacy.
Our chief want in life is someone to inspire us to be what you really want to be. # RALPH WALDO EMERSON#