Friday, May 19, 2006

You're Too Busy

You're too busy being busy that you forgot you're already busy.

You're too busy thinking whether you can make it or not and forgetting whether you should make it or not.

You're too busy taking orders that you forgot your own orders.

You're too busy doing what you're doing and forgot what you should do.

You're too busy doing what you need to do and forgot what you want to do.

You're too busy listening to other's that you forgot to listen to yourself.

You're too busy being the everyday-you that you forgot who are you.

You're too busy helping people and didn't realise you need help yourself.

You're too busy being sad that you forget how to be happy.

You're too busy worrying for others that you forgot to worry about yourself.

You're too busy thinking about what's best for others and forgot what's best for you.

You're too busy earning money and forgot to spend them.

You're too busy learning but never realise you never learn to take a break.

You're too busy wasting your life that you didn't realise you're already a complete waste.

You're too busy spending money that you didn't realise you haven't any left.

You're too busy complaining what you don't have that you forgot what you already have.

You're too busy asking for more and forgetting you already have more than you need.

You're too busy envying others and didn't realise others are envying you.

You're too busy taking and didn't realise you never give.

You're too busy being someone else you're not and never realise you're lost in yourself.

You're too busy getting pretty and forgot you're already gorgeous.

You're too busy being perfect that you didn't realise that's already imperfect.

You're too busy slimming down that you forgot you're already underweight.

You're too busy being free that you never realise you weren't free after all.

You're too busy being responsible that you forgot your actual responsibilities.

You're too busy being in front of the line that you forgot you've reached the finish line.

You're too busy trying to be the best that you didn't realise there's no one else left.

You're too busy dreaming that you forgot the real world.

You're too busy being hypocrite that you forgot how to be real.

You're too busy lying all the time you forgot how to tell the truth.

You're too busy remembering the bad ones and forgot all the good ones.

You're too busy picking at people you forgot your giant weakness.

You're too busy being angry and forgot how to forgive.

You're too busy complaining with how life is so unfair that you forgot when it's fair.

You're too busy being right that you didn't realise you're wrong.

You're too busy moaning that you forgot how to thank.

You're too busy sulking that you forgot how to smile.

You're too busy being old and forgot how to be young.

You're too busy being an adult you forgot how to have fun.

You're too busy reading typing this and forgot you've repeated them. =)

Cheers.

1 comment:

Ianfluenza said...

Yeah I noticed a few repetitions, although they were not in the exact words. Maybe those were the few lines that you strongly emphasise on?

Very nice piece on striving yet knowing when to stop and re-assess one's self before moving on again.