There is a catchy song out with the line “This is gonna be the best day of my life.” I wonder what that would look like.
I tried to think of what I would identify as the best day of my life so far. I was stumped. Should it be the day that had the biggest consequences (e.g.: I started college) even though that first day itself was pretty scary? Should it be the day where something was completed (e.g.: I got my doctorate) even though sitting through another graduation ceremony probably wasn’t the most fun I’ve ever had? Should it be a day of leisure (e.g.: on vacation in Punta Cana) or a day of exhilaration at work (e.g. passage of the strategic plan)?
I was reminded of a quote I have seen on cards: “We don’t remember days, we remember moments.” How true that is for me.
So even though I am tempted to sing along with American Authors and have hope that today is gonna be the best day, I think I will settle for creating some great moments. How about you — can you create one of your best moments today?