There is no potential to keep material possessions beyond the time available in this life, focus on what has the longest term potential to make you the happiest.
Within each moment is the opportunity to harness your desires by putting effort into what you wish to achieve to make that moment special.
Have a firm belief in your strong intuitive ideas, beliefs, and thoughts irrespective of what others may try to do to convince you otherwise. Only surrender a belief or idea once exacting evidence is provided to indicate otherwise. Be firm with your convictions but also be flexible to modify or change your stance with sufficient evidence indicates it would be ideal to reconsider your opinions.
Make your own future, don't rely on fate to control your destiny.
The future that you can imagine is there waiting for you, all it takes it is the energy of thought and action to achieve your destiny.
Life can throw curve balls, surprises both pleasant and alarming, the chances of which all depend on the circumstances of the life that you are living. Do what is necessary to change the conditions that bring about what occurs that displeases you. Ensure that you are focused on positive enlightening thoughts, but ensure to avoid any over thinking of negatives - which will only compound them.
What you want and what you need in retrospect have different perceptions. Always pursue what you need as a priority rather than what you simply just want in the moment.
Others will capture the very essence of your life, the purpose of your being, then turn that into serving their purpose rather than your own.
Whatever you face can be broken down into its simplest form; even the most complexed matters can be separated into units that are easier to comprehend. The mind has the propensity to complicate issues, blowing them out of all proportion, into states more complicated than they really are. Always keep matters you need to deal with in the simplest form possible.