It isn’t where you came from. It’s where you’re going that counts. – Ella Fitzgerald

It isn't where you came from. It's where you're going that counts. - Ella Fitzgerald

Meaning of this Quote

Your birth is not under your control. You cannot do anything about your birth. You can see the first light anywhere, and wherever, It’s beyond your control. However, where you will go in your life is under your control. You are the only person who can take control of your life.

No one is capable of taking control of your life. So, you have to make sure that you are living your life precisely. In case, if you become dependent on anyone, you will not be able to find out the happiness that you desire.

Therefore, to get the happiness that you seek, you have to make your own decisions. In this process of building yourself, you will learn a lot of things. The first thing that you will learn is how to take care of yourself.

The day, when you will discover this lesson, no one can stop you from receiving the desired success of your life. We have already discussed that your birth is not your fault. But, if you fail in your life, it will be your fault. So, live your life in such a way that you don’t have any regrets while dying.