Sagittarius tattoo meaning: an arrow can only be shot forward by being pulled back. So when life is dragging you back with difficulties, it means that it's going to launch you into something great. So just focus, and keep aiming.
An arrow needs to be pulled back before it is shot forward. A lotus flower grows through the thickest mud before it blooms into a beautiful flower and the semicolon is where an author could have finished a sentence but they didn't, they carried on.