Most things living inside you are harmful. Like a tapeworm. Or insecurity. But there is one thing that desperately wants to live inside of you that is the complete opposite of harmful. In fact, it’s the one thing that can guide you to living a fulfilling life in an empty world.
I can’t believe I said that. Why did I do that? Where did that come from? Emotions can get the best of us. If we’re not careful, things like anger, lust, greed, fear, and envy can shape our actions much more than we want them to. Monitoring our behavior is not enough. We need to monitor our hearts.
Everything has a beginning. Every person, every idea, every journey starts somewhere. Whether it's one small step in a new direction or a major event, from that point forward nothing is ever the same.
It's not always comfortable. It's not always easy. But it's a start.