When you’re trying hard to experience something special in life, you’re actually chasing your desires without being aware of them.
The funny thing is when you try hard to get special experiences from life, you miss whatever is right in front of you.
That means every experience is worth it. Whether it’s something you desired or not.
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On small occasions during the day, pretend it’s the last time you’ll experience that thing you’re doing.
You can do this for almost everything. That instantly makes us more appreciative of the task we're doing.
“You have to understand that it is your attempt to get special experiences from life that makes you miss the actual experience of life. Life is not something you get; it’s something you experience.”
We often want to change our surroundings because we don’t like them. There’s nothing wrong with trying to change your life.
Instead, view change as optional . Adopt a mindset of,
That way you’re good with any experience in life. It’s a beautiful way to live because no matter what happens, you will be happy and content.
Hyper-consumerism is no longer the only way to live, as millions of people around the world prefer a different life where they buy new experiences instead of products.
Experiences may be better than mindless consumerism, but experiences are still desires, and reality is beyond the pursuit of all kinds of desire.
Make yourself accountable for what you do or don’t do. You don’t have to do things to prove something to others.
Make a To-Do list with your goals, intentions and proposed actions, and try to stick to it.
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