Just a quote

It is better to live your own destiny imperfectly than to live an imitation of someone else’s life with perfection. ~ The Bhagavad Gita

I came across this quote this evening and it struck a chord with me. Especially as I cannot imitate someone else’s life with anything near perfection. I may as well be imperfectly following my own destiny than imperfectly following someone else’s path. Often I need to remember this, and the courage to believe it.

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About Zaiene

In the hustle and bustle of everyday life I am inspired by so many different ideals of how to live a happy, fulfilled and productive life but struggle to get around to it. Large scale changes are intimidating and difficult to sustain, so this is my bite-sized life experiment. Each week*, I will find one thing in my life to drop and one thing to add. I will try to drop things that have a negative, unhealthy or over-absorbing effect on my life. I will try to add things that will have a positive, healthy, empowering or useful effect on my life. The experiment is to see whether I can cope with these changes and whether they really do improve my life. *(I began it as each weekend, as a less intimidating challenge. After about ten months, I felt that I wanted whole-week - well, Monday-to-Friday - challenges.)
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