“The best things in life are free.”
“Nothing in life is free.”
These are two very different statements and both have significant ramifications for how and what we choose to pursue in life. Maybe it is possible that both carry truth and are worthy of intellectual pursuit. Well, we will save that for another day because I just celebrated my birthday and over the last nine years I have discovered that in fact some things in life are free (or basically free), especially during your birthday month.
Sometimes we should just learn to love and accept the tiny blessings in life (like birthday freebies).
Dear Self, When will you really start listening to me? You have more inside of you than you ever acknowledge or embrace! I hope today showed you a valuable life lesson — focus more on running YOUR best race at your own pace. Yes, you used to be able to run 4 to 5 miles everyday …
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Dear Self, Are you happy? You have asked yourself this question so many times throughout your life. Whenever people asked you where you envisioned your life in the future, your answer always included that you wanted “to be happy.” If someone asked you right now where you want to be 5, 10, or 20 years …
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