According to Gilbert, studies show that “in the long run, people of every age and in every walk of life seem to regret not having done things much more than they regret things they did.” (read more)
This strikes a deep chord in me. I get distracted by doing things…but my deepest, most core fears are all about missing out. What if I don’t live up to my ideals and dreams? What if I get caught up in pragmatic safety and miss out on the path to real adventure? What if I never actually become the person I was made to be? I don’t want to be driven by fear…but I don’t want to ignore this deep ache either.
What is it for you?