Thoughtful Thursday: Hardship

“Don’t be too quick to draw conclusions from what happens to you; simply let it happen. Otherwise it will be too easy for you to look with blame… at your past, which naturally has a share with everything that now meets you.”
Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet

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9 thoughts on “Thoughtful Thursday: Hardship

  1. The less we understand the more meaningful a lesson or challenge can become in our lives – and vice versa! If we limit the meaning too quickly we keep ourselves from seeing the full picture, or at least it takes much longer!

    1. Jumping quickly to conclusions derails us slightly off the path. Instead of seeing things through, we accept some things as is based on our limited perception.

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