Do read the first post from this series, before reading this one.
Excerpts from the book are in image form, and my insights are in bold, below them.
In this chapter, the author stresses about the importance of choosing our problems well, in order to lead a more meaningful life.
Just before reading the above paragraph, Andy from Headspace spoke about something similar, during the meditation I was doing that day :
How true indeed! Whatever worries/problems you have at the moment, you always have a choice to either let them go, or willingly work towards overcoming them.
The choice :
The responsibility/fault fallacy :
The hand we're dealt :
Victimhood chic :
Change isn't easy :
Note : For a more detailed understanding of the excerpts, do read the book. It’s a brilliant eye-opener!
You can check out Manson’s blog, here.
Thank you for reading! Stay blessed!