“Remembering you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.”
These words should erase most of our present fears. We often anticipate the worst and prevent ourselves from pursuing that which our hearts urge us to do. We stop on our tracks and fall into the comfort of what we already know, what we think is to come next even if it’s not what our hearts desire. We mistakenly do so. In time with this frame of mind and actions, we will surely regret not having taken that risk, that leap of faith towards what might have made us happier.
As Steve Jobs said; our time is limited. Let’s enjoy and pursue our dreams. Don’t live half a life because of fear and uncertainty. Security doesn’t exist. Life can take a turn any minute, so why not risk trying to be happy? Challenge your fears and step into the unknown.
Read more at: 12 steps to overcome your fear of making choices in life.