Every challenge in our lives presents us with a choice point, an opportunity to make the most suitable decision possible for our highest good. We can choose to react, which creates war or we can choose conscious action, which creates peace.
There's a lot of bad news these days. But sometimes something happens that pierces all that negativity and reminds you of people's potential for goodness and deepens one's belief in humanity. It happened to me just the other day.
Hearing those words was a reminder of how much control I have over my life and how I don't want to be the side character in my own life story. This simple advice is just so direct and honest that I can't help but be inspired by it.