ran into a text this morning, relates to my recent thoughts :

“Looking at life from both sides means we stand back and observe the observable, hopefully in a nonjudgmental fashion. We see the light, we acknowledge the shadows. It is from both sides that we gain perspective, balance and most importantly integration. Life is not black and white, nor are clouds, nor is love. Nothing in our world is that static. We live life on the fulcrum, constantly balancing give and take, win and lose, up and down, joy and pain. If we plunge to any extreme with the hope of remaining there, we are bound to be disappointed. Life itself does not have the power to disappoint us however, only our illusions about life can do this. We can choose to recall certain poignant moments, but they may prove to be illusory when we examine them more carefully. Two people involved in a swept-away romance are both going to experience rapture perhaps, but would describe that experience quite differently.”


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