And every day, the world will drag you by the hand, yelling,
“This is important! And this is important! And this is important!
You need to worry about this! And this! And this!”
And each day, it’s up to you to yank your hand back,
put it on your heart and say,
“No. This is what’s important.” ― Iain Thomas
Just like every one of us, there are so many things grabbing at my attention, so many things that I feel like I 'should' put my focus on and energy into, so many things to worry about.
So for today, just for this moment, I place my hand on my heart, breathe and choose to slow down. Because it is only when I slow down and pay attention that I can really start to feel just what is important. Not the things that I have been told are important, but what my heart says really matters.
This is what is important,