When people talk to me about balance, I want to throw things at them. For real. Because certain words have become catch-alls: cliches, if you will, and full of, well, … nothing. If you google “quotes on balance” everyone from Buddha to the dude that just taught the yoga class with the crazy abs has a quote about how you must find this thing: “it’s something you create, not a destination; blah, blah, blah.” So, instead, here’s some thoughtful insight. Read on for balance, deconstructed.
Cultural Norms and Ramblings
I’ve decided they have no idea what they are talking about and have simply surrendered to a cultural norm. I have a love/hate relationship with cliches and quotes. I’ve come to think of them as fillers. They are sugared words, glazed and mostly well-intentioned.