Tag Archives: resilience

The balance

is understanding that the amount of energy you put into this world is the amount of energy you need to receive © Meisaan Chan

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The choice

No one can make you resilient; you must do it yourself © Meisaan Chan

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The limits of resilience

It doesn’t matter how thick or dense is the wood if it is exposed to fire long enough it will burn turn to ash © Meisaan Chan

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Samurai litmus test

If you moan about how wisdom comes in fire, if you whine at her hardship, you are not yet a samurai © Meisaan Chan

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Increments

The sun does not flounce into the sky with one brilliant leap but slowly crawls up the canvas in its own shifting light – even the most important thing to the earth comes in increments! – so, too, with discipline, … Continue reading

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Remembering the context

“Make a tunnel through the mountain of hardship and pain,” God says. “That is hard to do,” I say. “There are people who will follow you,” God says. © Meisaan Chan

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Digging in

Digging in to find the joy stubborn, adamant: there must be joy here and then finding it © Meisaan Chan

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