The things we wish would come to pass.
The lives we want to experience.
The stuff we want to have.
There are all kinds of different ways to look at the hopes and dreams you have for your life.
Charles Schultz said, “I think I’ve discovered the secret of life – you just hang around until you get used to it.”
“He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher… or, as his wife would have it, an idiot” wrote Douglas Adams.
“The art of life is the art of avoiding pain,” said Thomas Jefferson.
Jim Carrey said, “I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.”
What’s your view of having dreams in life and trying to reach them?
This week I’ve asked several of my friends to share their thoughts regarding chasing after hopes and dreams. Some are in the middle of making huge transitions; others are writing or have just written books; still others are wondering if their dreams cause more pain than good.
I hope you’ll follow along.
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