an Empty Life

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One of the greatest lessons we learn from wisdom is the one who can live with the least lives best.

Acclaim, rewards, possessions, admiration, respect are what the world treasures. We spend our time, energy and passion earning, taking and reveling in these transient things.

A wise person does not place their worth in what can be lost, stolen or dissolved easily. Instead they seek that which lasts, will not fade, is incorruptible.

Being fully alive begins with emptying ourselves of that which cannot satisfy.

blessings,
@BrianLoging
http://www.thewannabesaint.com

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About thewannabesaint.com

thewannabesaint.com is a place for sojourners walking this spiritual path called life. - Brian Loging, brian@thewannabesaint.com, is lead writer at tWS. He is also a speaker, author, poet.

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