So often in life, we get ahead of ourselves. In our frantic day-to-day lives we give into the general anxiety rather than paying attention to the moment itself. I think it would behoove all of us to slow down every once in a while and take stock of the little things and to savor the journey we're on.
Did you know it took astronaut Mike Massimino ten years to achieve his goal? When asked how he found such an endless well of determination and passion, Massimino told author James Altucher that he really lived in the moment, learning from his patience along the day.
One of my favorite quotes is this: