Such a great read on change and personal growth. Worth reading the whole article linked below.
You’re getting good at this, at this new thing. If you keep at it long enough, you’ll master it. Then it will define you more than that other thing, if you just stick with it. This new, wonderful activity will take the place of that other thing: that thing you don’t like to think about, that asterisk next to your name.
Source: How You’ll Survive — Personal Growth — Medium
Time to leave now, get out of this room, go somewhere, anywhere, sharpen this feeling of happiness and freedom, stretch your limbs, fill your eyes, be awake, wider awake, vividly awake in every sense and every pore. – Stefan Zweig
Turn around, look at your life and decide right now if this moment, this place makes your pulse race and your heart bend. If there’s not a fluttering feeling in the deepest part of your soul, questioning and absorbing everything around you, get out right now.
If you feel comfortable, content and unchallenged… stand up and walk away. Make plans or don’t make plans, but whatever you do, leave this place and find somewhere new.
Source: Staying Is Settling: Why You Need To Move At Least 5 Times In Your Life