“Sometimes you face difficulties not because you’re doing something wrong, but because you’re doing something right.” –Joel Osteen
Wouldn’t life be simpler if all our problems stemmed from doing something wrong? Then we’d know we were on the wrong track and could begin looking for the right one to make our troubles go away! ;-D!
One thing I know for sure is that whether I’ve been on the wrong track or the right one, difficulties have rarely been far behind. And if I go very long without difficulties, I seem to go out of my way to screw something up so that difficulties can quickly find me again!
I’ve either got a bad case of self-flagellation or a good understanding as to how difficulties often eventually lead to learning, growth, and hopefully, wisdom.
Sometimes I wonder which it is…