General Quotes about Life are often life savers. The most important lesson in life is probably about learning to LET GO and to realize that we are more than just mere bodies.
This serenity prayer was one of the first quotes I printed out and pinned on my pin board in my office, as a daily reminder (sometimes hourly) to not get myself stressed out about things which I simply could not change.
That was when I still believed that I had to change things. Nowadays I am beginning to understand that there is nothing I NEED to change.
When change is due, it will come to me and I will what needs to be done without getting myself too excited, just with the necessary serenity. The serenity prayer is a daily quote which is used at the AA meetings.
What will matter in the end is how much we loved, how gently we lived and how gracefully we let go of things which were not meant for us. Here again the main factor is to LET GO of what we do not need any more.
This quote beginning with "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate" has been attributed erroneously to Nelson Mandela, but in fact it is written by Marianne Williamson and first published in her book Return to Love, which is a reflection on A Course in Miracles.
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