Start using this question as a filter for what you let in and watch your life change.
Through alchemy we can transform one thing into something else. But there’s no going back.
The framing of life as a marathon vs a sprint is misguided. The Jewish holiday of Simchat Torah teaches that they co-exist.
Rosh Hashana reminds us that change isn’t an end-goal, but rather the beginning of a process that leads to transformation.
Finding wisdom and transformation even when nothing goes according to plan.
In an age of instant delivery we want our enlightenment and transformation to be instantaneous. That’s not how it works.
The holiday of Simchat Torah is an example of how life is a spiral, and beginning again is not the same as starting over.