There is no Need

Thought this is worth sharing in a world where everyone is trying to prove themselves through arbitrary measures.

Find Your Middle Ground

This poem by Steve Taylor really resonates with me and what I stand for in Finding Your Middle Ground. Set aside some time to pause and reflect on these words. Listen for the quiet voice within that already knows that there is no need.

inside the Trump penthouse Photo from guestofaguest.com

There’s no need to surround yourself with luxury
to treat yourself to the best of everything
metallic fridges and designer bags
the colours of the season, the car of the year
to show others that you’re special
and feel incomplete when you can’t.

You don’t need daily doses of good news
to lift your mood when you feel glum.
You don’t need compliments or presents
or flirtatious smiles across the room
to keep you happy with yourself
or hourly fixes of pleasure
to set your brain cells jingling
and frustrate you when they don’t.

There’s no need to say the right thing
to be…

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2 thoughts on “There is no Need

    1. Agreed, this is a universal truth it seems since it’s very relatable even in my country where people seem to aspire to things respected by others rather than themselves.

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