“An object imbued with intent — it has power, it’s treasure, we’re drawn to it. An object devoid of intent — it’s random, it’s imitative, it repels us” John Hockenberry, TED
In this moving TED Talk, Tracey Kramer offers a personal parable about how an unwanted experience — frightening, traumatic, costly — turned out to be a priceless gift.
”You can live your life as if nothing is a miracle… or as if everything is a miracle.”
“You think this is just another day in your life, it’s not just another day. It’s the one day that is given to you… today. It’s given to you. It’s a gift. It’s the only gift you have right now. And the only appropriate response is gratefulness”