Allegra Stein

Allegra Stein

New York / Expedition Leader for Life
Allegra Stein
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Here's something deep and meaningful and profound for your IG feed.

Here's something deep and meaningful and profound for your IG feed.

I've been taking issue lately with the quest for "happy" and the idea that a good life is a "happy" life. It leaves no room for the wide range of emotions a full life actually includes and it suggests that to NOT be happy is somehow a flaw or lacking. What if it's not happiness but contentment we want to rediscover?  What if it's within emotional  neutrality that we find ourselves again. Homeostasis. Equilibrium. The balance you were born with.

I've been taking issue lately with the quest for "happy" and the idea that a good life is a "happy" life. It leaves no room for the wide range of emotions a full life actually includes and it suggests that to NOT be happy is somehow a flaw or lacking. What if it's not happiness but contentment we want to rediscover? What if it's within emotional neutrality that we find ourselves again. Homeostasis. Equilibrium. The balance you were born with.

This line. So critical and so easy to avoid. Which side are you spending most of your time on?

This line. So critical and so easy to avoid. Which side are you spending most of your time on?

The rest is out of your control.

The rest is out of your control.

Just this.

Just this.

Me wondering how I got so lucky as to spend time around the fire with such amazing women. // We go again in August. You should be there. (Link in profile) #campfirecoaching

Me wondering how I got so lucky as to spend time around the fire with such amazing women. // We go again in August. You should be there. (Link in profile) #campfirecoaching

Motivational Poster Project on Behance

Motivational Poster Project on Behance

Motivational Poster Project on Behance

Motivational Poster Project on Behance