hi, i'm caleb. i love the life God has given us, because it is a great gift. i just graduated high school and have been living in the golden state - california. this year i am currently living abroad in germany. i love jesus, music, foreigners, and the ocean. i have one fear, and that is that i will not see every part of the world i desire to.
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"Make a radical change in your lifestyle and begin to boldly do things which you may previously never have thought of doing, or been too hesitant to attempt. So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservation, all of which may appear to give one peace of mind, but in reality nothing is more damaging to the adventurous spirit within a man than a secure future. The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure. The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun. If you want to get more out of life, you must lose your inclination for monotonous security and adopt a helter-skelter style of life that will at first appear to you to be crazy. But once you become accustomed to such a life you will see its full meaning and its incredible beauty."
Growing up is strange. I have gone through so many good byes over the past few months that I have almost become numb to them. However, tonight I heard something that is not normally said. You will meet so many people in life that you don’t have an ultimate reassurance that you will see again, and…
I’m reblogging this because of the repetition this phrase that has happened recently in my life. I literally will meet people on the trains and have an awesome conversation for 5 minutes, and it will end with this. It literally just causes me to think for hours. Then I will come across someone on my travels, hang out with them for a day or two, and yet again, it ends with this. This world is so small, as many people say, but it is insanely large as well. I’m realizing both of these ideas at an insanely fast rate, and the world is becoming an infinitely growing, yet small concept in my mind. I think I could talk in loops about this concept for hours.
«Don’t you dare, for one more second, surround yourself with people who are not aware of the greatness that you are.»