Surround yourself with the purest, most meaningful inspiration. There are many forces competing for your attention. There are infinite pleasures waiting to be experienced. But which is better? The article imploring you to check out this summer’s hottest bikini styles, or the essay that encourages you to explore the mysteries of nature on a walk in the woods?
Don’t trust the experts. You used to listen to their advice on everything from how to flirt, to hanging curtains, to avoiding going to hell. Now you realize you can search within yourself for the answers, and decide which questions even matter. Seek out wise people whose advice makes some kind of deep, true sense to you. Seek out the wise people who help you see that you don’t (always) have to trust the experts anymore.