It is great to become an expert at something, but even our expertise in one very specific area can benefit from working or thinking in different areas. It has been proven to expand our creativity and give the brain a break, and a workout of a different nature.
We do not have to be happy with everything that happens each day, but we should know this: Even though we may not be able to change or prevent these events, we can change our attitude and reaction to them.
With such amazing beauty all around us at any moment, that is further justification of why we should focus and be entirely in the now, with no distracting thoughts to steal the thunder from the simple wonders all around us.
Gold in the eyes makes it hard to see anything else. Let us remember how precious everything is.
We need to plan for today and enjoy today for our spirits, and plan for tomorrow for our materialistic needs to be able to put food on the table and have shelter.