Don’t drink poison just because you’re thirsty.

This week I found this quote from Jay Shetty that read “don’t let your loneliness make you reconnect with toxic people. You shouldn’t drink poison just because you’re thirsty”.

Man, that hits hard. And it’s true!

In Jay Shetty’s book, Think Like a Monk, he notes (and I’m paraphrasing) that it’s better to be alone than to drag on bad relationships.

And it’s absolutely true. These types of relationships make a huge impact on how we experience the world. They can depress us, keep us from healing, and keep us from growing. …

Mikhail Alfon

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