Work: one of the most dreaded 4 letter words in our vocabulary.

Work: the opposite of play.

Work: that which has become our ultimate definer of success.

Work:  that which we play out like a reality show for grand prizes.

Work:  that which we are overly dependent upon because we have increasing desires for goods. We want more and more and will sacrifice our souls to get “it”.

Work: that which results in monetary reward.

Work: the necessary evil of existence.

Work: the imprisonment of spirit and standardization of individual tendencies.

Work:  that time in which we must do what we are told.

Work:  we equate our work success with our self-esteem and our happiness level.

Work: that time in which we are drones in a community being run by toxic incompetents, but we need the money.

Work:  that time in which someone is always the boss of us.

Work: a lot like childhood because we are seeking approval.

Work:  something that sometimes chooses us and traps us day to day.

Work:  that which we train for when we are too young to understand choice and self.

Work:  that which many count down the days till retirement.

Work: that which many count down the hours till lunch or clock out.

Work: a time we don’t count as part of our life; we count work as a means to our life.

Work:  we are told to pick something we love and then it isn’t work. How many have this luxury or love the same thing all the time?

Work: that which we spend most of our time obsessing about and forget that is simply a component of our life and not the most important factor.

Work: the time that we live out the programmed notion that every moment we must be useful.

Work:  As children we played house, tag, board games, competed in sports; as adults the same games are played just moved to the work theater.

Work:   “The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”  Steve Jobs   I disagree.  I think “The only way to do great work is to love yourself.”

Work:  that which is a means for the life one lives and not the definition of that life.

Work:  something that needs to be kept in proper perspective.

Work: those moments we earn money to make the life we want possible.

Work: not life, not you, just something you do for money.

Life: find it within yourself, not only within your work.

Live your dreams,



About the author

Yearning to get to clear on your dreams and put together a real plan to go after them? Let Life Coach, Susan Spira get your journey started to take your turn and start living the life you've always wanted. Download Susan’s FREE Jumpstart! Your Life Kit™ And Start Learning How!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Share This