"Most people's lives are run by desire and fear.
Desire is the need to add something to yourself in order to be yourself more fully. All fear is the fear of losing something and thereby becoming diminished and being less.
These two movements obscure the fact that Being cannot be given of taken away. Being in its fullness is already within you. Now"
--taken from the book, Stillness Speaks, by Eckhart Tolle.
This made me really stop and think. I just loved it and so I am sharing it with you here.