Dan Pink shares this reality check from the comedian Louis CK:
It’s easy to take progress for granted. Amazing things become commonplace. It’s even easier for Generation Yers like me to ignore all the leaps and bounds. We grew up with the Internet – how crazy is that?
But there are so many opportunities to experience wonder and gratitude, even for simple things like going to the supermarket, taking transit, borrowing books from the library. People wonder why I’m so happy–well, that’s it! Everything is amazing. =)
And heck, I’m still profoundly thankful that someone figured out how to domesticate cats. <grin>
Everything is amazing. Are you happy?