Updated: Aug 23, 2021
It’s quite easy to get caught up in whatever might be going on around you and lose sight of the bigger picture.
The bigger picture is important though.
What drives you?
What gets you out of bed in the morning?
What gives your life meaning?
What is it you’re supposed to be doing and are you doing it, if not, why not?
These are all really big questions and you can get really bogged down in trying to answer them.
In this case, it may seem as if even engaging with the big picture seems futile as you may never really get the answers you’re looking for.
In saying that however, I do think it’s a useful exercise.
To put life (and your place in it) into some kind of perspective will help you navigate it little bit better.
It’s not about getting fixated on the big picture, but it’s more about reminding yourself sometimes that in the great scheme of things, some things are probably not such a big deal when other more important things are.