Don't divide things into simple and complex ones. Do everything in a row and it will all be easy. If things are divided into complex and simple, then the simple will become complex, and those that were complex will generate avoidance, fear, and procrastination.
The true way, it is at the same time incredibly heavy, but at the same time light as a feather. You do the impossible, on the one hand, at the limit of your strength, and on the other, you are easy and happy.
Most of the work and good things are so hard and low-paid that it is pointless to do them for money alone. In addition to the current salary, you need an idea and a high goal. This idea is love, beauty, truth, hope, and immortality.
Experience suggests that it is better for a Christmas tree to live in the forest than to make an idol out of it. Indeed, they lead dances around the idol, adorn the idols, and put gifts under its feet. But who are these gifts for? What is there in these dances but an ode to vanity? And the trinkets that hang on the tree, what happens to them when the holiday is over? And in General, why this extra weight, preventing branches from breathing and absorbing the sun.
He who laments about the past or the future is ignorant, for he does not know the beauty of the present. One who does not know about the beauty of the present has forgotten the beauty of the past and does not see the beauty of the future.
Anyone who brags about their happiness or talks too much about it is probably lying, trying to prove to themselves that their suffering is a lie. As for me, I will not wish my happiness to anyone, because happiness is a cross. It is easy and joyful to bear your own cross, but it is a heavy burden to bear someone else's cross.
A curious paradox, as long as you are in the middle, you are zero. Shifting to the extreme increases one extreme, turning the second extreme into a pea, and you into a Princess on a pea. Thus, the extreme ones carry two huge weights, one of which is like a kilogram of nails, and the second is like a kilogram of fluff.