Dear Alexander #008: You’re Not Everyone's Teacher

You feel like you can positively influence a lot of people.

You feel like you have to mitigate pain and suffering in others.

If only you could structure the perfect number of words together in the perfect order you might be able to inspire them on a better path.

Be there for them to listen and offer suggestions…but that is all. Let your actions be the guiding example for those that want to strive for better.

Humble yourself and realise you don’t have to try and change everyone you care for. Sometimes pain and suffering must be left alone. Who are you to intervene anyway?

Remember: You’re not everyone’s teacher.

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