Every Saturday, Hal O’Leary on Yareah Magazine. Read today article: Mediocrity
At the risk of surprising some of you, I think it might be said that there is something to be said for mediocrity. All too many of us assume that to have led a mediocre life is not to have really lived life to its fullest. There are those of us who might consider it a sin to have been satisfied with our mediocrity. There is also the suspicion that without a great passion that drives us to the heights of whatever, life has been somehow wasted.
I once had a dear friend who was convinced that humanity was in dangerous decline because it was losing its passion and with that passion, a purpose. His argument seemed sound enough until I questioned what he meant by purpose… More here http://yareah.com/1622-saturyday-opinion-just-halk-mediocrity-by-hal-oleary/