Staring at an ocean sky
Mouthing sad words
Unable to comply
And mourning the day that
The sunshine went away
When all you had back then were happy times
And now all you have is grey…
The difference between want and need is like the difference between hunger and appetite.
Your hunger can be satiated.
Your appetites, however, are often endless.
Things can be made infinitely better for you by clearly differentiating between the two.
Then expending your time and energy on the essentials of life. Consuming and wasting less.
However, making the distinction between the essential and the superfluous is not as easy at it should be…