Do you consume, or do you create?
Even if you choose to create, do you have the inner substance to create things that are meaningful?
Andy Crouch, author of Culture Making, makes the case that the way of practice–the way of nurturing the inside by enduring the hard and initially unsatisfying work–is the key to attaining any long-lasting satisfaction in life. Any other ways short-cutting the process will not do it.
This is truly one of the best articles I have read in a while.
“Without practices, even creativity is in the long run unsatisfying. Millions of former bloggers will tell you so.” – Andy Crouch