It’s popular these days to claim that a balanced life is impossible to achieve. So why try? I agree that it’s a waste of energy to strive for a perfect balance between your work life and personal life. And it’s certainly not going to be balanced every day, or every week. To the extent that you can integrate the two, by working at something you love and being your own boss, more power to you! But I still think there are ways to restore balance to your life when you find yourself listing to one side and going in circles.
I love this quote:
“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” — Albert Einstein
What else can bicycle riding teach us about life? Here are some lessons I’ve learned: