Human Parts
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Human Parts

Giving Up Can Be Good for Us

We let go of what’s wrong so we can make room for what’s right

Photo: Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images

For every one time you succeed, there will be about 10 or more instances in which you have to give up on what isn’t working.

In those dozen or so moments, it will feel like certain failure. However, you aren’t seeing the full picture yet. Most people stay at jobs they don’t like, in…

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Brianna Wiest

Brianna Wiest

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Author of 101 Essays That Will Change The Way You Think, The Mountain Is You and others. Visit briannawiest.com to find my books and more.