“One thing I practice daily is surrender. I try to surrender to the earth as everything unfolds around me, not judging it, but accepting things as they are. This, of course, is easier said than done. One of my favorite quotes is from philosopher Alan Watts: “To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim, you don’t grab hold of the water, because if you do, you will sink and drown. Instead, you relax and float.”
— Kevin Rose (from Ryan Holiday’s interview with him.)
If you aren’t familiar with Ryan – check out his bestselling The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living.