No man is content with his lot 英文諺語
No man is content with his lot 無人能滿意於自己的命運
People seem to be dissatisfied with what they have, and want other things. Here the ‘lot’ in ‘content with his lot’ means ‘condition’, ‘share of worldly reward’. We are none of us satisfied with the way we have to live and the work we have to do.
One morning I found myself unhappy and I could feel myself falling into depression. I disliked my job, where I was living, and where my life was headed overall. I decided at the beginning of the year to take a year off of school to work two jobs to save money and on my time off, travel. I am happiest when I am traveling. I feel most at home watching a sunrise or sunset away from my everyday life. So naturally when I would travel and come back “home” I was more upset and unhappy with my life. I started to really pray and meditate and ask for clarity and direction with where to go with my life. It was not long before I realized that I had spent my entire life living for others. Everything from the clothes I wore to deciding what my major would be in school was chosen with other people in mind. The expectations of my parents, grandparents, and family had completely ruled my world.
And then it hit me…
YOU CAN DO WHAT EVER YOU WANT TO DO!