Slowly and deliberately become a master of your own sovereignty. And then, find the load that is yours to carry and carry it.
But consider Stewart Brand. In 1968, he opened the Whole Earth Catalog: “we are as gods and might as well get good at it.” At that quintessential moment of the Boomers coming of age, he sensed a choice.
It seems odd that in this moment of so much consequence, when it is possible that everything is at stake and that we are at the threshold of unspeakable power that the most wise and most intelligent thing that can be urged is “grow the hell up.”