“Our lives improve only when we take chances and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.” ~Walter Anderson

In the last two days I’ve had two conversations with people where our nerves have come up. Both times, my friends have said to me that they are always imagining the worst case scenario in their heads which builds their anxiety and often limits the risk that they are willing to take.

Truth is, this is the guiding voice of wisdom for most of us. The question we have to ask ourselves is then: is this fear improving my life?