“We’re all honorary citizens of that primal forest, and our burdens and weaknesses always remain.
They are an ineradicable part of ourselves; they are our humanity.
But when we bring light, the day becomes ours and their power to determine our future is diminished.
This is the way it works. The trick is, you can only brighten the forest from beneath the canopy of its trees . . . from within.
To bring the light, you must first make your way through the bramble-filled darkness.
Excerpt From: Born to Run