Watching my kids make beautiful things and seeing how frustrated when they don’t think they’re successful at something makes me all the more aware that getting caught up in this idea of success is a waste of time.

Scientists estimate it can take 1,000 years for a unit of water to make it’s way around the world’s global currents. However, if you look at the oceans from space, they appear to not be going anywhere. We think of success as a journey of sorts, as fulfillment as being “out there” and success means we have reached that place. There’s a secret to success, however, and it’s not “thinking outside the box” or having a “can-do attitude.” The secret is…